Transportation Permit Guidelines

A transportation permit must be obtained if:

  • The vehicle/load exceeds 14 feet in height
  • The vehicle/load exceeds 8 feet in width
  • The vehicle/load exceeds 65 feet in length

Permits in Vehicles

Transportation permits shall be carried in the vehicle at all times.

Obtaining a Transportation Permit

The following items must be submitted to Public Works Engineering prior to the approval of a transportation permit:

  • $15 Single Trip or $96 Annual Transportation Permit fee: Payment by check only. Check must accompany Transportation Permit Application at time of submittal
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance owner must have:
    • Certificate of Liability Insurance must include additional insured endorsement
    • City of Tustin as Additional Insured
    • General Liability must be at least $1,000,000
  • Copy of any other permits obtained (e.g, Caltrans, County)
  • Transportation Permit Application (Do not write your route on the permit application, include your requested route on your fax cover sheet)


Fax the completed Transportation Permit Application to Engineering at 714-734-8991. 

Please allow 24 to 48 hours for City processing.

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