FLORIDA TRUCKING INFORMATION
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE OPERATORS
The State of Florida provides you with a number of resources to help you find answers to your questions quickly and efficiently.
On the Web:
www.FloridaTruckingInfo.com – Link to regulatory agencies’
home pages, download forms, apply for important information all in one location.
By Telephone: 850-414-4700 – Connect to any commercial vehicle operations regulatory agency in the State of Florida and the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration).
STATE MAINTENANCE OFFICE Over Dimensional Road use Permits The Florida Department of Transportation (DOT), in an effort to streamline the permitting process, offers a web-based permit application system for overweight and over dimensional permits over the Internet. Once your permit application is submitted over the Internet, the application will be reviewed by the State Permits Office for compliance with Chapter 14-26, Florida Administrative Code. Payment for the permit can be made by credit card, check or a pre-paid ARI account. Those applications receiving approval for permit will be issued a permit by the Florida Department of Transportation State Permits Office. Trip permits can be faxed directly to the permit applicant if requested, or sent by U.S. Mail. Annual permits will be sent by U.S. Mail.
To access the permits’ website, visit www.FloridaTruckingInfo.com and click on Department of Transportation Oversize/Overweight Permits Office.
By Telephone: 850-410-5777
511 Florida Traffic and Travel Information
The Florida Department of Transportation (DOT) announces its free statewide traffic and travel information service. If you’re in Florida simply call 511 or visit www.FL511.com for easy and direct access to real-time information on road construction, traffic incidents, hurricane evacuations and weather conditions. Florida 511 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Truckers and Dispatchers…you can access Florida 511 to get real-time traffic information toll free from anywhere in the U.S. by calling (866) 511-3352.