Motor carriers and trucking

This one stop shop provides you with all the information you need to work as a trucker in Wisconsin.

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  • Notice​​​​​: The Motor Carrier Services/Oversize-Overweight Permits customer service counter at the Hill Farms State Office Building in Madison, WI is now permanently closed. A customer drop-box for Motor Carrier Services or Oversize-Overweight Permits related materials is located outside of the south entrance of the Hill Farms State Office Building at 4822 Madison Yards Way, Madison, WI​.

  • Notice: Emergency load restrictions have been put into place on the Hwy 53 bridge and its approach roadways in Duluth. View the Minnesota DOT news release for more information concerning these restrictions.

  • Notice: Certain bridge weight restrictions have been updated for Emergency Vehicles. See this information sheet for more information about this change.

Online services

Motor carrier forms, publications, and videos

Interstate vehicle credentials (cross state lines)

Intrastate vehicle credentials (operate within Wisconsin only)

Both interstate and intrastate vehicles

Oversize/overweight vehicle permits

Commercial driver license (inter and intra)

Motor carrier enforcement and truck safety

Other publications

Freight movement (road, rail, water or sky)

Related links

Questions about the content of this page:

Motor Carrier Services
Email: irp-ifta@dot.wi.gov
Phone: (608) 266-9900