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Registrar, Passenger Transportation Board

Registrar, Passenger Transportation Branch

Passenger Transportation Branch
  • FAQs
    • Who must have a Passenger Transportation Licence?
    • How do I apply for a Passenger Transportation Licence?
    • How do I apply to change my licence or add a new authorization?
    • Where do I send my application and/or supporting documentation?
    • How can I make a payment to the Passenger Transportation Branch?
    • What happens after I submit my application?
    • Are there costs in addition to the application fee?
    • Does a Passenger Transportation Licence expire?
    • What happens if a Passenger Transportation Licence expires?
  • Apply
    • New Licence
      • What do I need before I apply for a Passenger Transportation Licence?
      • Do I Need a General Authorization or a Special Authorization Licence?
      • What are the General Authorization application requirements?
      • What are the Special Authorization application requirements?
      • How will I know what vehicle documentation is required?
      • What documentation do I require if my vehicles is registered in British Columbia?
      • What documentation do I require if my vehicle is registered outside of British Columbia?
      • What are the additional information requirements for applicants located outside of British Columbia?
      • Apply by Hand
        • Download Passenger Transportation Application Forms
      • Apply Online
        • What are the technical requirements to apply for a Passenger Transportation Licence online?
        • What is the process to apply for a Passenger Transportation Licence online?
    • Licenced Operator
      • Change a Licence
      • Change Passenger Directed Vehicle (PDV) Rates or Rules
      • Transfer a Licence/Obtain the Licence
    • Licence Maintenance
      • How can I replace a lost, stolen or damaged Special Authorization Vehicle Identifier (plate and/or decal)?
      • How can I replace a lost, stolen or damaged Passenger Transportation Licence?
      • How can I replace a lost, stolen or damaged Vehicle Identification Certificate (VIC)?
      • How can I move a Special Authorization Vehicle Identifier (plate and decal) to an alternate vehicle?
      • How can I request an update to my information on file at the Passenger Transportation Branch?
    • Temporary Operating Permits
      • Temporary substitute vehicle(s) for replacement of existing Special Authorization licensee vehicle(s) incapable of operation
      • Extra Provincial Undertaking Originating Outside of British Columbia
      • Additional Temporary Vehicle(s) for an existing Special Authorization: Passenger Directed Vehicle licensee
  • Process Flowchart
  • Processing Timelines (PDF)
  • Industry Notices
    • Industry Notices - What's New?
    • Industry Notices - Archive
  • Registry
    • General Authorization Decision List
    • General Authorization Licensees List
    • Special Authorization Applications Received
    • Special Authorization Application Decisions
    • Special Authorization Approvals List
  • Enforcement and Compliance
    • Audits
    • Administrative Penalty Framework
    • Administrative Penalty Framework Appeal Process
  • Registrar Rules (PDF)
  • Contacts
    • Contact the Passenger Transportation Branch
    • Passenger Transportation Business Areas
      • The Registrar of Passenger Transportation
      • Registration Officer Services
      • Licencing and Client Services
      • Enforcement and Compliance
      • Passenger Transportation Board
    • Related Services
      • Provincial Permit Centre (PCC)
      • Consumer Protection BC
      • National Safety Code
      • ICBC Commercial Vehicle Safety Line
  • Related Forms
  • Related Links