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B.C. Reg. 328/91
O.C. 1567/91
Deposited December 20, 1991
effective April 1, 1992
This consolidation is current to June 2, 2020.
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Commercial Transport Act

Commercial Transport Fees Regulation

[Last amended April 16, 2020 by B.C. Reg. 83/2020]

Contents
1Fees
2Fees during COVID-19 emergency
Schedule

Fees

1   The fees prescribed under the Commercial Transport Act shall be those set out in the Schedule.

Fees during COVID-19 emergency

2   (1) In this section:

"COVID-19 emergency" means the emergency that is the subject of

(a) the notice provided on March 17, 2020 by the provincial health officer under section 52 (2) of the Public Health Act, and

(b) the declaration of a state of emergency made on March 18, 2020, and any extension of that declaration, under section 9 of the Emergency Program Act;

"end of the COVID-19 emergency" means the later of the following:

(a) the date on which the provincial health officer provides notice under section 59 (b) of the Public Health Act that the COVID-19 emergency has passed;

(b) the date on which the last extension of the declaration of a state of emergency, referred to in paragraph (b) of the definition of "COVID-19 emergency", expires or is cancelled.

(2) This section applies despite section 1.

(3) The fee set out in item 3 (c) (i) [issuance of number plate] of the Schedule does not apply in relation to a person who makes an application under section 6 (5) of the Commercial Transport Act before the date that is 60 days after the end of the COVID-19 emergency.

(4) The fee set out in item 3 (c) (ii) [issuance of BC Parks number plate] of the Schedule is reduced to $32 in relation to a person who makes an application under section 6 (5) of the Commercial Transport Act before the date that is 60 days after the end of the COVID-19 emergency.

(5) This section is repealed on the date that is 70 days after the end of the COVID-19 emergency.

[en. B.C. Reg. 83/2020, App. 2.]

Schedule

[am. B.C. Regs. 422/92; 135/93; 274/93; 141/94; 340/94; 384/94; 364/95; 530/95; 397/98; 43/99; 98/99; 341/2004, s. 1, 447/2004, s. 2; 56/2005, s. 2; 91/2007, s. 1; 313/2008, App. s. 2; 351/2008, s. 1; 1/2017, App. 2.]

