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Austin District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Austin District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Benny Benningfield (512) 832-7331
Jaime Witten (512) 832-7099

If a county you are looking for is not listed on this page, we are unaware of any restrictions in that county.

County Date Restriction
Bastrop County, JCT US290 & FM1704 07-09-97 There is no access for all turns at JCT US290 & FM1704.
Bastrop County, JCT SH21/SH71 & FM969 03-05-15 There is no access for the following maneuvers at JCT SH21/SH71 & FM969:
  • SH21/SH71 EB to FM969 NB
  • FM969 SB to SH21/SH71 EB
  • SH21/SH71 EB to WB and WB to EB
  • Bastrop County, JCT SH21/SH71 & SH304 04-20-07 65' max length for the follwoing turns at JCT SH21/SH71 & SH304
  • SH304 NB to SH21/SH71 WB
  • SH21/SH71 WB to SH304 SB.


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Bastrop County, SH21 08-24-16 11' max width between N.SH95 and Cardinal Dr east of Bastrop.
    Cardinal Dr is located approximately 1 ½ miles east of FM1441.
    This restriction also affects LP150 where it is double signed with SH21.
    Bastrop County, SH71/SH95 05-22-15 10'6" max width between W.SH95 and 1 mile east of E.LP150.
    Bastrop County, SH71
    Portion of SH21
    Portion of SH95
    06-06-16 11' max width between W.LP150 and Alum Creek Rd in Bastrop.
    Alum Creek Rd is located approximately 4 miles east of E.LP150.
    This restriction also affects SH21 where it is double signed with SH71.
    This restriction also affects SH95 where it is double signed with SH71.
    Bastrop County, SH95 01-29-16 In Smithville: Over 16' wide, 16' high, and/or 130' long are under the following conditions when traveling on SH95 between FM2571 and SH71:
  • The mover must contact the Smithville Police Department, (512) 237-3282, 30 minutes prior to traveling.
  • Curfew: No movement during the hours of 07:00 -09:00 AM and 04:00 – 06:00 PM Monday through Friday
  • No movement during the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
  • Bastrop, Travis, and Williamson Counties, SH95
    Portion of FM1100
    01-14-16 11' max width between W.US290 and US79.
    This restriction also affects FM1100 with SH95.
    Bastrop County, FM535 11-29-12 11' max width between SH304 and SH95.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bastrop County, FM696 01-08-16 10' max width between US290 and the Lee/Bastrop County line.
    Bastrop County, FM2571 10-02-15 10' max width between SH304 and SH95.
    Bastrop County, E.LP150 08-04-15 10'6" max width between E.SH21 and E.SH71.
    Bastrop County, E.LP150 at SH71 03-18-16 14' max height at SH71.
    Bastrop County, SP230 01-29-16 In Smithville: Over 16' wide, 16' high, and/or 130' long are under the following conditions when traveling on SH95 between FM2571 and SH71:
  • The mover must contact the Smithville Police Department, (512) 237-3282, 30 minutes prior to traveling.
  • Curfew: No movement during the hours of 07:00 -09:00 AM and 04:00 – 06:00 PM Monday through Friday
  • No movement during the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

