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Abnormal Loads

Any operator who wants to transport a vehicle or load that falls outside of the limits allowed by the Road Traffic Regulations 2003 must obtain a permit for its movement.

  • €60 - Once-Off (single or return journey)
  • €200 - 3 months
  • €300 - 6 months
  • €500 - 12 months


With effect from Monday 16th August, 2021, the applicant must contact TII’s Motorway Traffic Control Centre on email a minimum of 72 hours in advance of the journey, where the load width is greater than 3m, to obtain clearance to travel on the Motorway/ National Dual Carriageway Network.

The Motorway Traffic Control Centre will confirm if any roadworks are planned along the route that will impact the abnormal load journey

Further Details
For more details visit the Road Safety Authority website

Related Documents

List of related documents

  1. Abnormal Load Application Form

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