Highways and Public Works

Temporary Operation Permit

This permit is used for the following reasons:

The permit may be issued for personal vehicles or EMPTY commcercial trucks having no valid registration (i.e a licence plact from any jurisdiction). Proof of ownership and valid insurance must be provided.

The Temporary Operation Permit can be valid for up to a maximum of 10 days. The expiry date of the permit must not be after the expiry date of vehicle insurance.

Permit Cost is $10.00.


Application process

This permit is completed and issued by a 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, the applicant will be required to supply the following information before the permit will be issued.

  • Copy of valid vehicle insurance
  • Copy of valid vehicle ownership (i.e. bill of sale)
  • Valid driver’s licence