The Canadian Broadcasting Centre is located at 250 Front Street
West, Toronto, with two additional entrances at 25 John Street and
205 Wellington Street West.
CBC Event Coordinators will help plan all details of your event
from security to scenic décor, and offer helpful suggestions
on how to best utilize our spaces. Event Coordinators will coordinate
and oversee all CBC services and arrange necessary internal approvals,
as well as recommend outside suppliers and assist in coordinating
A fully outfitted coatcheck is available for events on the 10th floor. It is the client's responsibility to provide a coatcheck
operator. The coatcheck rooms must be returned to their original
condition, otherwise a $500 fee will apply.
CBC Security officers are required for all events at a cost above
the base rental fee. A list of attendees maybe required in advance
for access to internal facilities.
CBC Cleaning staff is required for all events at a cost above the
base rental fee. Cleaning includes a pre-event clean, on-site staff
during the event and a post-event clean.
The Canadian Broadcasting Centre is a smoke-free building and renters
will be asked to advise guests of this policy.
The catering of food and beverages is permitted in all of our rental
facilities. Clients can select a caterer from our list of recommended
caterers or bring in a reputable outside caterer. Events serving
alcohol must have a liquor license or obtain a Special Occasions
Permit from the Liquor Control Board of Ontario
Décor, Rigging and Lighting
CBC in-house décor, rigging and lighting services are available
at an additional cost. Event Coordinators will
provide quotes as per project
details. All décor, rigging and lighting services by outside
suppliers are subject to approval by CBC's Safety and Building Management
departments. Installations must comply with industry and CBC guidelines.
Compressed and Controlled Substances
In all event facilities, the use of compressed gas of any type
is prohibited, including catering butane cylinders. Propane ovens
may be used outside the building.
Pyrotechnics and Smoke Machines
Pyrotechnics and smoke machines are not allowed in the building
due to fire and safety regulations.
The Broadcasting Centre offers a wide range of equipment available
for rent, including round and rectangular tables, cruiser and bistro
tables, chairs, audio equipment, props and scenic décor.
All event deliveries and load-in should be made at 25 John Street,
through the large freight elevator, which opens to the street and
allows easy access to all event facilities. Motor vehicles cannot
be driven into the elevator and must be parked on the street when
loading in. Deliveries should NOT be made through CBC's loading
dock located at 205 Wellington Street.
All food and beverage deliveries should be made through the back
of the prep area, located through a private laneway, which runs
perpendicular to Wellington Street.