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Single Trip Fees
by Dimension
0-90 Miles 91-180 Miles 181-270 Miles Over 271 Miles
Not Exceeding:
70' long
10' wide
14'6" high*
$12.00 $15.00 $18.00 $21.00
Not Exceeding:
85' long
12' wide
14'6" high*
$15.00 $20.00 $25.00 $30.00
Not Exceeding:
100' long
14' wide
15' high
Mobile home -
85' long*
$25.00 $30.00 $35.00 $40.00
Not Exceeding:
120' long
18' wide*
16' high
$30.00 $40.00 $50.00 $60.00
Exceeding:
120' long
18' wide*
16' high
$50.00 $75.00 $100.00 $125.00

*These loads will require a direct investigation and can take up to an additional ten business days to complete. Engineering fee of $40.00 per hour to review.

Overweight Fee Chart:

Total Axles
GVW ?
6 or More
88,000 lbs
6 or more
100,000 lbs
6 or more
110,000 lbs
6 or more
120,000 lbs
5 axle
88,000 lbs
5 axle
1000,000 lbs
4 or more
72,000 lbs
4 or more
76,000 lbs
3 or more
60,000 lbs
3 or more
68,000 lbs
2 axle
48,000 lbs
Superload
2 axle
54,000
Distance
0-45 miles $10.00 $15.00 $20.00 $30.00 $20.00 $30.00 $15.00 $20.00 $12.50 $20.00 $15.00 $20.00
46-90 miles $12.50 $25.00 $32.50 $55.00 $32.50 $5500 $25.00 $32.50 $21.50 $32.50 $25.00 $32.50
91-135 miles $15.00 $35.00 $45.00 $80.00 $45.00 $80.00 $35.00 $45.00 $30.50 $45.00 $35.00 $45.00
136-180 miles $17.50 $45.00 $57.50 $105.00 $57.50 $105.00 $45.00 $57.50 $39.50 $57.50 $45.00 $57.50
181-225 miles $20.00 $55.00 $70.00 $130.00 $70.00 $130.00 $55.00 $70.00 $48.50 $70.00 $55.00 $70.00
226-270 miles $22.50 $65.00 $82.50 $155.00 $82.50 $155.00 $65.00 $82.50 $57.50 $82.50 $65.00 $82.50
271-315 miles $25.00 $75.00 $95.00 $180.00 $95.00 $180.00 $75.00 $95.00 $66.50 $95.00 $75.00 $95.00
316-360 miles $27.50 $85.00 $107.50 $205.00 $107.50 $205.00 $85.00 $107.50 $75.50 $107.50 $85.00 $107.50
361-405 miles $30.00 $95.00 $120.00 $230.00 $120.00 $230.00 $95.00 $120.00 $84.50 $120.00 $95.00 $120.00
406-450 miles $32.50 $105.00 $132.50 $255.00 $132.50 $255.00 $105.00 $132.50 $93.50 $132.50 $105.00 $132.50
451-495 miles $35.00 $115.00 $145.00 $280.00 $145.00 $280.00 $115.00 $145.00 $102.50 $145.00 $115.00 $145.00

*The fees in this table include dimensions up to 145' long, 12' wide, and 15' high. For loads having width between 12'1?-14'6", an additional fee of $15.00 is added to the fee indicated on the table.
For loads having any dimension greater than 145' long, 14'6" wide, and 15' high, an additional fee is added to the fee indicated on the Fees for Overweight Per Axle table seen below, as well as a $50.00 application fee. A $1.00 transmission fee is added to each permit mailed, emailed or faxed.

Fees for Overweight Per Axle:

*Fees for each 45 mile increment. Fees shown below does not include any over dimension, if load is over legal dimension, add fee seen on Single Trip Fees by Dimension table at top of page.

