motor carriers

Attention icon Driver's License Issuance Sites and Vehicle & Motor Carrier Services (Ankeny) Offices Closed Oct. 12

All Iowa DOT driver’s license stations, county treasurer’s driver’s license issuance sites, and Vehicle & Motor Carrier Services (Ankeny) will be closed Thursday, Oct. 12, for employee training. As always, online services are available 24/7 at www.iowadot.gov. Self-service kiosks are also available in convenient locations like libraries and retail shops throughout the state.

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Commercial motor carrier information
515-237-3268

Questions about Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) can be directed to the number above or omcs@iowadot.us.


IFTA / IRP filing
online

IFTA/IRP filing

Oversize / Overweight / Trip permits

Oversize/Overweight permits

Motor Carrier Responsible for Safety (MCRS)

All IRP commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) registered within a Performance and Registration Information Systems Management (PRISM) State must have a MCRS assigned to it. Learn more.


Transportation Network Companies (TNC)

Iowa has granted provisional authority for the following Transportation Network Companies (TNC) to operate in Iowa:

  • Uber – Effective-Jan. 12, 2017 – Expires-Jan. 12, 2018
  • Lyft – Effective-Feb. 24, 2017 – Expires-Feb. 24, 2018


Iowa fuel tax rates

See tax rates


Unified Carrier Registration (UCR)

ATTENTION: 2018 REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 1, 2017

Register for UCR


Unified registration system (URS) has been suspended indefinitely




Form 2290 filing requirements and information

Form 2290 filing requirements 60-day rule
IRS Trucking Tax Center