Who Has Access to the PBR ?

In accordance with the Highways Act, Priority Bus Route permits are issued exclusively to the following: 

  • Public Service vehicles of the Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC) and Government Agencies
  • Police Service vehicles marked as such 
  • Fire Service Vehicles and Ambulances
  • Vehicles authorised by the Licensing Authority under regulation 38, rule 12(4) of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Regulations to use sirens and flashing roof lights to pre-empt the right of way of other vehicles based on the existence of an emergency situation
  • Vehicles used for the repair or maintenance of the PBR or any service supplied by a public utility along that route
  • Private vehicles displaying Permanent, Temporary, Special, or Letter Permits.
  • Commercial vehicles displaying the following: PBR permit, Maxi Taxi