Do You Need a Mississippi Trucking Permit?
DOT OfficePO Box 1850, Jackson, MS 39215
Insurance Mailing AddressMDOT PO BOX 1850 Jackson, MS 39215
- Needs insurance certificate made out to: MDOT PO BOX 1850 Jackson, MS 39215
- Need 6 digit customer ID # which must be obtained by customer once insurance is filed.
3 Consecutive Days
Movement is allowed on Saturday, but not Sunday.
|4/30||CLOSED||Travel allowed with a valid permit.|
Anything over Routine Issue dimensions requires special approval from the DOT.
Oversize Load Signs
“Oversize Load” signs required for loads exceeding 12’ wide.
18” red flags required at the four corners of loads with widths from 10’-12’. Flags
Flashing amber lights required at the rear corners of loads exceeding 13’ in width and if at all over width at night.
Overweight dozer and blade must be attached, or else hauled on separate loads if blade is
|Single Axle||20,000 lbs.|
|Tandem Group||34,000 lbs.|
|Tridem Group||42,000 lbs.|
|Gross Weight||80,000 lbs.|
|Overhang||3' Front | 15' Rear|
|Single Axle||22,000 lbs.|
|Tandem Group - 5 Axles||44,000 lbs.|
|Tandem Group - 6 or More Axles||47,500 lbs.|
|Tridem Group||60,000 lbs.|
|Quad Group||76,000 lbs.|
|Gross Weight - 5 Axles||100,000 lbs.|
|Gross Weight - 6 Axles||120,000 lbs.|
|Gross Weight||190,000 lbs.|
|Width 10'-12' at Night||1 Front On 2 Lane Roads, 1 Rear On Divided Highways|
|Width Over 13'||1 Front On 2 Lane Roads, 1 Rear On Divided Highways|
|Width 16'1"||1 Front & 1 Rear|
|Length 99'-105'||1 Front On 2 Lane Roads, 1 Rear On Divided Highways|
|Overhang Over 15'||1 Front or Rear*|
* Forest products may have a 28’ overhang, but only daylight movement is allowed.