Holiday Hours & Movement Restrictions

Normal hours of operation for the Motor Carrier Division Austin Permit Office are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. NOTE: The toll-free phone line shuts down 30 minutes prior to the end of office hours each day. Offices are closed on the following holidays:

Office Closed Holiday Day of Week
1/1/2021 New Year's Day Friday
1/18/2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday
2/15/2021 Presidents' Day Monday
5/31/2021 Memorial Day Monday
9/6/2021 Labor Day Monday
11/11/2021 Veterans Day Thursday
11/25/2021 Thanksgiving Day Thursday
11/26/2021 Day After Thanksgiving Day Friday

NOTE: Permits that require coordination with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) may be delayed when that agency is closed during a holiday that the TxDMV Oversize/Overweight Permits office is open.

The movement of loads exceeding 14-feet wide, 16-feet high or 110-feet long and all manufactured housing is suspended during select holidays unless an exception is granted by TxDMV.

No Movement allowed Holiday
1/1/21 New Year's Day
5/31/21 Memorial Day
7/4/21 Independence Day
9/6/21 Labor Day
11/25/21 Thanksgiving Day
12/25/21 Christmas Day