Permits, Routing & Escorts
Waukegan Illinois Oversize Permits & Escort Information
WE ARE NOT A PERMIT SERVICE NOR DO WE ARRANGE PERMITS FOR CARRIERS. THIS IS STRICTLY JUST FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES. WE DO NOT ENSURE THE ACCURACY OF THE BELOW INFORMATION SO BE SURE TO READ YOUR PERMIT SHEETS CAREFULLY!
Note: For state regulations, see Illinois OD Regulations
Weight and Dimension Restrictions
The City of Waukegan requires Overweight and Oversize truck permits for any vehicle or combination vehicle that exceeds the following weight or size.
- Gross Vehicle Weight – 80,000 pounds;
- Tandem Axle – 34,000 pounds;
- Single Axle – 20,000 pounds;
- Any weights exceeding the Federal Bridge Law formula.
- Width – 8’6″;
- Height – 13’6″;
- Length (Semi tractor, Trailer) – 55′;
- Length (Truck-Trailer) – 60′;
- Length (Single Vehicle) – 42′.
For Truck Route Map and the City of Waukegan Permit Requirements see https://www.waukeganweb.net/index.aspx?nid=268
Below is a list of the cities and where to find their updated permits
The following pages provide links to the city's general guidelines for oversize permits and escorts for over dimensional/heavy haul shipping. City regulations are subject to change. If you find something incorrect let us know and we will verify and update the page accordingly.
Click on the cities below for links to the city's guidelines for permitting oversize loads and escorts for over dimensional / heavy haul shipping. These regulations are subject to change for each state. If something doesn't look correct, give us a shout and let us know so we can property update the page.