ITEMCOLUMN 1
MATTER
COLUMN 2
FEE $

1REGISTRATION FEE
 A registration fee for all vehicles registered under the Act, except as provided exemption in the Act, shall be payable at time of initial registration. A registration fee shall also be charged for re-registration where the licence has been relinquished under section 20 of the Motor Vehicle Act.18
2COMMERCIAL VEHICLE FEES
 (a)An annual licence fee for a commercial vehicle, except as otherwise provided in this section or in conditional licences, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
 Licensed Gross Vehicle
Weight in Kilograms
 not exceeding 50042
        501 – 1 00049
     1 001 – 1 50060
     1 501 – 2 00074
     2 001 – 2 50085
     2 501 – 3 00097
     3 001 – 3 500108
     3 501 – 4 000127
     4 001 – 4 500147
     4 501 – 5 000 173
     5 001 – 5 500193
     5 501 – 6 000213
     6 001 – 6 500230
     6 501 – 7 000250
     7 001 – 7 500266
     7 501 – 8 000292
     8 001 – 8 500320
     8 501 – 9 000347
     9 001 – 9 500376
   9 501 – 10 000395
 10 001 – 10 500416
 10 501 – 11 000437
 11 001 – 11 500450
 11 501 – 12 000469
 12 001 – 12 500488
 12 501 – 13 000502
 13 001 – 13 500526
 13 501 – 14 000553
 14 001 – 14 500580
 14 501 – 15 000607
 15 001 – 15 500638
 15 501 – 16 000680
 16 001 – 16 500721
 16 501 – 17 000761
 17 001 – 17 500806
 17 501 – 18 000837
 18 001 – 18 500861
 18 501 – 19 000890
 19 001 – 19 500917
 19 501 – 20 000944
 20 001 – 20 500977
 20 501 – 21 0001 003
 21 001 – 21 5001 030
 21 501 – 22 0001 057
 22 001 – 22 5001 084
 22 501 – 23 0001 111
 23 001 – 23 500 1 140
 23 501 – 24 0001 170
 24 001 – 24 5001 199
 24 501 – 25 0001 239
 25 001 – 25 5001 285
 25 501 – 26 0001 326
 26 001 – 26 5001 367
 26 501 – 27 0001 395
 27 001 – 27 5001 424
 27 501 – 28 0001 450
 28 001 – 28 5001 479
 28 501 – 29 0001 505
 29 001 – 29 5001 534
 29 501 – 30 0001 565
 30 001 – 31 0001 591
 31 001 – 32 0001 644
 32 001 – 33 0001 696
 33 001 – 34 0001 751
 34 001 – 35 0001 805
 35 001 – 36 0001 890
 36 001 – 37 0002 018
 37 001 – 38 0002 088
 38 001 – 39 0002 159
 39 001 – 40 0002 229
 40 001 – 41 0002 300
 41 001 – 42 0002 373
 42 001 – 43 0002 445
 43 001 – 44 0002 514
 44 001 – 45 0002 585
 45 001 – 46 0002 690
 46 001 – 47 0002 799
 47 001 – 48 0002 871
 48 001 – 49 0002 940
 49 001 – 50 0003 012
 50 001 – 51 0003 061
 51 001 – 52 0003 127
 52 001 – 53 0003 192
 53 001 – 54 0003 257
 54 001 – 55 0003 322
 55 001 – 56 0003 387
 56 001 – 57 0003 452
 57 001 – 58 0003 516
 58 001 – 59 0003 581
 59 001 – 60 0003 647
 60 001 – 61 0003 710
 61 001 – 62 0003 775
 62 001 – 63 0003 840
 63 001 – 63 5003 905
 (a.1)Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 56/2005, s. 2.]
 (a.2)An annual licence fee for a commercial passenger vehicle, as that term is defined by the Passenger Transportation Act, that is subject to regulation under the Passenger Transportation Act or the Motor Carrier Act, except as otherwise provided in this section or in conditional licences, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
 Licensed Gross Vehicle
Weight in Kilograms
 not exceeding 50040
        501 – 1 00047
     1 001 – 1 50057
     1 501 – 2 00070
     2 001 – 2 50081
     2 501 – 3 00092
     3 001 – 3 500103
     3 501 – 4 000121
     4 001 – 4 500140
     4 501 – 5 000165
     5 001 – 5 500184
     5 501 – 6 000203
     6 001 – 6 500219
     6 501 – 7 000238
     7 001 – 7 500253
     7 501 – 8 000278
     8 001 – 8 500305
     8 501 – 9 000330
     9 001 – 9 500358
   9 501 – 10 000376
 10 001 – 10 500396
 10 501 – 11 000416
 11 001 – 11 500429
 11 501 – 12 000447
 12 001 – 12 500465
 12 501 – 13 000478
 13 001 – 13 500501
 13 501 – 14 000527
 14 001 – 14 500552
 14 501 – 15 000578
 15 001 – 15 500608
 15 501 – 16 000648
 16 001 – 16 500 687
 16 501 – 17 000725
 17 001 – 17 500768
 17 501 – 18 000797
 18 001 – 18 500 820
 18 501 – 19 000848
 19 001 – 19 500873
 19 501 – 20 000899
 20 001 – 20 500930
 20 501 – 21 000955
 21 001 – 21 500981
 21 501 – 22 0001 007
 22 001 – 22 5001 032
 22 501 – 23 0001 058
 23 001 – 23 5001 086
 23 501 – 24 0001 114
 24 001 – 24 5001 142
 24 501 – 25 0001 180
 25 001 – 25 5001 224
 25 501 – 26 0001 263
