- Reference MaterialWest Virginia Permit Information
State Code Relating to Size, Weight, and Load
Traffic and Safety Laws
OS/OW Blanket Letter for Incorrect Axle Weights
Selected Routes for OS and OS/OW Blanket permits
Selected Routes for Seagoing Blanket permits
High Travel Days for OS, OS/OW and Mobile Home Blanket permits
Welcome to West Virginia's official online hauling permit system. This site issues permits for oversize and overweight vehicles along state owned routes. This includes Interstate, Turnpike, US, WV, and County routes. Permits for local or city routes should be obtained from those respective agencies. Primary Election Day May 10, 2022 Memorial Day - May 30, 2022 General Election Day - November 8, 2022
Attention: Before applying for any permits, please view the restriction information located at the following links: http://wv511.org Select LIST VIEWS, then PLANNED EVENTS for information on interstate and US routes. For specific WVDOH district information go to http://transportation.wv.gov/highways/districts/Pages/default.aspx Then select corresponding district, then choose district work zones.
Single trip Oversize/Overweight/Superload permits are not to be used for Mobile Homes
Overweight annual permits can only be utilized by combination vehicles with five (5) or more axles, single unit vehicles can only utilize an oversize annual permit.
Electronic as well as paper copies of hauling permits are now valid for travel in West Virginia.
*** Permitted travel time policies have changed. Please see 'West Virginia Permit Information', under 'Reference Material', for details.***
For some of our Frequently Asked Questions please visit our FAQ link: Frequently Asked Questions (wv.gov)
2022 Holiday Travel Restrictions
An oversize/overweight permit shall not be valid for the operation of a vehicle on the following 2022 holidays:
Memorial Day: Saturday, May 28, 2022 through Monday, May 30, 2022
Independence Day: Monday, July 4, 2022
Labor Day: Saturday, September 3, 2022 through Monday, September 5, 2022
Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 24, 2022
Christmas Day: Sunday, December 25, 2022
New Years Day: Sunday, January 1, 2023
An oversize permit shall not be valid during the nighttime hours of sunset to sunrise.
2022 Office Closed Dates
The WV permit office will be closed on the following dates. Permits may still be applied for and even system issued during these times; however, any office processing required will be delayed.
Martin Luther King Day - January 17, 2022
Presidents' Day - February 21, 2022
West Virginia Day - June 20, 2022
Independence Day - July 4, 2022
Labor Day - September 5, 2022
Columbus Day - October 10, 2022
Veterans Day - November 11, 2022
Thanksgiving Day - November 24 and 25, 2022
Christmas Day - December 26, 2022
New Years Day - January 2, 2023
For any questions, please see the FAQs.
Welcome to West Virginia's official online hauling permit system. This site issues permits for oversize and overweight vehicles along state owned routes. This includes Interstate, Turnpike, US, WV, and County routes. Permits for local or city routes should be obtained from those respective agencies.
Primary Election Day May 10, 2022
Memorial Day - May 30, 2022
General Election Day - November 8, 2022