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New Hampshire

DOT & New Hampshire State Heavy Oversize Permit Information

PERMITS: New Hampshire oversize permits are valid for five travel days. Must have permit prior to entering the state.
OPERATING TIME: One-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset, Monday through Friday. No weekend or holiday travel for overdimensional loads. Overweight only are not restricted for travel time.
RESTRICTED TRAVEL: Travel through the city of Manchester is restricted during the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Toll road requirements are the same as other highways. No travel on major holidays, including some holiday weekend restrictions.

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 on Interstate and designated highways (41′ Kingpin to center of rear tandem)
48′ on all other roads
Length limitations do not apply to vehicles transporting poles, pipes, logs, timbers, steel beams (not for stretch trailers)

Width:

8′-6″

Height:

13′-6″

Weight:

80,000 Gross
Single – 20,000 designated highways* (22,400 other roads)
Tandem – 34,000 designated highways* (36,000 other roads)
Tridem – Same as tandem
* When GVW isn’t over 73,280 pounds, 22,440 pounds legal on a single axle, and 36,000 on a tandem.

 

ROUTINE PERMIT LIMITS:

Length:

110′

Width:

16′

Height:

16′

Weight:

Single – 25,000
Tandem – 50,000
Tridem – 70,000
Quad – 85,000
Loads exceeding these dimensions are treated as super loads.

ESCORTS:

Length:

At 80′ – one escort
Over 100′ – State Police escort (need 48 hour notice) unless they exempt it
Overhang:
Over 15′ – one escort
On a two-lane undivided highway, two escorts are required if overhang exceeds 15′ and width is over 12′

Width:

At 12′ – one escort
Over 15′-1″ – one state police escort
Over 18′ – two State Police escort (need 48 hour notice). State may require a second escort for some routes

Height:

Route survey may be required for over 13′-6″ high, escort not usually required for height.

SIGNS, FLAGS & LIGHTS:

“Oversize Load” sign required on front of an oversize vehicle and on the rear of the vehicle or load, whichever provides the best rear display. Mount red flags (at least 12″ square) on all extremities of the load when load extends over sides of trailer more than 4 inches. When rear overhang exceeds 4′, 1 flag shall be displayed at the end of the overhang if less than 2′ wide and 2 flags if the overhang is over 2′ wide. There are no special lighting requirements.

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