Get a commercial carrier permit

There are 2 types of permits:

Regular permits

  • These are issued at the Whitehorse or the Watson Lake weigh station.

  • You have to pay a fee, which may be different depending on the permit.

  • All permits must be paid for when issued.

  • You can pay for your permit with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or cash.

Special permits

How to get a special permit

  1. Complete the Non-TAC Configuration Permit form.

  2. Submit your form at either the Whitehorse or the Watson Lake weigh station.

    Whitehorse weigh station
    In person: 91444 Alaska Highway (kilometre 1,420.2) in Whitehorse. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
    Phone: 867-667-5729
    Email: weighstation.whitehorse@gov.yk.ca
    Fax: 867-393-6408

    Watson Lake Weigh Station
    In person: kilometre 976 Alaska Highway in Watson Lake. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
    Phone: 867-667-5729
    Email: weighstation.whitehorse@gov.yk.ca
    Fax: 867-393-6408
     

  3. If your application is approved, you can pick up your permit at the Whitehorse Weigh Station.

Apply for a permit