There are no age or citizenship restrictions for writing ham examinations in Canada.

Most examinations are conducted by accredited volunteer examiners. To find out where your nearest examiner is located, contact:

    Amateur Radio Service Centre
    Telephone toll free - 888-780-3333
    Fax - 705-941-4607
    E-mail: [email protected]

    The list is also available at

Note: Be sure to ask your examiner for an examination based on the latest question banks.


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