Road Restrictions

2023 Spring Road Ban – Notice of Weight Restrictions 

As of Monday, May 8, 2023 the 75 percent legal axle weight load restriction has been lifted.

For further information, please contact the Engineering Department at 403.762.1225 or

Overweight and Over-dimensional Vehicle Permits

Town of Banff approves overweight and over-dimensional vehicle permits through Alberta Transportation’s TRAVIS Multi-Jurisdiction (TRAVIS-MJ) permitting system.

Please see the following for specific Town of Banff TRAVIS permit conditions.

Note: Trans-Canada Hwy 1 is outside of the Town of Banff municipal boundary.  To obtain Road Authority approvals for travel within Banff National Park (outside of the Town of Banff municipal boundary), contact Parks Canada Highway Operations: and