Alabama State Trucking Permit Information


This is for Informational purposes only. Please contact the Alabama Department of Transportation for current permit restrictions and questions about your Alabama wide load, super load, oversized and overweight cargo.

ALABAMA

STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

P.O. BOX 303050

MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA 36130

Alabama State Trucking Permit Information website for overweight, wide load, oversized and superload transport:

http://www.dot.state.al.us/maweb/Oversize&OverweightPermitInformation.htm


PHONE:  800-449-2782

HOURS:  MONDAY – FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. – 4:45 P.M

CENTRAL TIME

Legal Dimension Limits

Length  57’ Trailer Length

Width  8’6”    8’ on roads under 12’ wide

Height 13’ 6”

Overhang 4’ in the front, 5’ in the rear

Routine Permit limits in Alabama for oversized, overweight, wide loads and super load travel restrictions.        

Length   150’   Maximum overhang of 20’.

Width:   14’     Over 16’ cannot use designated highway

Height:              16’

Gross Weight: Please contact Alabama Department of Transportation for Overweight, Oversized & Wide load, Super load weight limits.

Travel Restrictions for Overweight, Oversized & Wide load, Super Loads in Alabama:

1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset.

Escorts needed for shipping oversized, overweight, wide loads and super loads in Alabama.

Length:   Over 75’ one rear escort/ Over 105’ one front and one rear escort

Width:    Over 12’  one front and one rear escort

Height:    Over 16’ one front pole escort

 Please contact Alabama State Department of Transportation permit office for additional information for oversized, overweight, wide load and super load travel restrictions.