Road safety is everyone’s business and a priority for the SAAQ. Road safety starts with obeying the Highway Safety Code and adopting safe behaviours.
Heavy vehicle drivers, owners and operators, here is everything you need to know to fulfil your obligations and ensure your safety and that of other road users.
In Québec, the transportation of passengers is subject to specific requirements that concern vehicles as well as drivers, owners and operators.
Businesses and self-employed workers can consult, manage or modify their vehicle fleet record online and much more (section in French only).
Suppliers of goods and services to road accident victims can send documents and get their eight-digit supplier number online (section in French only).
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Every year, we send you a driver's licence renewal notice that provides various information, including the payment due date.
To obtain a Class 4A licence to drive an emergency vehicle, you must first hold a valid Class 5 licence and pass a knowledge test.
With this licence,...
If an error appears on your driver's licence or if you wish to change some information, you must notify the SAAQ.
Conditions added to a driver's licence are mainly related to the state of health of drivers and may impose restrictions on their driving.
You can request a copy of a driving record for yourself or other drivers with their authorization.
Car, motorcycle, truck, snowmobile, farm tractor, trailer… Whatever the vehicle, it must be registered.
Every year, we send you a registration renewal notice. This notice contains various information, including the payment due date.
An ambulance used by a business to carry passengers to a hospital must be registered with the SAAQ.
The ambulance may be: a passenger vehicle with a...
The SAAQ has implemented various means to ensure that vehicles on Québec roads are in good mechanical condition.
Some vehicles are automatically authorized to use flashing or rotating lights or other special lights. For other vehicles, you must first obtain the SAAQ’s authorization.
Certain emergency vehicles are automatically authorized to use flashing or rotating lights, other special lights or sirens. Other vehicles require...
Certain vehicles are automatically authorized to be equipped with flashing or rotating amber lights. Other vehicles require authorization by the SAAQ.
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Because you love life, because your loved ones want to see you live, and because every life is important… road safety is a shared priority that begins with you
Drinking and driving campaign in partnership with the Montréal Canadiens.
The SAAQ is joining forces with the Rouge et Or men’s and women’s basketball teams to raise awareness among young drivers and their families about the dangers of texting and driving.
Québec area: 418-643-7620Montréal area: 514-873-7620Elsewhere: 1-800-361-7620
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I want to go deeper and not just provide basic answers but give people all the information they need. It feels great to get off the phone with someone who seems satisfied.
Call Centre Agent
When people know what the law says, we can ask them to work with us to help make our roads safer.
Carrier Enforcement Officer (facility audits)
When supporting people throughout their rehabilitation process, we must be compassionate, understanding, thorough and honest.
Accident Victim Counsellor
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