  • CR321/Hill Rd is located approximately ½ mile west of SH71.
    Bastrop County, PR1 02-13-14 No permits between SH21 and FM153.
    Bastrop County, CR96 between FM3000 and FM696 05-19-10 FYI: CR96 from the end of state maintenance of FM3000 to FM696 is a dangerous road and has low tree limbs over it.
    CR96 should not be used to detour the 16' overhead structures on US290/SH95 in Elgin.
    This information is only accurate at the date this FYI was posted. The county could have changed the conditions on this CR at any date after May, 2010.
    Blanco County, US281 NB to N.US290 WB 11-25-09 Over 18' wide and/or over 17' high turning from US281 NB to N.US290 WB in Johnson City:
    The mover must contact either the Blanco County Sheriff's Office: 830-868-7104, or the Johnson City Police Dept: 830-868-0995 prior to entering Johnson City.
    Blanco County, US281 over the Perdenales River in Johnson City 04-28-99 200,000 lbs. GVW and over must use the outside lanes on the Pedernales River bridge in Johnson City.
    The Pedernales River bridge located approximately ¼ mile north of SP356.
    Blanco County, US281 08-22-16 10' max width between FM32 and Blanco Ave in Blanco.
    Blanco Ave is located approximately 1 mile north of S.LP163.
    Blanco County, FM473 11-04-99 No permits between the Kendall/Blanco County line and US281.
    Blanco County, FM473 11-04-99 75' max length, no weight and/or no lowboys between N.US281 and FM32.
    Over 65' long must use caution in this area.
    Blanco County, FM2766 10-04-96 Over 12’ wide: A front escort is required when crossing the bridges between US281 and FM3232.
    Blanco County, FM2766 06-27-16 10' max width between US281 and FM3232.
    Blanco County, FM3232 06-16-15 No permits between US290 and FM2766.
    Blanco County, FM3232 10-04-96 Over 12’ wide: A front escort is required when crossing the bridges between US290 and FM2766.
    Blanco County, LP356 05-03-04 No permits between US281 and US290, in Johnson City.
    Burnet and Travis Counties, FM1431 12-08-98 Over 11' wide: A front escort is required between the west side of Lago Vista approximately 3 miles west of Jonestown and US281.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Burnet County, US183 01-08-16 11' max width between FM963 and Star Ranch/CR224 in Watson.
    Star Ranch/CR224 is located approximately 2 ¾ miles north of FM963.
    Burnet County, FM2341 11-03-15 11' max width between SH29 and CR114.
    CR114 is located approximately 5 ½ miles north of SH29.
    Burnet County, PR4 01-24-06 No permits between US281 and SH29.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Caldwell County, US183 01-18-16 12' max width between FM671 and S.FM20.
    Caldwell County, US183
    Portion of FM20
    03-19-15 10' max width and/or 17' max height between S.FM20 and FM672.
    This restriction also affects FM20 where it is double signed with US183.
    Caldwell County, SH21 07-11-16 12' max width between the E.Hays/Caldwell County line and the Bastrop/Caldwell County line.
    Caldwell, Travis and Williamson Counties, SH130 Toll Road
    Portion of SH45
    04-19-13 No permits between the Guadalupe/Caldwell County line and IH35.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Gillespie County, US87/US290 07-25-01 18' max height between FM1631 and N.US87

