Truck route maps and regulations

Reporting truck concerns

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

VPD Non-Emergency

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 brakes 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 by-laws

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