Regulation - LGIC

Proposed Amendments to Ontario Regulation 413/05, Vehicle Weights and Dimensions - For Safe, Productive, Infrastructure-Friendly (SPIF) Vehicles

Regulation Number(s):
Regulation 413/05
Bill or Act:
Highway Traffic Act
Summary of Decision:
The modifications were approved as proposed. Regulation 413/05 Vehicle Weights and Dimensions - For Safe, Productive and Infrastructure-Friendly Vehicles now includes the modifications.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
15-MTO053
Posting Date:
July 24, 2015
Summary of Proposal:
The proposed regulatory changes to Ontario Regulation 413/05 (Vehicle Weights and Dimensions - For Safe, Productive, and Infrastructure-Friendly Vehicles) under the Highway Traffic Act are intended to modify various regulatory specifications applicable to the dimensions of trucks and trailers: (1) the overall length and tractor wheelbase limits on B-train Double Trailer combinations are extended; (2) longer aerodynamic devices are authorized; (3) a technical issue when SPIF trucks are pulling pre-SPIF trailers is addressed, and (4) housekeeping changes are introduced to correct typographical issues.
Contact Address:
777 Bay Street, Suite 3000
Toronto ON M7A 2J8
Effective Date:
February 5, 2016
Decision:
Approved