Public Property Easements
Use of highway right of way by utilities
A public utility may apply for a highway usage permit by submitting an application to the Minister, as well as any other documentation the Department may request.
For right of way usage by the utility companies (NB Power, Aliant, Rogers). Rate determined in written agreement between the department and utility company.
Changes To Fees
This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
2009 T Highway usage.pdf
Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).
|Fee Description||Rate in $||Effective Date|
|Arterial Highway (per km)||75.00||2009-04-01|
|Collector or local highway (per km)||37.50||2009-04-01|
|Level I or II highway - for cables above or underground||2,500.00||2009-04-01|
|Level I or II highway - for underground cables (per km)||250.00||2009-04-01|