Media in Victoria, British Columbia

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This is a list of media in Victoria, British Columbia.


Frequency Call sign Branding Format Owner Notes
AM 1070 CFAX CFAX 1070 news/talk Bell Media Radio
FM 88.9 CBUX-FM-1 Ici Musique public music Canadian Broadcasting Corporation French
FM 90.5 CBCV-FM CBC Radio One public news/talk Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
FM 91.3 CJZN-FM The Zone modern rock Jim Pattison Group
FM 92.1 CBU-FM-2 CBC Radio 2 public music Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
FM 98.5 CIOC-FM The Ocean soft adult contemporary Rogers Communications
FM 99.7 CBUF-FM-9 Ici Radio-Canada Première public news/talk Canadian Broadcasting Corporation French
FM 100.3 CKKQ-FM The Q active rock Jim Pattison Group
FM 101.9 CFUV-FM CFUV campus radio University of Victoria
FM 103.1 CHTT-FM KiSS FM CHR Rogers Communications
FM 107.3 CHBE-FM Kool FM hot adult contemporary Bell Media Radio
FM 107.9 CILS-FM Radio Victoria community radio Société Radio Communautaire Victoria French

Defunct stations[edit]


There are two local stations, two rebroadcasters, and one community channel in Victoria. Victoria is the only Canadian provincial capital without a local CBC Television or Ici Radio-Canada Télé station. The region is considered to be a part of the Vancouver television market, receiving most stations that broadcast from across the Strait of Georgia, including CBUT-DT (CBC Television), CIVT-TV (CTV), and CHAN-DT (Global). As a consequence, Victoria's terrestrial television stations are either independent or associated with Canada's secondary television systems rather than with the main networks.

OTA virtual channel
OTA channel Shaw Cable Call Sign Network Notes
6.1 49 (UHF) 6 CHEK-DT Independent
21.1 21 (UHF) 7 CHNU-DT-1 Joytv Rebroadcaster of CHNU-DT (Fraser Valley)
27.1 27 (UHF) 13 CKVU-DT-2 City Rebroadcaster of CKVU-DT (Vancouver)
53.1 23 (UHF) 12 CIVI-DT CTV Two
4 Shaw TV Community channel for Shaw Cable subscibers

See Media in Vancouver for a full list of Vancouver broadcasters.