Before passing another vehicle, you must ensure that the roadway markings allow it and that it is safe to do so.
Passing is permitted when there is a single broken line or a double line with a broken line on the driver's side. To learn more, visit the Marques sur la chaussée (Roadway markings) page .
Move into the left lane to pass another vehicle.
On a road with one lane in each direction, when you are passing in the opposite direction, you must signal your intention and quickly return to your lane.
A driver who is being passed or is about to be passed may not increase the speed of its vehicle.
You may not pass a vehicle on the right unless the vehicle:
When approaching a cyclist or pedestrian, you should reduce your speed and keep a reasonable distance from them:
You do not have to keep this distance when the cyclist or pedestrian is riding or walking in an area separated from the roadway by an elevated feature (e.g., a curb protected bike lane).
Passing a group of persons escorted by vehicles and participating in an exceptional event, trial or sports competition is permitted only if at least one of these two conditions is met:
You may cross a line on the roadway that does not allow passing (e.g., single or double solid line) to pass:
Highway Safety Code
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