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Attention icon Iowa DOT offices closed for Christmas and New Year's holidays

All Iowa Department of Transportation business locations will be closed Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, and Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. Most business locations will resume normal operations on the Tuesday following the holiday closure.

In addition, all Iowa DOT driver’s license stations will be closed Saturday, Dec. 23, and Saturday, Dec. 30.

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. Kiosk users should check the host location's holiday schedule to determine hours and availability.


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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

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Unified Carrier Registration (UCR)

ATTENTION: UCR 2018 registration is delayed until further notice. Fees are likely to drop.
Get more information.

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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