The Premium Subscription is $5.99 per month (plus applicable taxes) and is available for purchase via the CBC Gem app for Android, Apple TV, iPad, and iPhone, as well as on the CBC Gem website (cbc.ca/gem).
New subscribers receive a free, 7-day trial.
You will be charged each month by your subscription provider (Apple, Google, CBC).
You can cancel anytime.
If subscribing to Premium via the CBC Gem app for Android, Apple TV, iPad or iPhone, your subscription will be managed by Google (Google Play) or Apple (Apple Subscriptions).
Any subsequent subscription charges will be done through Google Pay or Apple Pay.
If subscribing to Premium directly on the CBC Gem website (cbc.ca/gem), CBC will be managing your subscription.
The CBC Gem website accepts the following forms of payment:
- Visa Debit
- Debit MasterCard
Please note - only cards with a Canadian billing address will be accepted.
We do not accept American Express, Interac Online, pre-paid credit card gift cards, or PayPal as payment types on the CBC Gem Website (gem.cbc.ca).
If you have American Express, PayPal or a debit card registered as a payment type on your Google Play or Apple accounts, you can sign up for Premium via the Gem app for Roku, Android, Apple TV, iPad or iPhone.
We do not accept payment information via phone, email, or through our help centre.
All transactions need to be processed through the CBC Gem app or website.