TELUS Communications Inc - New Telecommunications Tower on Alert Bay No.1 Reserve, Alert Bay, BC

TELUS Communications Inc is proposing to construct a 48-meter tall monopole telecommunications tower to provide improved high-speed internet access and wireless service to the Namgis First Nation community. Cellular antennas will be mounted at the top of the tower. All of the equipment necessary to operate this facility will reside within a fenced compound located at the base of the tower. This new tower may undergo future modifications or the addition/replacement of antennas.

The site is located at 50°35'43.81"N, 126°56'4.77"W at 49 Atli Street, Alert Bay, BC on the Alert Bay No.1 Reserve.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

2021-01-22 – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada has determined that the proposed project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Spectrum and Telecommunications Sector - Western Region
Erik Van Roosmalen, Spectrum Management Officer
# 430 - 1230 Government Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3M4
Telephone: 250-363-3803
Fax: 250-363-0208

  • Location

    • 49 Atli Street, Alert Bay (British Columbia), on the Alert Bay No.1 Reserve (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    TELUS Communications Inc.
  • Authorities

    • Innovation, Science and Economic Development
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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