Motor Vehicle Registration Fees

Driver’s licence and registration fees are being reinstated on January 1, 2020. There will continue to be free vehicle registration for electric vehicles and half-price registration for hybrid vehicles.

The annual registration fee for a private passenger vehicle, taxicab or truck with a gross weight of less than 4,100 kg is currently $80.

Annual registration fees for miscellaneous vehicles

Annual Registration Fees for Miscellaneous Vehicles
Type of Vehicle Annual Registration Fee
Vehicle with a dealer plate $80
Vehicle with a motorcycle or motorscooter plate $32
Vehicle with a moped plate $16
Truck-tractor used to haul trailer transporting special mobile equipment $120
Vehicle used as a hearse or ambulance $19
Service truck with permanently mounted device, mobile crane and special mobile equipment $54
Motorhome $120
Farm truck
        (a)   two or three axle
$8
        (b)   truck-tractor $8

Trailer registration fees

Trailer Registration Fees
Type of Trailer Registration Fee
Utility trailer, gross weight of less than 450 kg $75
Farm Trailer
        (a)   With a gross weight of 4,500 kg or less
$20
        (b)   With a gross weight of 4,101 kg or more $30
Commercial Trailer
        (a)   With a gross weight of 4,100 kg or less
$150
        (b)   With a gross weight of 4,101 kg or more $300
        (c)   semi-trailer with truck-tractor $100
Recreational Trailer
        (a)   under 18 feet
$100
        (b)   18 feet and longer $200

For more information on registration fees, please read the Fees Regulations.

General Contact Information

Telephone: (902) 368-5271
Facsimile:  (902) 368-5236
Published date: 
November 12, 2019
Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy

General Inquiries

Department of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
3rd Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street,
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-5100
Fax: 902-368-5395

Highway Safety/Access PEI Inquiries: accesspeicharlottetown@gov.pe.ca

Road-Related Inquiries: roads@gov.pe.ca

All other TIE inquiries: 

DeptTIE@gov.pe.ca

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