Tow Trucks

Driver Application

How to Apply

  • A new online process for Driver/Operator licensing applications and renewals has been implemented. The online application process and form is now available. Requests for licences and renewals will only be accepted through the online application process.

Application Requirements

NEW - City of Brampton Application Form

  • A valid Ontario Drivers Licence *Minimum Non Graduated, Non-Probationary Class G license (G1 or G2 not acceptable)
  • You must produce the following: Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Citizenship, Landed Immigrant Status, Permanent Residence Card, Refugee Status (accompanied by a Work Visa)
  • Level 2 Criminal Record Search obtained from municipality of​​​ residence valid for 120 days from date its processed
  • Drivers Abstract from the Ministry of Transportation​ (Only valid for 30 days from date of processing)
  • Application Fee
    •      
    • Tow Truck Driver 1 year - $103.00
    • Tow Truck Driver 2 year - $206.00
    • Tow Truck Driver 3 year - $309.00
    • Tow Truck Driver 4 year - $412.00

Plate Application

How to Apply

Application Requirements

City of Brampton Application Form

  • Business Information
    • Articles of Incorporation
    • Business Registratio​n (required in addition to Articles of Incorporation, if operating name differs from Corporation Name)
  • Rate Sheet (Rate sheet signed by the owner. Rate sheet must include the location of a licensed pound. A copy of the Licence for the pound.
  • Vehicle Ownership — Original ownership both sides. Plate portion must be in the name of the licence that will be issued (ex. Corporation/or Individual name).
  • Gross Vehicle Weight Rating must be greater that 4536kg (10,000 lbs) and the sticker must appear on the inside door frame.
  • Certificate of Insurance
    • Certificate of Insurance, on City of Brampton Insurance form, not less that 2 million dollar liability, 1 hundred thousand liability for damaged to towed vehicles, 50 thousand liability for damage to cargo in towed vehicle. (All serial numbers must be listed)
  • Annual Safety
    • Ministry of Transportation Annual Inspection Certificate
    • Ministry of Transportation Annual Inspection Sticker on the window of truck
  • Inspection
    • You can schedule your appointment once your paperwork has been submitted/approved and payment has been made. 
    • Tow Truck Equipment Inspections Requirements​
    • Our office requires that all original documents be supplied. Photo copies will be made in our office and originals will be returned.
  • Application Fees
    • Tow Truck Plate - $379.00

 

Licence Renewal Information

  • Business information only needs to be provided if it has changed or expired
  • Vehicle Ownership (original) must be provided
  • Rate S​heet​​​​​
  • Certificate of I​nsurance
    • Certificate of Insurance, on City of Brampton Insurance form, not less that 2 million dollar liability, 1 hundred thousand liability for damaged to towed vehicles, 50 thousand liability for damage to cargo in towed vehicle. (All serial numbers must be listed)
  • Annual Safety
    • Ministry of Transportation Annual Inspection Certificate
    • Ministry of Transportation Annual Inspection Sticker on the window of truck
  • Inspection​
    • You can schedule your appointment once your paperwork has been submitted/approved and payment has been made. 
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Contact By-law Enforcement

By-law Enforcement, Property Standards and Licensing Divisions
  • Flower City Community Campus
  • 8850 McLaughlin Road South, Unit 2
  • Brampton, ON L6Y 5T1
  • Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
  • Phone: Dial 3-1-1 (within City limits)
  • 905.874.2000 (outside City limits)
  • 905.874.2130 (Teletypewriter or Text Telephone)