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DO NOT SUBMIT AN APPLICATION IF YOU ARE RENEWING AN EXPIRED PERMIT. PLEASE REFER TO THE RENEWAL INSTRUCTIONS.
Note: The dimensions for loaded height and loaded width are the maximum allowed for an annual permit. Any load exceeding these dimensions will not qualify for an annual permit. A single trip permit is required. Loaded overall length (Fig.3) is the measurement from the front extremity of the vehicle or load to the rear extremity of the vehicle or load (CVC 35411(a)). Rear overhang (Fig.3) shall not extend to the rear beyond the last point of support for a greater distance than that equal to two-thirds of the length of the wheelbase of the vehicle carrying the load (CVC 35410).
WALK-INS ACCEPTED AFTER 3:00 PM WILL BE PROCESSED THE FOLLOWING BUSINESS DAY. ALL APPLICATIONS ARE PROCESSED IN THE ORDER RECEIVED. PLEASE ALLOW UP TO 14 BUSINESS DAYS FOR PROCESSING.
FAILURE TO PROVIDE ALL NECESSARY INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTATION OR SUBMITTING THE FORM INCORRECTLY/INCOMPLETELY WILL RESULT IN THE DENIAL OF THE ANNUAL PERMIT REQUEST. IF THE REQUEST IS DENIED, CUSTOMERS MUST RESUBMIT A NEW APPLICATION WITH ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION. ONCE THE PERMIT HAS BEEN ISSUED, ANY CHANGES TO THE PERMIT MAY BE SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL FEES.
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 except ML King Day, Cesar Chavez Day, & Veterans Day)
Walk-In Hours: 8am-3pm, Mon-Fri
(Closed on State Holidays)
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After-Hours Permit Emergencies: (916) 653-3442
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