Illinois Department of Transportation

2300 South Dirksen Parkway
Springfield, IL 62764

Overload Permits

Permit Section
Dept. of Transportation
117 Administration Bldg.
Springfield, IL 62764
  217-782-6271 (General Info)
  217-785-1477 (Apply by phone)
  Oversize/Overweight Permit

Illinois Transportation Association

2000 Fifth Avenue
River Grove, IL 60171
 (708) 452-3508

Trip Permits

Secretary of State
Commercial & Form Truck Div.
Howlett Bldg., RM 300
Springfield, IL 62756
Fee: $15 for 72hrs.

Pay Fuel Tax

Dept. of Revenue
Motor Fuel Tax Div.
PO Box 19477
Springfield, IL 62794-9019

Other Phone Numbers

Office of Motor Carriers: 217-785-1477
Oversize/Overweight Permits: 217-782-6271
Hazardous Materials Permits: 217-785-3064
Vehicle Registration: 217-782-1800
Motor Fuel Tax Office: 217-785-1397
CDL Licensing Information: 217-785-7447

Other Web Sites

 Road Closures
 DOT District 1 (Chicago) Construction Reports
 DOT District 4 (Peoria) Construction Reports
 Road Condition Report
 Interstate Construction Alert
 State of Illinois
 What to do When Laidover in Illinois

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