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Oversize Permits


Requested Routes
Changes may be made to requested routes without customer consultation to correct a misaligned routes, provide a more direct route, or due to traffic/road conditions and dimensions. Origin and destination will only be changed with prior consultation.

Damaged Timber Permit Process
The Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) is partnering with the Georgia DOT to verify timber tracts damaged in the recent ice storm, so damaged timber can be promptly harvested and removed.

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Permit Customer Service: (888) 262-8306 
Single Trip Permit: (800) 570-5428
Oversize Permit Office: (404) 635-8176
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 7:00AM – 4:45PM


935 E Confederate Ave,  Bldg. 24
Atlanta, GA 30316-2531
Holiday Schedule: 2014
NOTE: You may obtain a US DOT number through the FMCSA.

Oversize Permits Unit Contacts

Name Title Phone
Michael Spurlock Operations Coordinator (404) 635-2901
Loretta Dunham Office Supervisor (404) 635-2903
Syrita Edge Office Supervisor (404) 635-2904
Dorothy Miles Permit Accounting (404) 635-2902
Citations (888) 409-2001

 Certified Escort Vehicle


Georgia DOT will recognize escort vehicle operator certifications from other states whose programs meet or exceed the objectives of the Georgia program for operators that currently have a valid out-of-state driver's license and certification. The programs accepted include the following states:  Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Utah, and Arizona.  The Georgia program reciprocates with the following recognized states: North Carolina, Florida, and Oklahoma, and Washington.


Please contact the Oversize Permit Unit, Customer Service Line with questions or for further information: 1 (888) 262-8306.           



 Overdimensional Permit



Customers can now submit revision request to previously issued permits within a 48-hour business day window. Please submit permit request form by email or fax and the revised permit will be returned as the original permit was issued (fax or email).  NOTE: a $6 fee (plus a $7 convenience charge for credit card use) may be charged.

By E-mail:

  1. Save the completed Revision Request Application to your computer.
  2. Open your email; attach the completed revision request application.
  3. Send the email to:

By Fax:

Fax the completed Revision Request Application to (404) 635-4297. Questions concerning the revision request application process can be directed to 1-888-262-8306 or emailed to

NOTE: Applications for permits requiring routing approval received after 3:00 pm may not be processed until the following business day.



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