Highways and Public Works

Carrier Compliance

The primary responsibilities for the Carrier Compliance section are: 

  • To promote the safe and efficient movement of goods and people; and,
  • To protect Yukon's highway infrastructure.

This unit enforces Yukon and Federal legislation applicable to the commercial transportation industry. Carrier Compliance also administers transport permits, conducts mechanical and driver inspections, and undertakes mobile weight, dimensions, and commercial driver hours of service enforcement activities throughout the Yukon.

Weigh Stations

Whitehorse Weigh Station - Head Office
Km 1420.4 Alaska Highway

Hours of Operation: 24/7
Telephone: (867) 667-5729
Fax: (867) 393-6408
Email: weighstation.whitehorse@gov.yk.ca

Watson Lake Weigh Station
Km 976.0  Alaska Highway

Hours of Operation: 24/7
Telephone: (867) 536-7400
Fax: (867) 536-7577
Email: weighstation.watsonlake@gov.yk.ca

Haines Junction Weigh Station
Km 0.5  Haines Road

Hours of Operation: unmanned unless indicated
Telephone: (867) 667-5729
Fax: (867) 393-6408
Email: weighstation.whitehorse@gov.yk.ca
Cassiar Junction Weigh Station
Junction of Alaska Hwy and Stewart-Cassiar Hwy, entrance off Stewart-Cassiar Hwy
 
Hours of Operation: unmanned unless indicated
Telephone: (867) 536-7400
Fax: (867) 536-7577
Email: weighstation.watsonlake@gov.yk.ca

Contact Transport Services

Government of Yukon
Department of Highways and Public Works
Box 2703 (W-17)
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2C6

Phone: (867) 667-5832
Toll free (in Yukon): 1-800-661-0408, local 5832
Fax: (867) 667-5799
Email: road.safety@gov.yk.ca