OVERSIZE AND OVERWEIGHT PERMIT LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Types of PermitsFOREST PRODUCT PERMITS: ($10.00 per year)
These permits are for vehicles transporting plywood bolts or pulpwood which exceeds the legal limitations on width. They are allowed a maximum width of nine (9) feet when the pulpwood or plywood bolts are transported across the vehicle, rather than lengthwise.
They are valid for one (1) year and may be used only on non-Interstate highways. On Interstate highways, Oversize Permits must be obtained on a daily, monthly or yearly basis.
Vehicles with Forest Product Permits are not prohibited from traveling during moderate rain or on holidays; but they are prohibited from traveling at night. Theses permits may be issued on regular permit forms or on computer generated forms from the Truck Permit Office or the Louisiana Truck Center.