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
05/27/2024 Memorial Day Monday
07/04/2024 Independence Day Thursday
09/02/2024 Labor Day Monday
11/11/2024 Veterans Day Monday
11/28/2024 Thanksgiving Day Thursday
11/29/2024 Day After Thanksgiving Day Friday
12/24/2024 Christmas Eve Tuesday
12/25/2024 Christmas Day Wednesday
12/26/2024 Day After Christmas Thursday
01/01/2025 New Year's Day Wednesday
01/20/2025 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday
02/19/2025 Presidents' Day Monday

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
05/27/2024 Memorial Day
07/04/2024 Independence Day
11/28/2024 Thanksgiving Day
12/25/2024 Christmas Day
01/01/2025 New Year's Day