FAQ – Traffic Authority and Winter Parking

Frequently Asked Questions Traffic Authority and the Winter Parking Ban What is a Traffic Authority? A Traffic Authority (TA) is a person, or a role, created under section 86 of the provincial Motor Vehicles Act (MVA).  There is a Provincial Traffic Authority, responsible for for “provincial highways and highways within a city or town” and also Traffic Authorities for a “city or town.” (MVA s86 10 & 11)