    This is due to low traffic lights.
    Gillespie County, FM783 06-29-04 Over 12' wide: A front escort is required between W.US290 and the Kerr/Gillespie County line.
    Hays County, IH35 EFR and WFR 02-20-15 11' max width on the EFR and WFR between 1 mile south of Yarrington Rd north of San Marcos and N.FM150.
    Yarrington Rd is located approximately 3 miles south of S.FM150.
    Hays County, IH35 EFR and WFR 04-10-15 14' max width on the EFR and WFR between N.FM150 and FM2001.
    Hays County, IH35 NB to S.BI35 NB in Kyle 06-24-10 There is no access for traveling IH35 NB to S.BI35 NB in Kyle.
    Hays County, IH35 11-03-14 IH35 is restricted as follows:
    NB: 16' max height northbound between Robert S Light Blvd/Hillside Terrace (CR132) and FM2001 in Buda.
    SB: 15'6" max height southbound between FM2001 and Robert S Light Blvd/Hillside Terrace (CR132) in Buda.
    Robert S Light Blvd/Hillside Terrace (CR132) is located approximately 1 ½ miles north of FM967.
    Hays County, SH123 10-23-14 10' max width between the Guadalupe/Hays County line and 2 ½ miles south of IH35.
    Hays County, FM12 01-05-16 Over 10' wide: A front escort is required between Saddleridge Dr and Hugo Rd east of Wimberley.
    Saddleridge Dr is located approximately ¼ mile east of FM32.
    Hugo Rd is located approximately 3 ½ miles east of FM32.
    Hays County, JCT FM12 & FM3237 04-16-14 15' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT FM12 & FM3237:
  • FM12 NB/SB
  • All turns at JCT FM12 & FM3237
  • Hays County, FM12 05-29-15 No permits between FM32 and FM3237.
    Hays County, FM12 04-24-14 No permits between FM3237 and FM2325.
    Hays County, FM150 06-12-02 No lowboy type trailers between FM1826 and FM3237.
    Hays County, FM150 06-29-16 No permits between Lox Rd in Kyle and SH21.
    Lox Rd is located approximately 1 mile east of IH35.
    Hays County, FM967 11-02-04 12’ max width between Main Street in Buda, and FM1626.
    Hays County, FM2439 07-21-10 No permits between FM12 and SH80.
    For all loads approval by Austin District to travel inside this restriction:
  • A front escort is required.
  • The mover must contact the San Marcos Police Department 24 hours prior to traveling in this restriction (512) 753-2108.
  • Hays County, LP82 10-28-03 In San Marcos: No permits between S.IH35 and N.IH35.
    For all loads approval by Austin District to travel inside this restriction:
  • A front escort is required.
  • The mover must contact the San Marcos Police Department 24 hours prior to traveling in this restriction (512) 753-2108.
  • Lee County, City of Giddings 05-22-15 Over 16' wide, 16' high, and/or 130' long are under the following conditions for travel within Giddings city limits:
  • The mover must contact the Lee County Sheriff Office, (979) 542-2800, prior to entering Lee County and the Giddings Police Department, (979) 540-2700, 30 minutes prior to traveling within Giddings city limits.
  • Curfew: No movement during the hours of 07:00 -09:00 AM and 04:00 – 06:00 PM Monday through Friday
  • Weekends: 18' max width, 16'6" max height, 130' max length.
  • No movement during the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
  • Lee County, US77 08-10-16 11' max width between 1 mile south of SH21 and 1 ¼ miles north of SH21.
    Lee County, FM141 01-23-13 19' max width between US290 and SH21.
    Over 14' wide: a front escort is required.
    Lee County, FM180 10-15-15 10' max width between US290 and the Burleson/Lee County line.
    Lee County, FM448 06-09-16 10' max width between FM2239 and US77.
    Lee County, JCT FM696 & N.LP123 10-11-12 No length for all turns at JCT FM696 & N.LP123.
    Llano County, SH16 over the Llano River 01-28-98 No width and/or weight on the truss bridge over the Llano River in Llano.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Llano County, SH29/SH71 01-12-16 10' max width between 1 ¼ miles west of SH16 and ¾ miles west of SH16.
    Llano County, FM152 05-23-96 No permits between SH16 and FM2768 except for loads with an origin/destination.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Llano County, FM2233 05-24-99 No manufactured housing permits between FM2900 and the end state maintenance east of FM2900 except for loads with an origin/destination.
    Llano County, FM2768 03-04-91 No length and/or no lowboy type trailers between SH29 and FM152.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Mason County, US87 SB over the Llano River 05-27-99 19' max width southbound on the truss bridge over the Llano River in Hedwig Hill.
    Mason County, FM386 02-10-16 No permits between SH29 and Mulberry St.
    Mason County, FM1871 08-29-07 16' max width over the Llano River and Honey Creek bridges west of Mason.
    The Llano River is located approximately 9 miles west of US87.
    The Honey Creek bridge is located approximately 7 ¼ miles west of US87.
    Travis County, City of Austin 04-07-95 Curfew: 12' max width and/or 95' max length in Austin during the hours of 07:00 – 09:00 AM and 04:00 – 06:00 PM Monday through Friday.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, JCT IH35 & FM1626 03-13-08 There is no access for the following turns at JCT IH35 & FM1626:
  • IH35 NB to FM1626 WB
  • FM1626 EB to IH35 NB
  • Travis County, Slaughter Creek Crossover over IH35 in Austin 10-14-13 No permits crossing over IH35.
    The Slaughter Creek Crossover is located approximately 1 ¼ miles south of S.LP275.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, IH35 04-25-01 No width and/or 13'6" max height between SH71 and US183
    Over length and/or over weight permits routed through Austin must use the inside lane of the lower level of IH35.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, IH35 NB to US183 SE 02-13-03 There is no access traveling IH35 NB to US183 SE.
    Travis County, US183 EFR 08-08-16 No width on the EFR between the end of its state maintenance south of US290 and US290.
    Travis County, US183 NB to IH35 NB 10-04-12 100' max length travelling US183 NB to IH35 NB.
    Travis County, US183 ML 12-07-07 No weight on the ML between IH35 and FM1325.
    Travis County, US183 NB Entrance Ramp 09-10-09 19' max width on the first US183 NB entrance ramp north of FM1325.
    Travis County, US183 EFR NB to LP1 EFR NB 08-24-10 When routing US183 EFRn To LP1 EFRn, you must state it this way:
    “…US183 EFRn, travel inside lanes to LP1 ramp, LP1 EFRn…”
    Travis County, US290 Toll Road 12-17-12 No permits on the main lanes between US183 and FM734.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Travis County, S.SH45 Toll Road 01-25-10 No permits between IH35 and S.US183.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Travis and Williamson Counties, N.SH45 Toll Road 04-29-11 No permits on the main lanes between US183 and N.SH130.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Travis County, SH71 04-03-15 11' max width between W.Southwest Pkwy and Thomas Springs Rd in Bee Caves.
    W.Southwest Pkwy is located approximately 2 ½ miles east of FM2244.
    Thomas Springs Rd is located approximately 3 ¾ miles east of FM2244.
    Travis County, SH71
    Portion of FM973
    06-08-15 18' max width between US183 and Onion Creek.
    Onion Creek is located approximately ½ mile east of SH45.
    This restriction also affects FM973 where it is double signed with SH71.
    Travis County, SH71 NFR and SFR 06-08-15 In Austin: 10' max width on the NFR and SFR between Spirit of Texas Dr and Presidential Blvd.
    Spirit of Texas Dr is located approximately 1 ¼ miles east of US183.
    Presidential Blvd is located approximately 1 ¾ miles east of US183.
    Travis, Bastrop, and Williamson Counties, SH95
    Portion of FM1100
    01-14-16 11' max width between W.US290 and US79.
    This restriction also affects FM1100 with SH95.
    Travis, Caldwell, and Williamson Counties, SH130 Toll Road
    Portion of SH45
    04-19-13 No permits between the Guadalupe/Caldwell County line and IH35.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Travis and Williamson Counties, FM685 11-23-05 17’ max height between FM1825 and US79.
    Travis County, JCT FM734 & LP1 10-06-05 110' max length for the following turns JCT FM734 & LP1:
  • LP1 NB to FM734 WB
  • LP1 SB to FM734 EB
  • FM734 EB to LP1 NB
  • FM734 WB to LP1 SB


