Spring Weight Restrictions

Starting 5 March 2023 at 11:59pm, spring weight restrictions will be implemented for the following counties: Annapolis, Digby, Yarmouth, Shelburne, Lunenburg, Queens, Kings, Halifax, Hants, Colchester, Cumberland, Pictou, Antigonish, Guysborough, Cape Breton, Inverness, Richmond and Victoria.

Some roads, including 100-series highways, are exempt from the restrictions. Follow the link for a list of allowable weights and list of exempt roads.

The Department of Public Works is pleased to offer up the Spring Weight Road Restrictions application. This application provides a graphic representation of the seasonal restrictions for all provincially owned roadways.

Spring Weight Road Restrictions