Ontario. Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Drive Clean

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name MOE
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Drive Clean Contact Centre 1-888-758-2999
Website www.ontario.ca/environment-and-energy/drive-clean-ontario
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Email Form www.ontario.ca/contact-us
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1 Apr 1999
Funding Provincial
Service Information
Description (Service) Ontario's mandatory vehicle emissions inspection and maintenance program improves health and environment by reducing smog-causing pollutants through testing and repairing vehicle emissions systems. 
* a vehicle may need an emissions test to renew your registration and licence plates (rules vary by type of vehicle)  
* emissions test is required when buying or selling used vehicles with a model year older than the current calendar year with some exceptions 
To find out if a vehicle needs a test: 
* use the online search form 
* check vehicle licence renewal application sent by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation about three months before vehicle’s registration is due to expire, which should show any vehicles requiring test  
* call the Drive Clean Contact Centre  
* search online or call Drive Clean Contact Centre to find an authorized test facility 
* smoking vehicles can be reported online or by phoning the Drive Clean Contact Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English ; French - at call centre and at some of the accredited facilities. See Drive Clean French language website www.airpur.com.
Fees Service
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Mailing Address 40 St Clair Ave W 
Toronto, ON M4V 1M2
Accessibility Not Applicable - mailing address
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Air Pollution Control

Agency Overview