 26 001 – 26 5001 302
 26 501 – 27 0001 329
 27 001 – 27 5001 356
 27 501 – 28 0001 381
 28 001 – 28 5001 409
 28 501 – 29 0001 433
 29 001 – 29 5001 461
 29 501 – 30 0001 490
 30 001 – 31 0001 516
 31 001 – 32 0001 569
 32 001 – 33 0001 621
 33 001 – 34 0001 676
 34 001 – 35 0001 730
 35 001 – 36 0001 815
 36 001 – 37 0001 943
 37 001 – 38 0002 013
 38 001 – 39 0002 084
 39 001 – 40 0002 154
 40 001 – 41 0002 225
 41 001 – 42 0002 298
 42 001 – 43 0002 370
 43 001 – 44 0002 439
 44 001 – 45 0002 510
 45 001 – 46 0002 615
 46 001 – 47 0002 724
 47 001 – 48 0002 796
 48 001 – 49 0002 865
 49 001 – 50 0002 937
 50 001 – 51 0002 986
 51 001 – 52 0003 052
 52 001 – 53 0003 117
 53 001 – 54 0003 182
 54 001 – 55 0003 247
 55 001 – 56 0003 312
 56 001 – 57 0003 377
 57 001 – 58 0003 441
 58 001 – 59 0003 506
 59 001 – 60 0003 572
 60 001 – 61 0003 635
 61 001 – 62 0003 700
 62 001 – 63 0003 765
 63 001 – 63 5003 830
 (b)Farm Tractor
 For a commercial vehicle described in section 8 of the Motor Vehicle Act33
 (c)Industrial Machine
 For a commercial vehicle described in section 10 of the Motor Vehicle Act, based on gross vehicle weight as follows:
 Gross Vehicle Weight
in Kilograms
 not exceeding 2 00045
     2 001 – 5 00069
     5 001 – 7 000110
     7 001 – 9 000164
   9 001 – 11 000216
         over 11 000260
 (d)Farm Vehicle
 For each commercial vehicle known as a farm vehicle and owned by a farmer, based on net vehicle weight, an annual licence fee of:
 Weight in Kilograms
 not exceeding 50030
        501 – 1 00040
     1 001 – 1 50047
     1 501 – 2 00055
     2 001 – 2 50077
     2 501 – 3 000101
     3 001 – 3 500142
     3 501 – 4 000181
     4 001 – 4 500207
     4 501 – 5 000243
     5 001 – 5 500278
     5 501 – 6 000322
     6 001 – 6 500355
     6 501 – 7 000396
     7 001 – 7 500427
     7 501 – 8 000473
     8 001 – 8 500524
     8 501 – 9 000558
     9 001 – 9 500596
   9 501 – 10 000633
 10 001 – 10 500669
 10 501 – 11 000711
 11 001 – 11 500744
 11 501 – 12 000784
 12 001 – 12 500824
 12 501 – 13 000863
 13 001 – 13 500883
 13 501 – 14 000899
 14 001 – 14 500919
 14 501 – 15 000940
 15 001 – 15 500960
 15 501 – 16 000979
 16 001 – 16 500997
 16 501 – 17 0001 017
 17 001 – 17 5001 036
 17 501 – 18 0001 056
 18 001 – 18 5001 076
 18 501 – 19 0001 096
 19 001 – 19 5001 114
 19 501 – 20 0001 134
 20 001 – 20 5001 154
 20 501 – 21 0001 174
 21 001 – 21 5001 192
 21 501 – 22 0001 211
 22 001 – 22 5001 231
 22 501 – 23 0001 251
 23 001 – 23 5001 270
 23 501 – 24 0001 289
 24 001 – 24 4001 309
 (e)VEHICLES OF UNUSUAL SIZE, WEIGHT OR OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS, EXCLUDING NEIGHBOURHOOD ZERO EMISSION VEHICLES
 The licence fee for each vehicle, unless a lower fee is provided for under item 3 (b)23
3GENERAL FEES
 (a)Annual Licence Fee
 For each trailer and semi-trailer (except as otherwise provided in conditional licences)32
 (b)Conditional Licences
 (i)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased exclusively by any municipality, regional district or school district as defined in the School Act or by an organization composed of municipalities, regional districts, regional libraries or school districts12
 (ii)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned by Canada12
 (iii)For each school bus, mission bus, truck, trailer or semi-trailer, the sole property of a religious organization and used solely for religious purposes12
 (iv)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers used exclusively for fire protection purposes12
 (v)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated by any improvement district as defined in the Local Government Act, the Greater Nanaimo Sewerage and Drainage District, the Greater Nanaimo Water District, the Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District, the Greater Vancouver Water District, the Greater Victoria Water District or a regional district incorporated under the Local Government Act12
 (vi)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated exclusively by a charitable organization in carrying out its work12
 (vii)For each ambulance owned or leased and operated exclusively by a voluntary ambulance society or organization providing voluntary ambulance service12
