Oversize Regulations

Yukon Territory

Over Width Only
8’6” (2.6M) and greater in width Permit required
360° amber on towing vehicle
flags during day
flags and markers at night
10’ (3.04M) and greater in width The above plus over dimensional signs on front and rear of transporting vehicle
10’6” (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car plus above requirements
12’6” (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars plus above requirements
16’0” (4.9M) and greater in width All above requirements plus a Yukon Government Carrier vehicle
Over Length Only
82’ (25M) and greater in length § Permit required
§ 360° amber on towing vehicle
§ flags during day
§ flags and markers at night
90’ 2” and greater in length § The above plus over dimensional signs on front and rear of transporting vehicle
§ Plus one pilot car following behind
118’ (36M) and greater in length § Two pilot cars
§ A manned steering trailer, complete with washers and wipers, heat and defrost, and two way radio communication


Alaska

Over Width Only
8’6” (2.6M) and greater in width Permit required
10’6” (3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
12’6” (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14’6” (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars
Over Length Only
85’ (25.9M) and greater in length One pilot car following behind
100’ (30.5M) and greater in length Two pilot cars
Over Hang Only
10’ (3M) rear over hang One pilot car in front
20’ (6M) front overhang One pilot car in front
Note: Overhangs are measured as follows in Alaska: Rear overhang from rear of the trailer, front overhang from the front bumper

Northwest Territories

Over Width Only
Up to 8’ (2.6M) No permit needed, just flags
8’ 6” (3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
12’ 6” (3.85M) and greater in width One pilot car plus activate your amber flashing light
14’ (4.27M) and greater in width Two pilot cars plus activate your amber flashing light
16’ (4.88M) and greater in width Requires special permit from NWT DOT
Over Length Only
82’ (25M) and greater in length Permit only
95’ (29M) and greater in length One pilot car following behind

Over Height Only
All loads over 13’ 8” (4.2M) require a permit. The applicant is fully responsible for contacting the power, telephone and cable companies.

Weekend and Holiday Restrictions (Including Hours of Darkness Restrictions)
There are no weekend or holiday restrictions in NWT as long as you have the proper permit. Proper lighting of course, is a requirement.



Alberta

Over Width Only
8’ (2.6M) and greater in width Flags by day, warning lights by night
10’ (3.05M) and greater in width Above plus 2 (D) or oversize signs
11’ (3.35M) and greater in width Above plus amber flashing lights
For 2 Lane Highways
12’ 6” (3.85M) and greater in width One pilot car plus *
14’ 6” (4.4M) and greater in width Two pilot cars plus **
For Multi-Lane Highways
12’ 6” (3.85M) and greater in width One pilot car following behind *
18’ (5.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars **
17’ 4” (5.3M) and higher Two pilot cars plus notify power and telephone companies plus **
24’ (7.32M) and wider Two pilot cars plus all above plus notify RCMP plus **
Notes:
* - No movement 3pm Friday until midnight or a day proceeding a holiday
- No movement on Sunday or statutory holiday
- Night time travel permitted
** - No movement 3pm Friday until midnight or a day proceeding a holiday
- No movement on Sunday or statutory holiday
- Travel during daylight hours only
Over Length Only For 2 Lane Highways
111’ 5” (34M) and longer One pilot car following behind
124’ 6” (38M ) and longer Two pilot cars
137’ 8” (42M) and longer Restricted to daylight hours only


British Columbia

British Columbia
Covers the Highway from the Alberta Border, Baytree, Demmitt to Fort Nelson

Up to 90' 3" (27.5M) in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide None
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car *
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width One pilot car, 2 Cars at Night
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am
90' 3" (27.5M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am
101 '8" (31M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car during the day, 2 during the night
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car during the day, 2 during the night
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car during the day, 2 during the night
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, Midnight to 5:00am
118' 1" (36M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide Two pilot cars **
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width Two pilot cars **
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am


Alaska Highway North of Fort Nelson

Under 90’ 3” (27.5M) in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide None
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
12’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
Above 14' 6" (4.4M) in width Not allowed on this section at all without special permission from the Minister.
90’ 3” (27.5M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
12’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
Above 14' 6" (4.4M) in width Not allowed on this section at all without special permission from the Minister.
101’ 8” (31M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
12’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
Above 14' 6" (4.4M) in width Not allowed on this section at all without special permission from the Minister.
Above 118’ 1” (36M) in length
All Sizes Not allowed on this section at all without special permission from the Minister.


Provincial Highways except Peace River Area

Up to 90' 3" (27.5M) in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide None
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width One pilot car during the day, two during the night
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars
90' 3" (27.5M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am
101 '8" (31M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide One pilot car during the day, two during the night
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width One pilot car during the day, two during the night
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width One pilot car during the day, two during the night
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am
118' 1" (36M) and greater in length
Under 10'6" (3.2M) wide Two pilot cars
10' 6"(3.2M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
11’ 6" (3.5M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
12' 6" (3.8M) and greater in width Two pilot cars
14' 6" (4.4M) and greater in width Three pilot cars, 00.01 to 5:00am

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