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Special Hauling Trip and Annual Oversize/Overweight Loads Permit


State Transportation, Department of

Special Hauling Permits are needed to move very heavy items. This permit is from the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT).

Weight limits are set for different items by state law. Consult the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law, Section 385 for specific dimensions.

A Special Hauling Permit is issued for the transportation of a single piece or item. A permit will not be issued for any load which can be reduced to legal weight or dimensions.

Additional resources

NYS Department of Transportation

General Information

50 Wolf Road

Albany NY 12232
Phone (518) 457-6195
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