 (viii)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers owned or leased and operated exclusively by an Indian Band in carrying out public works12
 (ix)For each commercial vehicle, trailer or semi-trailer owned by a volunteer rescue group and used exclusively for search and rescue programs12
 (x)For each commercial vehicle including trailers and semi-trailers used exclusively as a parade float12
 (c)Number Plate and Duplicate Permit Fees
 (i)For a number plate, other than a BC Parks number plate, issued under section 6 (5) of the Act18
 (ii)Subject to subparagraph (iii) and item 5 (iii) of the Motor Vehicle Fees Regulation, for a BC Parks number plate issued under section 6 (5) of the Act50
 (iii)For a BC Parks number plate issued under section 6 (5) of the Act as a substitute for a previously issued number plate, unless the previously issued number plate was a BC Parks number plate with the same background as the BC Parks number plate for which the BC Parks number plate is being substituted50
 (iv)For each annual renewal of a BC Parks number plate40
 (v)For a duplicate of any permit issued under the Act18
 (d)Overload Permit Fees
 For each single trip permit, according to the following table:
 Fee for each 10 km of operation or
fraction thereof (minimum $25.00)
 Overload in Kilograms
              – 2 0000.95
     2 001 – 3 0001.15
     3 001 – 4 0001.40
     4 001 – 5 0001.60
     5 001 – 6 0001.85
     6 001 – 7 0002.15
     7 001 – 8 0002.45
     8 001 – 9 0002.95
   9 001 – 10 0003.35
 10 001 – 11 0003.75
 11 001 – 12 0004.25
 12 001 – 13 0004.95
 13 001 – 14 0005.60
 14 001 – 15 0006.25
 15 001 – 16 0007.25
 16 001 – 17 0008.25
 17 001 – 18 0009.15
 18 001 – 19 00010.10
 19 001 – 20 00010.90
 20 001 – 21 00011.85
 21 001 – 22 00012.70
 22 001 – 23 00013.95
 23 001 – 24 00014.95
 24 001 – 25 00016.10
 25 001 – 26 00017.85
 26 001 – 27 00019.85
 27 001 – 28 00021.40
 The fee payable for overload permits issued to vehicles exceeding 28 000 kg is $21.40 plus $1.85 for each 900 kg or portion thereof exceeding 28 000 kg, for each 10 km of operation or fraction thereof.
 The amount due for each overload permit issued will be rounded to the nearest dollar and any amount ending in 50¢ or more will be raised to the next highest dollar.
 For each term permit not exceeding one month100.00
 (e)Oversize Permit Fees
 (i)For each single trip permit 15
 (ii)For each term permit not exceeding one month30
 (f)Miscellaneous Permit Fee
 For a permit, other than an oversize permit, to drive or operate a vehicle that fails to meet size requirements, the fee shall be the same as for an oversize permit.
 (g)Crossing Permit Fees
 For each vehicle, per licence year30
 (h)Trailer Floater Licence
 (i)Annual licence fee which shall entitle the holder of the licence to one distinctive number plate240
 (ii)A substitution of a trailer floater number plate with the licence100
4PRORATIONING AND RECIPROCITY
 Fees chargeable for vehicles licensed or registered under the International Registration Plan shall be:
 (a)Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 341/2004, s. 1.]
 (b)Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 313/2008, App. s. 2 (b).]
 (c)International Registration Plan
 (i)for each administrative transaction undertaken for a motor vehicle registered in British Columbia under the International Registration Plan a fee of10
5SURCHARGES FOR SHORT TERM LICENCES
 (a)For a licence issued pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations, for a commercial vehicle, trailer or semi trailer not referred to in paragraph (b), a surcharge of10
 (b)For a licence issued pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations, for a truck having a licensed gross vehicle weight of more than 5 000 kg, a surcharge of20
 (c)For a licence pursuant to section 5.06 of the Commercial Transport Regulations for a trailer towed by a truck referred to in paragraph (a) or (b)10
6Repealed. [B.C. Reg. 447/2004, s. 2.]

[Provisions relevant to the enactment of this regulation: Commercial Transport Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 58, ss. 4, 6 and 11]