Transportation Permits

Transportation Permit Instructions

Vehicles exceeding the limits of a legal load (per the California Vehicle Code) traveling on city streets must obtain a Transportation Permit through the City of Merced Engineering Department.

  1. Applicants must complete the Transportation Permit Form below and return a signed copy via email to contactengineering@cityofmerced.org or by facsimile to (209) 385-6211. 
  2. A copy of the check for the appropriate fee shall be submitted with the transportation form, with the original check being mailed to: Engineering Department, 678 West 18th Street, Merced, CA 95340.

Transportation Permit requests must be submitted in a timely manner.  Single Trip Permit requests will be reviewed and returned 24-hours after their receipt.  Annual Permits will be reviewed and returned within 5 days of their receipt.

For additional questions, please contact the Engineering Department at (209) 385-6846.

Fees

$16    Single Trip Permit
$70     Annual Permit

Please note:   Payment by check must be made payable to the City of Merced.

Restricted Movement Times

The following commute hours shall be avoided during transport:

    • 7:30-8:30 AM
    • Noon-1:00 PM
    • 4:30-5:30 PM

Documents

Engineering - Transportation Permits

Transportation Permit Form
File Name: TRANSPORATION PERMIT 2014.pdf
Revision Date: 4/24/2014
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Truck Routes
File Name: Truck_Routes - updated 3-20-15.pdf
Revision Date: 3/20/2015
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