Amateurs and Clubs
There are many advantages to joining an Amateur Radio club. Clubs are a great resource and can help ease the transition by pointing you in the right direction: purchasing and setting up the right equipment; helping to explain the terminology; and providing a much-needed social network.
A list of Canadian Amateur Radio clubs from the Atlantic to the Pacific and from Point Pelee to the Arctic is provided below. If your club is not listed, please make sure your club’s President or Secretary submits the required information so it can be included.
|Atlantic Region||NL, NS, PEI, NB||Al Penney, VO1NO|
|Quebec Region||QC||Guy Richard, VE2QG/VE2XTD|
|Ontario North/East Region||ON – postal codes K and P||Allan C. (Al) Boyd, VE3AJB|
|Ontario South Region||ON – postal codes L, M, and N||Phil McBride, VA3QR|
|Midwest Region||MB, SK||Ed Richardson, VE4EAR/VE4VT|
|Western Region||AB, NWT, NU||Ernest Clintberg, VE6EC/VE6ECK|
|British Columbia/Yukon Region||BC, YT||Keith Witney, VE7KW|
The RAC Affiliated Club Program
The RAC Affiliated Club Program provides an opportunity for Canadian Amateur Radio Clubs to provide support to their national Amateur Radio association, Radio Amateurs of Canada.
The program provides valuable services and benefits that enhance the Amateur Radio experience for the club’s members including the RAC Affiliated Club Insurance Program. There are great savings on club liability and equipment insurance.
A list of affiliated clubs can be found at: /affiliated-club-listing/.