Amendments to the Vehicle-for-Hire By-law will come into effect on January 1, 2020. The updated By-law includes the creation of an Accessibility Fund Program, data requirements, mandatory training for all drivers and improvements in the licensing and enforcement of vehicle-for-hire.

The City regulates taxis, limousines and private transportation companies (PTCs), such as Uber and Lyft.

Taxis and Limousines

The Vehicle-for-Hire Bylaw regulates the condition of the vehicle, short-fare refusal, driver behaviour, use of cell phone, route taken and fare.

Private Transportation Companies

The bylaw regulates the failure to display an identifier, driver identification and the use of snow tires.

Bylaw Updates

Learn more about the updated regulations for taxis, limousines and private transportation companies.