Regulation - LGIC

Driver and Vehicle Fee increases under the Highway Traffic Act

Regulation Number(s):
628, 273/07, 340/94
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Highway Traffic Act
Summary of Decision:
Amendments to Regulations 628 (Vehicle Permits), 273/07 (Administrative Monetary Penalties) and 340/94 (Driver Licences) under the Highway Traffic Act were filed on December 1, 2014, as originally proposed.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
September 10, 2014
Summary of Proposal:
The Ministry of Transportation is seeking to increase fees for driver and vehicle products and services under Regulations 628, 273/07, 340/94.

The following driver and vehicle products and services will be increased: motor vehicle permits and number plates; trailer permits, plates and validation; non-graphic personalized licence plates; driver?s licence reinstatements and monetary penalties.

The Ministry is also seeking to introduce two new fees for the Driver Certification Program and Demerit Point Interviews.

Revenue from the new and increased fees will help support the maintenance of Ontario's transportation infrastructure and recover the cost of delivering and administering programs.

Target implementation dates are as follows:

January 1, 2015
- Non-graphic personalized licence plates $310
- Driver Certification Program $20

July 1, 2015
- Driver's Licence Reinstatement $180
- Monetary Penalty $180
- Demerit Point Interviews $50

November 1, 2016
- Vehicle number plate $25

January 1, 2017
- Issue permit for motor vehicle and trailer $32
- Vehicle permit, number plate and validation for a trailer $72
Contact Address:
Adelaide Pinder
1201 Wilson Ave
Bldg 'C' Rm 147
Downsview, Ontario
M3M 1J8
Fax: 416-235-4821
Effective Date:
January 1, 2015