New Policies & Revisions

Transportation Permit Policy Memorandums (TPPM) & Revisions
Policy / Subject Effective Date
2021-01 / CHP Escort Requirements (PDF) 5/28/2021
2013-01 / Minimum Axle Width for Tractor Drive Axles (Revised) (PDF) 4/9/2021
2009-04 / Tridem Bonus Purple - Equal Axle Weight Distribution for Hauled Vehicles (Revised) (PDF) 4/9/2021
2020-01 / Virtual Vehicle Inspection (PDF) 12/3/2020

2018-01 / Electronic Carry and Display: Annual Permit – Weekly Short-Term Restrictions (PDF)

4/16/2018
2017-01 / Annual Permits for Overweight Intermodal Ocean Containers (PDF)
10/16/2017
2016-02 / Truck Crane Length - Annual Permits (PDF)
2/3/2017
2016-01 / Annual Permits for Unladen Multi-Vehicle Combinations (PDF)
8/29/2016
2011-02 / Four or Five Axle Cranes - Tridem Bonus Weight (Revised) (PDF)
5/21/2015
2011-01 / Load Transfer Close-Coupled Cranes (PDF)
6/7/2013
2009-02 / Tridem Bonus Weight (Revised) (PDF)
3/4/2013
2009-03 / Pull Rippers (AKA Tow Rippers) (PDF)
2/25/2010
2009-01 / Extra-Legal Weight on Tridems 10'4" Maximum Axle Spacing (PDF)
5/22/2009
2006-05 / Appendix 15 - Double Wide Loading (Revised) (PDF)
11/01/2006
2006-04 / Tridem Bonus Purple Weight (PDF)
3/01/2006
2006-03 / Assign Pilot for Overhang Exceeding 30 feet (PDF)
3/01/2006
2006-02 / Drill Mast Overhang Exceeding 30 feet (PDF)
3/01/2006
2006-01 / Manufactured Housing/Modular Building 105'-00" Maximum Length (PDF)
3/01/2006
2005-04 / Route Description Format (Revised) (PDF)
8/29/2005
2005-01 / 24-7 Authorized travel Time (Revised) (PDF)
7/27/2005
2005-03 / Single Trip Permit Duration (Revised) (PDF)
6/13/2005
2004-02 / CHP Escort Table (PDF) 1/24/2005
2004-01 / Legal Weight on Boom Dolly(Revised) (PDF) 11/12/2004
2004-03 / Tow Legal Vehicle Behind Fixed Load Vehicle (PDF)
11/2/2004
2002-05 / Overheight Park Trailer (Revised) (PDF)
12/2/2002
2002-08 / Truck Crane Length (PDF)
10/9/2002
2002-04 / Horse Racing Starting Gates (PDF)
3/29/2002
2002-03 / Unladen Extralegal Semi-Trailers and Extralegal Semi-Trailers with Non-Qualifying Loads (PDF)
3/29/2002
2002-02 / Tractor Axle Weights on Inspection Reports (PDF)
2/28/2002
2002-01 / Vehicles Travelling without a Valid Permit (PDF)
2/28/2002

Transportation Permits Links


Permits Issuance Branch
1823 14th St., Sacramento, CA 95811-7119

Main Phone: (916) 322-1297
Single Trip Fax: (916) 322-4966
Annual/Repetitive Fax: (916) 445-0469
Variance Fax: (916) 322-1505

Office Hours: 8am-5pm, Mon-Fri
(Closed on State Holidays)
Walk-In Hours: 8am-3pm, Mon-Fri
(Closed on State Holidays)

Holiday Info:
Special Conditions for Holiday Travel (PDF)
2021 Office Holiday Info (PDF)

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