Motor Vehicle Registration Fees

Due to the Public Health Emergency, all expired and expiring PEI Driver Licenses, Voluntary ID Cards and Vehicle Registration Permits that are eligible for renewal are being extended by 60 days up to June 1, 2020. If required, further extensions will be made.

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 $100.

Annual registration fees for miscellaneous vehicles

Annual Registration Fees for Miscellaneous Vehicles
Type of Vehicle Annual Registration Fee
Vehicle with a dealer plate $100
Vehicle with a motorcycle or motorscooter plate $40
Vehicle with a moped plate $20
Truck-tractor used to haul trailer transporting special mobile equipment $150
Vehicle used as a hearse or ambulance $24
Service truck with permanently mounted device, mobile crane and special mobile equipment $68
Motorhome $150
Farm truck
        (a)   two or three axle
$10
        (b)   truck-tractor $10

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: 
March 18, 2020
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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