Transportation Permits

Transportation Permit Processing

Single Trip Permits are typically processed by 6 p.m. if received before noon the same day. If permit requests are received after noon, then you should receive them by noon the next day. Beginning September 1, 2011, office staff will no longer be able to process permits on Fridays.

Permits submitted after 2 p.m. on a Thursday cannot be guaranteed to be processed until Monday by Noon Permits submitted prior to 2 p.m. Thursday will be processed by the end of the day on Thursday. Moves can still occur on the Fridays. Current costs are $16 each.
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A detailed explanation of conditions for transportation permits is available along with information about City policy for transportation permits. Current Transportation Permit restrictions can be found here.

Annual Transportation Permits take about 3 weeks to process. You may view our Annual Transportation Permit Map or a list of streets with restricted commercial vehicle use per City Ordinance 3936. Current cost of a annual transportation permit is $90. Additional routes may be obtained with a rider at an additional cost of $16.

Sonoma County Transportation Permit

For Sonoma County transportation permit information, please contact Permit Sonoma, Engineering Cubicle at 707-565-2268 or via email.

State Permits

Access information about State Transportation permits. Extralegal loads on Highway 12 or Highway 101 require a State Transportation Permit.

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