Motor Vehicle Safety Regulations
5.2 The gross vehicle weight rating of a vehicle shall be not less than the sum of
(a) the unloaded vehicle mass,
(b) the cargo-carrying capacity,
(c) the product obtained by multiplying the designated seating capacity by 55 kg in the case of a school bus, or by 70 kg in any other case, and
(d) in the case of a vehicle having living or sanitary accommodations, the mass of its fresh water, hot water and propane tanks, but not its waste water tanks, when full.
- SOR/98-125, s. 2.
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