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, FM734 over LP1 10-06-05 200,000 lbs GVW crossing LP1.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, FM973 06-29-07 14' max height between W.SH71 and Harold Green Rd in Austin.
    Harold Green Rd is located approximately 2 miles south of FM969.
    Travis and Burnet Counties, FM1431 12-08-98 Over 11' wide: A front escort is required between the west side of Lago Vista, located approximately 3 miles west of Jonestown, and US281.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Travis County, FM1825 04-05-01 No permits between FM685 and 1 mile west.
    Travis County, FM3238 07-29-15 10' max width between Crumley Ranch Rd and SH71 in Bee Caves.
    Crumley Ranch Rd is located approximately 2 ¾ miles north of FM12.
    Travis County, JCT LP1 & LP360 08-28-15 The following turns at JCT LP1 & LP360 are restricted as follows:
  • 16'6" max height traveling LP1 NB to LP360 EB
  • 17'6" max height traveling LP360 WB to LP1 NB
  • Travis County, LP1 02-05-14 In Austin: 10' max width between Barton Springs Rd and US183.
    Barton Springs Rd is located approximately ½ mile north of FM2244.
    Travis and Williamson Counties, LP1 Toll Road
    Portion of FM1325
    05-19-09 No permits on the tolled main lanes between Scofield Ridge Pkwy and N.SH45.
    This restriction also affects FM1325 where it is double signed with LP1.
    Scofield Ridge Pkwy is located approximately 1/2 mile north of FM734.
    Travis County, S.LP275 05-08-15 10'6" max width between Dittmar Rd and Eberhardt Ln.
    Dittmar Rd is located approximately 1 mile north of S.IH35.
    Eberhardt Ln in located approximately 2 miles north of S.IH35.
    Travis County, N.LP275 NB to IH35 NB 02-19-09 There is no access for traveling LP275 NB to IH35 NB.
    Williamson County, City of Liberty Hill 10-26-11 14' wide and over, 17' high and over, and/or 110' long and over: The mover most contact Liberty Hill Police Department, (512) 778-5449, 24 hours prior to traveling within Liberty Hill city limits.
    Williamson County, All Roads in Round Rock 04-01-04 House moves 20’ wide and over must move only during the hours of 12:01 AM - 04:30 AM in the Round Rock City Limits.
    Williamson County, IH35 WFR 01-26-16 17' max width on the WFR between Westinghouse Rd in Georgetown and ½ mile south of FM1431.
    Westinghouse Rd is located approximately 1 ¼ mile north of FM1431.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Williamson County, IH35 WFR 02-07-14 18' max height on the WFR at N.SP158.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Williamson County, US79 SB 10-01-14 In Taylor: 22' max width southbound between E.BU79 and SH95.
    Williamson County, BU79, SH95, and FM112 in Taylor 06-16-15 In Taylor: No permits on the following highways:
  • BU79 between SH95 and Dolan St. Dolan St is located approximately ¾ mile east of SH95.
  • SH95 between US79 and FM397
  • FM112 between SH95 and US79


