The Vehicle for Hire Bylaw regulates the owners and operators of vehicles for hire (taxi cabs) within the City of Whitehorse. The bylaw includes:
  • Scope
  • Definitions
  • Exemptions
  • Application of Bylaw
  • General Administration
  • Vehicle for Hire Permits
  • Vehicle for Hire Licence
  • Vehicle for Hire Rates and Fares
  • Taximeters and Base Stations
  • Condition of Motor Vehicles for Hire
  • Conditions and Routes for Non-Motorized Vehicles for Hire
  • Rules Relating to Inspections of Motor Vehicles for Hire
  • Mechanical Inspection of Motor Vehicles for Hire
  • General Inspections of Motor Vehicles for Hire
  • Notices and Out of Service Orders
  • Suspension or Revocation of a Licence or Permit
  • Effect and Non-Compliance and Penalities
  • Fare Schedule
  • Voluntary Fines

The Vehicle for Hire Bylaw is administered and enforced by the Bylaw Services Department.

If you wish to report a Vehicle for Hire violation please call 667-2111.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Vehicle for Hire Bylaw please contact Bylaw Services at (867) 668-8317.