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Virginia Driver Services
State Police:
804-674-2000
emergency cell# - 911
Website
Vehicle Registration:
866-878-2582
804-367-1073  fax
Website
IRP:
866-878-2582
804-367-1073  fax
Website
Trip Permits:
866-878-2582  (IFTA & IRP)
 
Operating Authority:
866-878-2582
804-367-1073  fax
Website
SSRS:
866-878-2582
804-367-1073  fax
 
Fuel Tax:
866-878-2582
Website
IFTA:
866-878-2582
Issued by permit service
 
Overweight - Oversized Permits:
804-786-3495  (info)
804-786-2787  (permits)
804-367-0063  fax
Website
Hazardous Materials:
804-786-2848
Website
Hazardous Waste:
800-592-5482
Website
Radioactive Material:
804-897-6500
Website
Hazardous Spill Reporting:
800-468-8892
804-674-2400
 
Area Codes
Tandem Setting
276; 434; 540; 571;
703; 757; 804
Trailers of 48' to 53' require no more than 41'
spacing from kingpin to center of rear axle
group
Legal Weight Limits For Interstate Routes and Access Thereto
Steering Axle
Single Axle
Tandem Axle
Gross Vehicle Weight
650 lb./inch (3)
20,000 lb.
34,000 lb.
80,000 lb. (1)(2)
(1)  Provided vehicle complies with Federal bridge gross weight formula
(2)  With 51' of total axle spacing on state and provincial highway system
(3)  Limit for state and provincial highway system
Virginia Trucking Association
1707 Summit Ave., Suite 110, Richmond, VA, 23230
804-355-5371;  Fax: 804-358-1374;  Email: vtal@truckline.com