- Find out if you need a hauling-for-hire permit
- How to apply
Find out if you need a hauling-for-hire permit
You can get a hauling-for-hire permit if you are hauling goods with a commercial vehicle:
- into or out of Yukon; or
- point-to-point within Yukon for compensation and do not have Yukon registration.
This permit is only valid for a 1-way trip.
How to apply
You must call ahead with all information about weights and dimensions and ask for a travel number. Analysis might be required, which will take at least 3 business days to prepare, and depends on:
- load weight; and
You can get a hauling-for-hire permit at the Whitehorse or Watson Lake weigh station. A permit can be issued at a roadside inspection site weigh station.
Whitehorse Weigh Station
In person: 91,444 Alaska Highway (kilometre 1420.2) in Whitehorse. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Watson Lake Weigh Station
In person: kilometre 976 Alaska Highway in Watson lake. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
When you apply for a hauling-for-hire permit, you need to provide the following information before the permit can be issued:
- copy of valid vehicle insurance;
- copy of valid vehicle registration; and
- valid driver’s licence.
In some cases you will need to provide the following. The carrier compliance officer will let you know if these are needed.
- lease agreement;
- copy of bill of lading;
- copy of valid vehicle ownership, such as a bill of sale; and
- if you are carrying dangerous goods you need a current Dangerous Goods Training Certificate.