Spring Weight Restrictions

As of 12:01 am Monday, March 2, 2020, spring weight restrictions will be implemented in the following counties: Halifax, Hants, Colchester, Cumberland, Pictou, Yarmouth, Shelburne, Queens, Lunenburg, Digby, Annapolis and Kings.

As of 12:01 am Monday, March 9, 2020, restrictions will also be implemented in these counties: Antigonish, Guysborough, Richmond, Inverness, Victoria and Cape Breton.

Please note that some roads may be posted locally to lower weight limits due to warm weather.

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 Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal is pleased to offer up Spring Weights Road Restrictions application. This application provides a graphic representation of the seasonal restrictions for all provincially owned roadways. Follow the link below to access the application