Office of Traffic and Safety

Excerpt from Access management manual

Access Category General Description
Interstate and Freeway Fully controlled-access multi-lane highways
Expressway 0 Multi-lane divided highways with no private access
Expressway 1 Multi-lane divided highways of ≥ 12,500 AADT within 20 years
Expressway 2 Multi-lane divided highways of < 12,500 AADT within 20 years
Rural 1 (R1) Two-lane highways of ≥ 3,000 AADT within 20 years
Joint-Jurisdiction 1 High functioning, primary highways within a municiplality with posted speeds of 35 and greater
Joint-Jurisdiction 2 Low functioning, primary highways within a municiplality with posted speeds of 30 and greater
Service Road Frontage and service roads, access ways

Access policy guidebook

Access Policy PDF