Axle weight in Excess of Legal Single Axle 2-Axle Tandem 3-Axle Tandem
1-6,000 lbs $5.00 $5.00 $5.00
6,001-11,000 lbs $8.00 $7.00 $6.00
11,001-17,000 lbs Not Available $8.00 $7.00
17,001-22,000 lbs Not Available Not Available $9.00
22,001-29,000 lbs Not Available Not Available $11.00

Fees for Miscellaneous Moves:

Miscellaneous Fees
Overweight 2-5 axle trucks carrying agricultural commodities including but not limited to corn, soybeans, wheat, oats, grain, sorghum, canola, rice, livestock, insilage, fruits and vegetables $5.00 per axle
Repeated overweight and or over dimension moves directly across a highway, each vehicle $15.00
When Escorts are Needed: # of Escorts:
On 2 Lane Highway (black coded)
Movement of objections requiring a police and or civilian escort are limited to the
hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday through Friday in the following counties:
Cook, Duage, Lake. Madison, McHenry, Monroe, St. Clair and Will. In all other
counties movement is allowed from one half hour before sunrise until one half hour
after sunset Monday through Friday and from one half hour before sunrise
until noon on Saturday.
On all Highway: (2 Lane/front ;4 Lane/rear escort)
Width over 14'6" 1 escort
Width over 16' 3 escorts
Length over 110' 1 escort
Length over 145' 3 escorts
Length over 15' of towed special rigs 3 escorts
Height over 14'6" 1 front escort
Height over 16' - list all overhead obstructions
Route survey for loads that exceed the max
practical weight (superloads moving slowly)
Loads exceed both 14'6" wide and high 2 escorts (front and rear)
State Police Escorts:
Minimum of 24 hour notice needed - cost $40.00/hr per vehicle with minimum fee
of $80.00. These moves are generally entirely or partially outside of the
municipality.
Over 18' wide
Over 175' long
Over 18' high
Overweight where bridge restrictions requires other traffic to be kept off to permit
the load to cross. Any unusual load needing traffic control to permit move.
Municipal Police:
Minimum of 24 hour notice needed -
Permit office will determine if state or municipal police escort is required for move
partially or wholly within a municipality.
Over 14'6" wide will require an engineering investigation

Overhang Requirements:

Maximum legal overhang allowed is 3' (three feet) in front and 4' (four feet) in rear.
Overhang exceeding these dimensions will require over length permits.

Police Escorts:

$60.00 per hour per vehicle. Additional charges may be applied upon review if determined to be super load.

Permits Valid for:

Single Trip Permits are valid for five (5) travel days. Round trip permits are valid for ten (10) travel days.

Operating Time

Movement of objects requiring a police and/or civilian escort are limited to the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday in the following Counties:  Cook County, Dupage County, lake County, Kane County, Madison County, McHenry County, Monroe County, St. Claire County, and Will County.  In all other Counties, movement is allowed from one half hour before sunrise until one-half hour after sunset, Monday through Friday, and from one-half hour before sunrise until noon on Saturday.

Movement of objects greater than 16' wide and/or 17' high is restricted to the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday statewide.

Weekend Travel

Permitted loads are allowed to travel on Saturdays until 12:00 noon, and are restricted from travel on Sundays.  If load is permitted for overweight only, continuous travel is allowed throughout the weekend.

Divisible Loads

All permitted loads must be reduced to the lowest possible dimensions and/or weights.

Exceptions

Blades, buckets, counterweights, etc. may be attached for shipment.

Restricted Travel

Permitted loads being shipped on Illinois Toll roads shall be limited to a maximum width of 10' wide and 88,000 lbs. except on sections that carry I-80 & US51 which allows widths of up to 12' wide.

Contact should be made with the City of Chicago (312-744-4699 ext. 3823) regarding permit requirements for movements on all streets and highways within the city other than the expressways.

Spring Weight Restrictions

There are no Seasonal Weight Restrictions for the state of Illinois.

Superload Requirements

Loads or vehicles that are 145' long x 14'6รถ wide x 15' high and 120,000 lbs. are considered Super-loads.  Applications must be submitted including axle weight, and axle spacing.  Loads which exceed 16' high will require a Route Survey.

Super-load Permit applications should be allowed up to five (5) days for processing, and approval.  Movement of objects that are greater in size than 16' wide, and/or 17' high are restricted to travel during the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday statewide.