How can I submit a Happiness File request?

We regret to inform you that CTV Ottawa will longer be airing the Happiness File.


How do I submit a Weather Watcher drawing for my child?

Drawings should either be:

Emailed to:

Mailed to or dropped off at the Station Reception:

CTV Ottawa
87 George St.
Ottawa , Ontario
K1N 9H7
Attn: Weather Watcher

The following information is recommended, printed clearly on the back of the drawing:

  1. Name of school
  2. Student name
  3. Age and Grade

The size of drawing should be close to an : 8 ½" x 11" or 8 ½" X 14".

The drawing preferably should be a weather/seasonal picture.


What is your contest line phone number, and do you have a toll free number for long distance callers?

Our contest line is (613) 750-1211 or toll free at (888) 750-1211.

Most of our contests air during CTV News at Noon , Mondays through Fridays.

You can also find contest information on our contests page.


If I win a prize from CTV Ottawa , how long do I have to pick it up at the station?

Unless otherwise informed you have 30 days to claim your prize from the date that you won the prize. Please claim your prize in person at CTV Ottawa, 87 George Street between 9am – 6pm at our reception desk.


Can I get footage from an old CJOH-TV or CTV Ottawa program?

Unfortunately we no longer have access to vintage CJOH TV or Carleton Production programs produced at the station. Therefore we are unable to fulfill any such requests


When will CTV Ottawa change to HD?

CTV Ottawa is now available in HD. Click here to learn more.


Is CTV Ottawa available on Bell TV?

Yes. CTV Ottawa can be found on Bell Satellite TV on Channel 229.


How can I get information regarding advertising on CTV Ottawa?

CTV Ottawa provides some of the most effective and affordable advertising value. For more details or for a free consultation, please click here or contact our General Sales Manager at (613) 562-6670.


How can I get a copy of a news story I saw on CTV News?

Individual local stories are available from CTV Ottawa on DVD format for a fee of $60 for businesses and individuals. The fee is $40 for non-profit organizations. This cost includes processing, dubbing, and the DVD. Requests must be made either by calling (613) 224-1313. Please give details describing the story you're looking for, and the date it aired. Should the information be incorrect, an additional research charge will be added to the cost of your dub. Cheques are payable to CTV Television Inc. and must be provided prior to receiving your copy. Our reception is open Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM at 87 George Street, Ottawa, Ontario.