Alberta Transportation permits the movement of vehicles with a steering axle weight exceeding legal weights as per Commercial Vehicle Dimension and Weight Regulation AR315/2002 on Bed, Picker and Winch Trucks and vehicles with Permanently Mounted Fixed Equipment.

To obtain a permit the vehicle must:

  • qualify to exceed the legal weight allowances
  • complete a specification sheet
  • get a government weigh scale ticket

A 30 day, temporary permit may be issued to allow time to obtain a government weigh ticket.

Application forms

Click on one of the links below to obtain a copy of the specification sheet for your type of vehicle.

When the sheet has been filled out, email a copy along with a government weigh scale ticket to the [email protected].


Connect with the Central Permit Office:

Toll free: 1-800-662-7138
Phone: 403-342-7138
Email: [email protected]