An annual motor safety inspection is required on all motor vehicles and trailers (with gross mass over 450 kilograms) registered in the province and operating on the highway. All commercial vehicles over 4,500 kg must also have a valid inspection. All buses must be inspected at least once every six months.
In the case of light trucks, vans, taxis and private passenger vehicles, the technicians ensure that vehicles are in compliance with standards and requirements mandated in the Official Inspection Station Manual.
Below Are a Few Examples:
- Washer and wipers
- Rearview mirrors
- Steering system
- Suspension system
- Catalytic converters must be present on all private passenger vehicles and light trucks manufactured after 1989.
- Daytime running lights must be present and operational on all vehicles manufactured after 1989.