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Williamson County, US183 NB 05-06-15 16' max width northbound between San Gabriel Pkwy and N.Toll 183A in Leander.
    San Gabriel Pkwy is located approximately 1 mile north of FM2243.
    N.Toll 183A is located approximately 2 miles north of FM2243.
    Williamson and Travis County, N.SH45 Toll Road 04-29-11 No permits on the main lanes between US183 and N.SH130.
    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Williamson County, SH45 collector-distributor lanes under FM734 04-29-11 No permits on the collector -distributor lanes under FM734.

    These lanes are between the main lanes and the frontage roads and are not tolled, but they are too narrow for OS/OW vehicles. These lanes serve as the access ramps to/from the main lanes to/from the frontage roads at FM734.

    All loads permitted on the FM620 (SH45 NFR and SFR) must have the following statement on the permit:
    “Must remain on the frontage roads and go through the stoplights at FM734. Do not travel under FM734.”
    Williamson, Bastrop, and Travis Counties, SH95
    Portion of FM1100
    01-14-16 11' max width between W.US290 and US79.
    This restriction also affects FM1100 with SH95.
    Williamson County, SH95 04-08-16 11’ max width between SH29 and S.FM971.
    Williamson, Caldwell, and Travis Counties, SH130 Toll Road
    Portion of SH45
    04-19-13 No permits between the Guadalupe/Caldwell County line and IH35.

    The main lanes are toll roads.
    Williamson County, FM112/FM619 02-08-16 No permits between W.FM619 and E.FM619.
    Williamson County, FM487 12-22-15 09' max width between BS195 in Florence and S.IH35.
    Williamson County, FM487 12-28-12 No lowboy type trailers on the railroad crossing just west of the Bell/Williamson County line in Bartlett
    Williamson County, FM619 11-12-15 No permits between CR451 and CR448 in Beyersville.
    CR451 is located approximately ¼ mile north of FM1466.
    CR448 is located approximately 1 ¾ miles north of FM1466.
    Williamson and Travis Counties, FM685 11-23-05 17’ max height between FM1825 and US79.
    Williamson County, FM685 03-22-16 10' max width between N.SH130 and US79.
    Williamson County, FM970 07-21-16 No permits between US183 and BS195 in Florence.
    Williamson County, FM971 01-15-09 No lowboy type trailers crossing the railroad just west of S.SH95 in Granger.
    Williamson County, FM972
    Portion of FM1105
    05-02-16 11' max width between IH35 and E.FM1105.
    This restriction also affects FM1105 where it is double signed with FM972.
    Williamson County, FM1063 11-12-15 No permits between US79 and FM1331.
    Williamson County, FM1431 01-29-15 10' max width between Market St in Cedar Park and IH35.
    Market St is located approximately ¼ mile west of FM734.
    Williamson County, FM1466 11-06-15 10' max width between LP277 and CR456 in Coupland.
    CR456 is located approximately 1/2 mile east of LP277.
    Williamson County, FM1660 08-09-04 12' max width between W.US79 and 1 ½ miles north of W.US79.
    Williamson County, LP332 06-18-09 No permits between W.SH29 and E.SH29.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Williamson County, SP26 07-07-15 No permits between IH35 and FM2243 unless the load has an origin or destination here.
    Williamson County, SP158 07-07-15 No permits between S.IH35 and FM971 unless the load has an origin or destination here.
    Williamson County, Lakeline Blvd in Cedar Park 01-17-06 No permits dropping off and/or picking up from Lakeline Blvd in Cedar Park.
    Loads with an origin or destination on Lakeline Blvd must have approval from the City of Cedar Park or the Cedar Park Police Department prior to movement.
    Lakeline Blvd intersects with US183 approximately 3/4 mile north of N.SH45.
    Lakeline Blvd also intersects with FM1431 approximately 1 1/4 miles west of US183.
    Last updated on Wed, Aug 24, 2016

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