New York

Do You Need a New York Trucking Permit?

DOT Office

50 Wolf Road
Albany, NY 12232

Permit Office

MONDAY-FRIDAY 7:00 AM- 4:10 PM
EASTERN TIME

518-485-2999

518-457-9910

External Website

Permit Validity

5 Travel Days

Transportation Restrictions

The following holidays are restricted: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.  Restrictions start at noon the day before the holiday or holiday weekend.

Manufactured homes over 14’ wide may not travel Martin Luther King day, President’s Day, or Columbus Day.

Restrictions on size:

Width Over 14’ No Travel – Business Districts From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM
Width Over 16’ No Travel From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM
Length Over 90’ No Travel – Business Districts From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM
Length Over 100’ No Travel From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM
Height Over 14’ No Travel – Business Districts From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM
Height Over 15’ No Travel From 7-9 AM And 4-6 PM

Operating Time

Half an hour before sunrise to half an hour after sunset.

Weekend Travel

Movement allowed until noon on Saturday if less than 12’ wide and 85’ long.

Movement allowed if overweight only and weight is within 125%

Transportation Requirements

Superloads

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

Oversize Load Signs

“Oversize Load” signs required for any oversize load.

Flags/Lights

18” red or orange flags required at the four corners and extremities of any oversize load and for any rear overhang over 4’.
A rotating amber light is required for all oversize loads.

Routine Issues

Component Restriction
Single Axle 25,000 lbs.
Tandem Group 45,000 lbs.
Tridem Group 55,000 lbs.
Quad Group 60,000 lbs.
Gross Weight - 5 Axles 100,000 lbs.
Gross Weight - 6 Axles 112,000 lbs.
Gross Weight - 7 Axles 124,500 lbs.
Gross Weight - 8 Axles 130,000 lbs.
Gross Weight 199,999 lbs.
Width 16'
Height 15'11"*
Length 160'
Overhang 15’ Front | 1/3 the length of the load Rear

*Route surveys required for any load 14' high and over

Escort Requirements

Dimension Requirement
Width Over 12' 1 Front On 2-Lane Highways, 1 Rear On 4-Lane Highways
Width 14'1" 2 (Front & Rear) For Mobile/Manufactured Homes
Width 16' 2 (Front & Rear) & Police On 4-Lane Highways, 3 (2 Front& Rear) & Police On 2-Lane Highways
Width Over 18' 3 (2 Front, Rear) & Police
Height Over 14' 1 Front W/ Height Pole
Height 16' 1 Front W/ Height Pole & Police
Length 80’-89’11” 1 Front On 2-Lane Highways, 1 Rear On 4-Lane Highways
Length 100’-160’ 2 (Front & Rear) On 4-Lane Highways, 3 (2 Front & Rear) On 2-Lane Highways
Overhang 10’+ 1 (Front or Rear Depending On Where The Overhang Is)
Weight 200,000 lbs. Police

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Hours of Operation

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