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Special events road closure

If you’re planning a parade or event to take place on a Regional or municipal road, you must apply for a full, permanent, or rolling road closure.

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Eligibility

Anyone planning a parade or event in Peel can apply for a Regional or municipal road closure.

What you need

  1. A letter of intent.
  2. Submit a letter of intent that includes:

    • The company or resident name and the complete address.
    • The contact person's full name.
    • The contact person's phone number, fax number, and email address.
    • The proposed location, street names, and outer limits of event boundary.
    • The proposed date and time (and a rain date if applicable).
    • The number of participants and vehicles.
    • A brief description of event along with previous years' history (if available).
    • A detailed route map showing the start and end locations.
  3. An Insurance Certificate
  4. Your insurance certificate must name the Region of Peel and the relevant Area Municipality as additional insured for no less than $5 million.

Fees

The fee depends on the type of closure: $562.10 for a full closure or $281.05 for a partial or rolling closure.

Fees are usually waived for non profit events.

How to apply

You can apply by email, phone, mail, or drop off your documents in person.

Email Road Permits

By phone – call 905-791-7800, ext. 7130

By mail or in person

Public Works Department
Transportation Division
10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite B, 4th Floor
Brampton, ON. L6T 4B9

Who to contact

If you have a question or would like more details, email Road Permits or call 905-791-7800, ext. 7130

More information

Full closure

Request full closure for any event that requires the complete closure of a Regional road or a municipal road (or both).

Traffic movement must be diverted by a scheduled detour plan. Police must be at the event site for traffic control.

Submit your application documents at least 6 weeks before the event date.

Fee: $562.10

Partial closure

Request a partial closure for any event that requires lane closures but allows traffic to continue in both directions. Police may be at the event site for traffic control.

Submit your application documents at least 4 weeks before the event date.

Fee: $281.05

Rolling closure

Request a rolling closure for any event that doesn’t need any permanent lane closures.

Rolling closures are used mostly for small parade walks that use only sidewalks or bike events that close roads for a very short time. All rolling closures are contained to either lane and are monitored by police.

Submit your application documents at least 4 weeks before the event date.

Fee: $281.05