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Excess Load Permit

An Excess Load Moving Permit lets companies move oversized loads on Regional Roads that exceed the Ministry of Transportation accepted limits by height, length, width or weight.

The following information is required in order to obtain a Single, Multiple or Annual Excess Load Moving Permit:

  1. Excess Load Moving Permit Application Form (PDF)
  2. Vehicle Information – an Excel spreadsheet listing all the vehicles being utilized with Year, Make, License and VIN number (Vehicle Identification Number)
  3. Region of Peel certificate of insurance - Insurance Certificate (PDF)

A Region of Peel certificate of insurance will only be accepted and must include the following coverage:

Region of Peel, City of Brampton, Town of Caledon  and City of Mississauga (as additional insured) and:

Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance $3,000,000.00
Comprehensive General Liability Insurance $2,000,000.00
Total Insurance $5,000,000.00

Mail insurance certificates to:
Region of Peel, Public Works
ATTN Permits
10 Peel Centre Dr. Suite B Floor 4
Brampton, ON L6T 4B9

You can also email your insurance information to RoadPermits@Peelregion.ca.

Reference documents:

Permit Fees

Load Dimension Limits

An Excess Load Moving Permit lets companies move oversized loads on Regional Roads that exceed the Ministry of Transportation accepted limits by height, length, width or weight.

Load Dimension Limits

The load dimensions for an annual permit are:

The axle weight must follow the Highway Traffic Act.

Getting an Excess Load Moving Permit

Annual permit

An Annual Permit is valid for 1 year for loads that are oversized in width, height, and length.

Single permit

Single Permits are for one-time loads that exceed anyone of the maximum annual permit dimension limits for height, width, length, or weight. The axle weight must comply with the Highway Traffic Act.

Multiple permit

A Multiple Permit is for 2 or more moves that are happening within a one-week period.

Police Jurisdictions

For more information, please contact:

RoadPermits@peelregion.ca

The Regional Municipality of Peel
Public Works Department
Traffic Engineering/Transportation Division
10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite B, 4th Floor 
Brampton, ON. L6T 4B9 
Tel: 905-791-7800
Toll Free: 1-888-919-7800 
Fax: 905-791-1442
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