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Over-dimensional permit

 

24 hours a day, seven days a week using your City of Calgary myID


Costs

Single Trip Daily: $25

Annual: $50

Coordinated Moves: $128 + $1568 Signals turning fee, plus additional charges.


Timelines

Coordinated Over-Dimensional Moves: Maximum 2 months, minimum 2 weeks

House Moves: Maximum 4 months, minimum 7 weeks

If requested route is near a transmission line, 7 weeks advance notice is required.


Related information

ePermits FAQ

Over-dimensional coordinated move playbook

 

An over-dimensional load exceeds the standard or ordinary legal size and/or weight for a specified portion of a roadway. These standards are set by the Province of Alberta, and they require carriers to obtain a permit to legally transport these large loads.

 


Regulations and Permissions

All over-dimensional and overweight moves are governed under and subject to the following legislation:

Municipal:  Calgary Bylaws - Calgary Traffic Bylaw 26M96; Calgary Truck Route Bylaw 60M90; Dangerous Goods Routes Bylaw 13M2004  

Provincial: Provincial Legislation (Transportation) - The Traffic Safety Act; Commercial Vehicle Dimension and Weight Regulation; Alberta Electric System Operator Regulation

Federal:  Transport Canada - The Motor Vehicle Transport Act and Regulations

 

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