Do You Need a Kansas Trucking Permit?

DOT Office

915 SW Harrison Room 150
Topeka, KS 66612

Permit Office

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:45PM Central Time


External Website

Permit Validity

7 Consecutive Days

Transportation Restrictions

Special Kansas Turnpike Restrictions

Length Over 125′ Must Obtain Permission. No Night Travel.
Height Over 14′ Not Allowed On Turnpike
Width Over 8’6″ No Night Travel
Width Over 12′ – 16′ Must Obtain Permission.
Travel Only Allowed Monday
Through Thursday, 8:30 AM To 4:30 PM
Width Over 16′ Rarely Authorized
Single Axle 20,000 lbs.
Tandem Group 34,000 lbs.
Quad Group 50,000 lbs.
Gross Weight 120,000 lbs.

New Years, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

Operating Time

Sunrise to Sunset, Overweight only may travel 24/7

Weekend Travel

Travel allowed Saturday and Sunday

Transportation Requirements


Anything over Routine Issue dimensions requires special approval by the DOT.

Oversize Load Signs

Oversized Load signs required for any overweight or oversize load.


18” red or orange flags are required at the widest part of all overwidth loads and the rear of all overlength loads.


Can haul the blade or bucket as long as it doesn’t create an over dimension.

Routine Issues

Component Restriction
Single Axle 22,000 lbs. on Drive Axles, 24,000 lbs. on Non-Drive Axles
Tandem Group 45,000 lbs.
Tridem Group 60,000 lbs.
Quad Group 65,000 lbs.
Gross Weight 150,000 lbs.
Width 16'6"
Height 18'
Length 126'

Escort Requirements

Dimension Requirement
Width Over 14' 2 (Front & Rear) on Fewer Than 4 Lanes
Width Over 14' 1 Front (Plus 1 Rear For Superloads) On 4 lanes or More

We are committed to providing expert-level guidance to truckers, transport agencies, and those seeking to secure their permits. It is our mission to keep you both safe and legal as you haul your loads. We pride ourselves on being fast and affordable. Let us support your fleet and learn what it means to work with America's most liked permit agency.

Donald Beeman, President Donald Beeman, President

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST