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Freight Vehicle Permits

A Freight Vehicle Permit temporarily registers a vehicle in the Yukon to carry on a commercial venture. This permit is issued to carriers who fall into the following categories:

  • Buses
  • Business
  • Escort Vehicles
  • Hauling for Hire
  • Own commercial goods

This permit is completed and issued by Carrier Compliance Officer at either the Whitehorse or Watson Lake Weigh Station;

Therefore, no application form is available to fill out.

When applying for this permit, a carrier will be required to supply the following information before the permit will be issued.

           Copy of valid vehicle insurance

           Copy of valid vehicle registration

           Copy of billing lading

           Copy of driver's license

*Please note: If carrying dangerous goods and a current Dangerous Goods Training Certificate must be carried as well.