About Us

The National Campus and Community Radio Association / l’Association nationale des radios étudiantes et communautaires (NCRA/ANREC) is dedicated to advancing the role and increasing the effectiveness of campus and community radio in Canada. The NCRA/ANREC facilitates communication among Members and provides developmental materials and networking services. It also represents the interests of the sector to governments, industry, and other agencies, and promotes public awareness and appreciation for community-oriented radio in Canada.

We currently have 109 members across Canada.

Our Mission

Our Mission

The mandate and principles of the NCRA were approved by members during previous Annual General Meetings (AGMs). They are still read aloud at every AGM and reflect the will of the membership. Find out more about our organization Mission, statement of principals and objectives here

Our Story

Our Story

This history of the NCRA/ANREC and C/C radio goes back almost 100 years, learn about it here and though our My Community My Radio brand

Our Members

Our Members

There are 109 members of the NCRA/ANREC. You can see the information and the location of each of them, here.


Annual memberships range from $100-2000 depending on station size, and provide all the services listed here!

We also host 3 main training and development in-person events annually.

There are no upcoming events.

Information on NCRC39 in Whitehorse (June 2-5th) coming February

Careers / Job Board

Careers / Job Board

Check out our Job Board here!

Regulatory Support

Regulatory Support

Combined the NCRA/ANREC has over 40 years experience in supporting stations and their interactions with the CRTC, ISED, etc.



We help facilitate local, regional and national adveritsing from non and for-profit organizations. Do you want to advertise on our network?

Discounted Services

Discounted Services

Members get access to discounted Insurance, Health Benefits, Group-buys for podcasting and much more.



The NCRA/ANREC often has microgrants and will help you review and secure local grants, all part of your membership!



Our members get hundreds of supporting doccuments, handbooks, webinars, onliune- and in-person training, mentorship program and one-on-one advice for being a member

Are you looking to start a C/C station?

We can help you with regulatory support, services, benefits, training & education plus much more!

Click here

Our Team

Out team is lead by three staff, ten board members and a regulatory affairs advisor.  The office is based out of Ottawa, with board members all over Canada.

Our Partners

Latest News

The latest news about the NCRA/ANREC

Digital Distribution via !eDDS

Are you an artist or a label looking to get your music sent to campus/community radio stations across Canada? We have the solutions, it’s our !earshot Digital Distribution system. Use the promo code: PHN7NCRA And get 25% off your first …

National Day of Advertising – January 14, 2020

The NCRA/ANREC and its interested participating members will be hosting a National Day of Advertising, which will offer bonuses, deep discounts and special incentives to advertise. More information to come closer to the date, but for details on advertising, check …

National Campus and Community Radio Association joins FRIENDS’ We Choose campaign

Wednesday, August 21, 2019For immediate release Ottawa – The National Campus and Community Radio Association/l’Association nationale des radios étudiantes et communautaires (“NCRA/ANREC”) has thrown its support behind We Choose, a campaign sponsored by the watchdog group FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting. Canadians …


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Interested in joining the NCRA/ANREC

Talk to Staff, or if you are ready: Submit an application below

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Contact Us

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Barry Rooke, Barry@ncra.ca



TECHNICAL SUPPORT AND !earshot PUBLISHER Magnus Thyvold, cjsfmgr@sfu.ca

Board of Directors
PRESIDENT (2019-2020): Adam Glyn, president@ncra.ca

Want to donate to the NCRA/ANREC? You can do so here!

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Contact Info

We'd love to hear from you. If you have questions about how our programs, services or membership possibilities, reachout to us below.

    331 Cooper Street
    Suite 601
    Ottawa, ON,
    K2P 0G5

  • 1.866.859.8086 / (613) 321.1440