Welcome to Iowa's online permitting system (IAPS)
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This site issues permits for oversize and overweight vehicles along state owned routes only. This includes Interstate, US, & IA routes. Permits for local or city routes should be obtained from those respective agencies.
2016 Holiday Travel Restrictions
An oversize/overweight permit shall not be valid for the operation of a vehicle on the following 2016 holidays:
Memorial Day - Noon Friday, May 27 to 30min before sunrise on Tuesday, May 31
Independence Day - Noon Friday, July 1 to 30min before sunrise on Tuesday, July 5
Labor Day - Noon Friday, September 2 to 30min before sunrise on Tuesday, September 6
An oversize permit shall not be valid during the nighttime hours of sunset to sunrise unless authorized for continuous movement.
2016 Holiday Office Closings
The Iowa DOT permit office will be closed on the following dates. Permits may still be applied for and even system issued during these times; however, any office processing required will be delayed.
New Year's Day - January 1, 2016
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 18, 2016
Memorial Day - May 30, 2016
Independence Day - July 4, 2016
Labor Day - September 5, 2016
Veteran's Day - November 11, 2016
Thanksgiving - November 24-25, 2016
Christmas Day - December 26, 2016
New Year's Day - January 2, 2017
For any questions, please see the FAQ which also contains our contact info.