Oversize Permits

The Oversize Permit Unit has State-wide responsibility for the transportation of oversize and overweight loads as defined in Federal Code Title 23; Georgia Code Title 32 and GDOT Board Rule 672-2. Permits are issued for vehicles and loads that exceed the legal size and/or weight limits for travel on the public roadways of the State of Georgia.

Important Links

Order Permits To apply for an Oversize/Overweight permit, you need to go to the GAPROS website to access the automated Georgia Permitting and Routing Optimization System.

Holiday Schedule A schedule of all holiday office closures and travel restrictions is available in PDF format. Please print for future reference.

Route Map Please refer to the Georgia Oversize Truck Route map for a listing of all approved routes for Annual Permit holders.

Routine Log Please refer to the Routing Log for a current listing of posted bridges and restrictions by Mile Point and County.

Posted and Restricted Bridges Please refer to the Posted and Restricted Bridges link for information on avoiding posted bridges and a list of bridge restrictions. No permitted load may cross a posted or restricted bridge.



Information for Permit

Certified Escort Vehicle Operators Program

Permit Types Information on the types of permits issued for over-dimensional travel throughout the state of Georgia.

Guidelines Information on legal dimensions and application procedures for ordering over-dimensional permits.

Laws Georgia laws that govern movement of goods and materials throughout the state while operating under an over-dimensional permit.

Submit Permit Request (Phone & Fax)

  844-837-5500 (Phone)
  575-353-7732 (Fax)
  Single Trip | Superload | Annual | Seasonal Annual
  House Move | House Move Control Form


Contact information for the Oversize Permit Unit

In Person
Georgia Department of Public Safety
Oversize Permit Unit
959 United Ave
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 635-8176

By Mail
Georgia Department of Public Safety
Oversize Permit Unit
P.O. Box 1456
Atlanta, GA 30371
Michael Spurlock
Operations Coordinator
(404) 624-7258 (Office) (404) 635-8516 (Fax)

Syrita Edge
Permit Accounting/Annual Permits
(404) 624-7257 (Office) (404) 635-8516 (Fax)

Arline Little
Pilot Car Program
(404) 624-7254 (Office) (404) 635-8164 (Fax)