Quebec 5 Axle Semi Truck Size and Weight Limits



Quebec: 5 Axle Semi Truck

semi truck tractor trailer

Gross Weight Limits

Ruleset Jurisdiction Permit Required? Estimated Gross *
QC Thaw Period Weights A.13 Ordinary Class No 87,082 lbs
QC Provincial Law A.13 Ordinary Class No 89,287 lbs

* This is an estimate as it does not include bridge and tire compliance.


Axle Weight Limits

Ruleset: QC Thaw Period Weights A.13

Jurisdiction: Ordinary Class

Axle Group Tire Type Axle Spread Axle Weight Limit
Steer AxleSingle 19,842 lbs
Tandem DrivesSuper Singles 34,172 lbs
Tandem DrivesDuals40 - 73 in 34,172 lbs
Trailer TandemDuals40 - 121 in 34,172 lbs
Trailer TandemSuper Singles71 - 73 in 34,172 lbs

Ruleset: QC Provincial Law A.13

Jurisdiction: Ordinary Class

Axle Group Tire Type Axle Spread Axle Weight Limit
Steer AxleSingle 19,842 lbs
Tandem DrivesSuper Singles 39,683 lbs
Tandem DrivesDuals40 - 73 in 39,683 lbs
Trailer TandemDuals40 - 121 in 39,683 lbs
Trailer TandemSuper Singles71 - 73 in 39,683 lbs

Dimension Restrictions

Ordinary Class
Dimension NameMinMax
Overall Height13' 7"
Overall Length75' 6"
Overall Width8' 6"
Tractor Wheelbase20' 4"
Tractor Tandem Drive Spread3' 11" 6' 1"
Semi-Trailer Length53' 2"
Semi-Trailer Wheelbase
- Kingpin to Center of Axles
20' 6" 41' 0"
Semi-Trailer Track Width
- Single Tires have minimum of 2.45m
8' 2" 8' 6"
Semi-Trailer Tandem Axle Spread3' 11" 6' 1"
Semi-Trailer Kingpin Setback6' 7"
Effective Rear Overhang35% of Trailer Wheelbase Max.

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