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DOT & Nevada State Heavy Oversize Permit Information

PERMITS: Nevada oversize permits are valid for five days. Must have permit prior to entering the state.
OPERATING TIME: One-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset, plus the following exceptions: Loads not exceeding 12 wide, 15′ high, 110′ long are permitted for night travel. Loads not exceeding 14′ wide, 15′ high, 110′ long, are permitted for weekend travel except in restricted areas noted in next section. Night, weekend, and holiday travel must be requested.
RESTRICTED TRAVEL: For loads exceeding 14′ wide, 15′ high, 110′ long, and 15′ overhang can travel weekends but if over 12′ W cannot travel on I-80 between Reno and CA line or on I-15 between Las Vegas (exit 33) and California line. There are no weekday curfews for Las Vegas, Reno or other cities. Holiday travel is usually permitted for loads not exceeding 12′ wide, 15′ high, 110′ long.

PLEASE TAKE NOTE.  VeriTread is not a permit service nor do we answer permit and escort requirements.  States are constantly changing their rules and regulations, so always read your permits and provision sheets carefully. Due to these changes, VeriTread can not guarantee the accuracy of the provided information.  Please use the link to the state's official DOT page to verify all oversize and over dimensional permitting information with your respective state.

LEGAL DIMENSIONS:

Length:

53′ semi-trailer
75’ maximum length (including rear overhang)
Overhang: 10′, (as long as length including overhang does not exceed 75′).

Width:

8′-6″

Height:

18′

Weight:

80,000 Gross
Single – 20,000
Tandem – 34,000
Tridem – 42,000

ROUTINE PERMIT LIMITS:

Length:

No max, each trip is at state’s discretion.

Overhang: No maximum overhang if on permitted load.

Width:

17′

Height:

16′

Weight:

92,000 (5 axles)
96,000 (6 axles)
101,000 (7 axles)
Single – 20,000*
Tandem – 46,725*
Tridem – 58,000 to 59,000*
*Quad – Depends on spacings

ESCORTS:

On Interstate and 4 or more lane highways:

Length:

Over 110′ – one escort Overhang: Over 25′ rear – one escort

Width:

Over 14′ – one escort Over 16′ – two escorts Over 17′ – may require two escorts and Highway Patrol

Height:

Over 15’6″ – one high-pole escort On 2-lane highways:

Length:

Over 110′ – one escort Overhang: Over 25′ – one escort

Width:

Over 12′ – one escort Over 14′ – two escorts Over 16′ – three escorts Over 17′ – reviewed on individual basis, may require two escorts and Highway Patrol. Hoover Dam area: width 8′-6″ to 10′ (maximum allowed) – two escorts.

Height:

Over 15′-6″ – one high-pole escort

SIGNS, FLAGS & LIGHTS:

All vehicles in excess of 8′-6″ width must display “Oversize Load” signs front and rear. Headlights must be on low beam. Signs shall only be displayed when necessary. Over 4′ overhang should display flag.

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