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Tandem Trailer Permit


State Thruway Authority

This permit allows for the travel of long combination vehicles (LCV) on the New York State Thruway. These vehicles are also called "tandem trailers."

All drivers must register with the New York State Thruway Authority before driving. Businesses must certify all tractors, trailers, and dollies with the Authority before use.

NYS Thruway Authority

Department of Operations, Office of Traffic Management
200 Southern Boulevard
Albany, NY 12201
Phone (800) 468-9946

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