Category Archives: Motor Carriers

TxPROS Outage UPDATE: Service Restored

UPDATE: The Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) has been restored. We apologize for any inconvenience from the earlier outage.     Source: Motor Carriers TxPROS Outage UPDATE: Service Restored

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TxPROS Outage

The Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) is currently experiencing an unexpected outage. We are working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible and apologize for any inconvenience.   Source: Motor Carriers TxPROS Outage

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TxIRP System is back online

The TxIRP system is back online.  You may contact Commercial Fleet Services at 1-800-299-1700, option 5 for assistance. The TxDMV regrets the earlier inconvenience.    Source: Motor Carriers TxIRP System is back online

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TxIRP System is Offline

The TxIRP system is offline for technical reasons.  You may contact Commercial Fleet Services at 1-800-299-1700, option 5 for more information. The TxDMV regrets the inconvenience.   Source: Motor Carriers TxIRP System is Offline

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Independence Day 2019

In observance of Independence Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Have a safe and happy holiday! Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by your … Continue reading

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Motor Carrier Credentialing System (MCCS) and the Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) system back online

The Motor Carrier Credentialing System (MCCS) and the Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) system are back online after today’s outage. Online customer self-service is again available. You may contact the MCCS/eLINC call center at 1-800-299-1700, option 3 for assistance. … Continue reading

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Motor Carrier Credentialing System (MCCS) and the Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) system are offline

The Motor Carrier Credentialing System (MCCS) and the Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) system are offline for technical reasons. This means that online customer self-service is temporarily unavailable. You may contact the MCCS/eLINC call center at 1-800-299-1700, option 3 … Continue reading

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MCCS and eLINC are temporarily down for technical reasons

The Motor Carrier Credentialing System (MCCS) and the Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) system are offline because of a server issue. This means that online customer self-service is temporarily unavailable. You may contact the MCCS/eLINC call center at 1-800-299-1700, … Continue reading

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Temporary Suspension of Motor Carrier Requirements

Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared a limited purpose disaster for certain counties in North Texas affected by storms on June 9, 2019. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles has responded by temporarily suspending IRP vehicle registration, 72/144-hour temporary registration permits, … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – Austin

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on June 27th, 2019, in Austin, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household goods … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Memorial Day 2019

In observance of Memorial Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, May 27. Note to motor carriers: The Motor Carrier Oversize/Overweight Permits Section will also be closed on Saturday, May 25.  Vehicle title and … Continue reading

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Weight Limits in Effect for IH45/IH20 Connector Ramps South of Dallas

The Texas Department of Transportation has temporarily placed weight limits on three of the four direct connector ramps at the interchanges of IH45 and IH20 south of Dallas. The direct connector ramps that are affected include: IH45 northbound to IH20 … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Presidents' Day 2019

In observance of Presidents’ Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, February 18, and the Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed on Saturday, February 16.  Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and … Continue reading

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Time to Renew Unified Carrier Registration (UCR)

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) finalized rules for 2019 Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) fees in December 2018. The registration period began on December 28, 2018 and will continue through December 31, 2019. The UCR Board recommends that enforcement … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – MLK Day

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, and the Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.  Vehicle title and registration … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – Houston

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on February 5th, 2019, in Houston, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household goods … Continue reading

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Electronic Display of Apportioned Cab Cards Allowed Starting January 1, 2019

Motor Carriers can display Apportioned Registration Cab Cards on an electronic device, such as a phone or tablet, starting January 1, 2019. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles adopted a rule in December allowing International Registration Plan (IRP) registrants to … Continue reading

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Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) Upgrades on December 11, 2018

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will upgrade the Texas Permitting and Routing System (TxPROS) December 11 to improve the overall customer experience by adding several features and increasing the self-issue limit.  New Self-Issue Weight Customers can self-issue certain … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Thanksgiving

In observance of Thanksgiving, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23. Additionally, the Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed on Saturday, November 24. Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle … Continue reading

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2018 Motor Carrier Division Customer Satisfaction Survey

Help MCD improve performance by taking this brief Customer Satisfaction Survey to let us know how we’re doing and what areas we need to focus on in the future. Take it anytime between Wednesday, October 24, and Wednesday, November 14. … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – San Antonio, Texas

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on November 8th, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – Corpus Christi, Texas

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on October 17th, 2018, in Corpus Christi, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household … Continue reading

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TxDMV's Oversize/Overweight Permits Office Closed Saturday, June 2, for Building Maintenance

TxDMV’s Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed this Saturday, June 2, 2018, for building maintenance. Permits can be ordered online 24/7 through the Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) at www.TxDMV.Gov. We apologize for any inconvenience. Source: Motor Carriers … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, May 28. Note to motor carriers: The Motor Carrier Oversize/Overweight Permits Section will also be closed on Saturday, May 26.  Vehicle title and … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – Austin, Texas

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on June 12nd, 2018, in Austin, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household goods … Continue reading

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