NEW FEE UPDATE:
Transportation Permit single use fees have increased to $16.00 as of January 6, 2020.
Transportation Permits are processed Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-5:30pm.
Please email your Transportation Permit request to Susie Neveu at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 760-744-1050 ext. 3262 if you have any questions. Make sure you include the following with your request: Transportation Permit Application, Credit Card Payment Form and Current Insurance.
- Transportation Permit Application
- Transportation Permit Credit Card Payment Form
- Approved Truck Routes & Map
- Transportation General Permit Conditions
- Pilot Car Requirements
When & Why Transportation Permit Are Necessary?
Transportation Permits allow for the monitoring of truck traffic throughout the City and are required on all vehicles exceeding the limits of a legal load, as defined by the California Vehicle Code (CVC). The dimensions of a legal load are:
14 ft. 0 in. Height
11 ft. 0 in. Width
65 ft. 0 in. Length
80,000 lbs. Gross Weight
Transportation Permits are issued 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and alternate Fridays. Please allow 24 hours for permit processing.
Prior to issuance of a Transportation Permit, the permittee shall furnish insurance coverage effective throughout the term of the permit. (See minimum insurance requirements.)
Permit Fees & Payment
The City of San Marcos accepts payment for permits by cash, check or credit card (Visa or MasterCard).
$16.00 - Single Trip
$100.00 - Annual Permit
Permits may be processed in person or via email. If you have any questions, please contact Susie Neveu in the Development Services Department at email@example.com .