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Freight Vehicle Permit - Escort Vehicles

When escorting loads into or out of the Yukon, or point-to-point within the Yukon they must purchase a Freight Vehicle Permit if they have no valid Yukon plate.

A private Yukon plate is sufficient if piloting their own personal goods as long as they must meet the requirement for escort vehicles under Highways Regulations, Section 3.

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 licence