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Ignition interlock programs

These programs allow suspended drivers to drive with an ignition interlock device in their vehicles.

Services and information

How to get an ignition interlock device after an administrative provincial impaired driving suspension.

Information about ignition interlock programs in Alberta, and what to do if you are moving to another province.

Information about in-vehicle equipment that measures a driver’s blood alcohol concentration.

How to get an interlock device after an administrative provincial impaired driving suspension.

How to get an ignition interlock device after an impaired driving criminal conviction.

How to request a review of an ignition interlock program decision

Changes to impaired driving laws

Alberta’s impaired driving laws are changing effective December 1, 2020. A new Roadside Sanction program will keep our roads safer by providing serious and immediate consequences for all impaired drivers. Read Freeing up police and courts to make Alberta safer for more information.

Additional resources:

Introduction

Drivers who receive an impaired driving suspension may participate be eligible or required to participate in an ignition interlock program to continue driving. For more information, see the Ignition interlock programs – Overview page.

Contact

Connect with Driver Fitness and Monitoring:

Driver fitness monitoring contact form

Phone: 780-427-8230
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)

Hours: 8:15 am to 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)

Appeals

For information on appeals, contact the Alberta Transportation Safety Board:

Hours: 8:15 am to 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-7178 (Edmonton extension 6)
Phone: 403-297-3466 (Calgary)