Truck route maps and regulations

Reporting truck concerns

To report trucks speeding or not using a designated truck route, contact:

VPD Non-Emergency
604-717-3321

A vehicle with a gross vehicle weight of more than 11,800 kg (26,014 lbs) must use our official truck routes and truck areas.

If your destination isn't on a truck route, use the shortest route between your destination and the closest truck route.

Truck route and truck area map

All designated truck routes directly link to: the downtown core, Highway #1, industrial neighbourhoods, and truck routes in nearby Metro Vancouver cities.

About truck routes

Truck regulations

Engine breaks can't be used in Vancouver, except for emergency purposes.

Know the rules

Street & Traffic Bylaw

Regulates traffic, the use of streets, and the size and weight of vehicles that are permitted to travel on City of Vancouver streets.

Parking tips, regulations, and bylaws

Avoid getting a ticket by knowing the top parking laws. Park smart by following this guide to parking bylaws in Vancouver.