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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  • Please note: The 2019 UCR registration period is now open. State enforcement of the UCR registration requirements commonly begins January 1, but since the opening of the 2019 registration period was delayed several months, state enforcement of the 2019 registration period will begin April 1, 2019. Please visit the UCR website for further information and to register.

  • Please note: Counter hours and procedures have changed for the Motor Carrier Registration Unit and the Oversize/Overweight Permit Unit. Learn more about these changes for the Motor Carrier Counter and the Oversize/Overweight Counter. View the informational video to see where to go for counter service and how to navigate the Hill Farms State Office Building.

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

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