Category Archives: Motor Carriers

Temporary Suspension of Motor Carrier IRP Requirements for COVID-19 Disaster Relief

Commercial Vehicle registration requirements to travel in and through the state of Texas are temporarily suspended by order of Texas Governor Greg Abbott. This is to make it faster and easier for operators of commercial vehicles to provide COVID-19 disaster … Continue reading

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Movement of Oversize/Overweight Loads in Texas During COVID-19 Disaster

Motor carriers transporting oversize and/or overweight loads for COVID-19 disaster relief efforts have two options: Federal Disaster Relief Permit (MAP-21) per President Donald Trump’s Declaration of Disaster If you are moving a divisible load that is overweight only to deliver relief supplies, … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Presidents Day 2020

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 17, 2020. Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by your county tax office. County tax office hours may vary. … Continue reading

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Reminder: 2020 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 now and Sunday, February 9. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TxDMV_MCD_2020   … Continue reading

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2020 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 now and Sunday, February 9. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TxDMV_MCD_2020   … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – MLK Day 2020

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by your county tax … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – New Year's Day 2020

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on New Year’s Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. Have a safe and happy new year! Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by your county … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Christmas/New Year's Day

Need to take care of business with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) around the holidays? Please be aware of the following schedules:  Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019: All TxDMV offices will be closed.Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 All TxDMV offices will be … Continue reading

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Oversize/Overweight Permits Office Days of Operation

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) is adjusting the hours of its Oversize/Overweight Permits Office to enhance customer service. The Permits Office will cease Saturday operations after Saturday, December 28. The office will be open from 7 a.m. to … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Thanksgiving 2019

In observance of Thanksgiving, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29. Additionally, the Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed on Saturday, Nov. 30. Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Veterans Day 2019

In observance of Veterans Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, Nov. 11. Note to motor carriers: The Motor Carrier Oversize/Overweight Permits Section will also be closed on Saturday, Nov. 9.  Vehicle title and … Continue reading

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Storm-Related Temporary Suspension of Motor Carrier Requirements

Governor Greg Abbott has declared a disaster for certain counties affected by the storm that struck Texas October 20, 2019. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles has responded by temporarily suspending IRP vehicle registration, 72/144-hour temporary registration permits, size and … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Labor Day 2019

In observance of Labor Day, all Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 2. Note to motor carriers: The Motor Carrier Oversize/Overweight Permits Section will also be closed on Saturday, Aug. 31.  Vehicle title and registration … Continue reading

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Upcoming Changes for Size and Weight Permits

Intermodal Shipping Container Port Permits: After Sept. 1, 2019, the “Port of Bayport” will be available for customers renewing or ordering new Intermodal Shipping Container Port Permits. Legislative Changes The 86th Texas Legislature passed new laws that impact the movement … Continue reading

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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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