Shaw Multicultural Channel

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Welcome to the Shaw Multicultural Channel

Shaw Multicultural Channel (SMC) on Shaw basic cable -  Channel 4 in Metro Vancouver and Channel 10 in Calgary, along with Shaw Blue Sky 901, is a cross-cultural and multilingual television station owned and operated by Shaw Cablesystems. SMC is available to Shaw customers in Metro Vancouver and Calgary.


SMC features local and international series in more than 18 languages.  Programs on SMC provide community information,  music and entertainment programming and English-subtitled series that can be enjoyed by all audiences.

SMC also promotes the programs and events of local non-profit organizations, such as MOSAIC and SUCCESS, which support immigrants and refugees in our communities.


Shaw Multicultural General Enquiries:


Viewer Response Line 604.629.3138 

900-1067 West Cordova Street
Vancouver B.C. V6C 3T5

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Program Proposals for Shaw Multicultural Channel 

SMC reviews program proposal submissions for multicultural and cross-cultural television series from local independent producers. We are interested in high-quality local and international productions that meet our programming mandate. Please contact us as to tell us about your proposal idea. Click here for information about the proposal process and to download the Program Application form.


Shaw Multicultural Channel features original and encore programming from Canada and around the world in more than 18 languages.

SMC weekly schedule (pdf) 
South Asian Feature Presentation Schedule (pdf)