Over Dimensional Load Permits
An over dimensional load permit is required from the Bruce County Transportation and Environmental Services Department when vehicles and loads traveling on roads under the jurisdiction of the Transportation and Environmental Services Department exceed the dimensions and/or weight limits as outlined in the Highway Traffic Act . Each permit has specific conditions that must be adhered to. Included below are links to the permit information literature and application forms. Please allow 5 business days for the permit to be issued by the Transportation and Environmental Services Department. Should you have any questions regarding the over dimensional load permit process, please contact our office.
Weight Restricted/Load Posted Roads
As of April 18, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. all weight restrictions/load postings of 5 tonne per single axle will be lifted on all Weight Restricted/Load Posted County of Bruce roads.
Contact the office for an entrance permit.
Contact the office for an encroachment permit.
Temporary Road Closure Requests
Please review By-Law 2013-024. Obtain an application from the local municipality to be completed by the requester and the local municipality. Upon approval by the local municipality, the form will be forwarded to the County Engineer for County Approval.