Overlegal Permit

There are two types of Overlegal Permits that can be obtained from the Kittitas County Public Works.

Washington State Oversize / Overlegal Vehicle Permit

The Public Works office acts as a liaison to the Washington State Department of Transportation permitting office located in Cle Elum, Washington. To obtain this permit the applicant must have a credit card.

Special Motor Vehicle Permit

Kittitas County uses this permit to authorize overweight, over height, and over width vehicles onto the County Roads. These are the general specifications that are followed:

Overwidth Requires Permit
Overwidth includes any vehicle or load over 8.5 feet wide
Maximum width allowed is 12 feet on County Roads
(RCW 46.44.010; KCC 10.16.050)
FEE: $ 3.00
Overweight Requires Permit
Legal Capacity 80,000 lbs.
6,000 lbs over legal capacity     $ .10 per mile
12,000 lbs over legal capacity   $ .20 per mile
18,000 lbs over legal capacity   $ .30 per mile
24,000 lbs over legal capacity   $ .50 per mile
36,000 lbs over legal capacity   $ .90 per mile
over 36,000 lbs over legal capacity   $ 1.10 per mile
Overlength Requires Permit
FEE: No Charge
Overheight Requires Permit
FEE: No Charge
Overhang Requires Permit
FEE: No Charge
Mobile Homes/
Manufactured Homes
Requires Permit
Call Public Works Department for Specifications (509) 962-7523
House Moves Requires Permit
Call Public Works Department for Specifications (509) 962-7523
  

For further information on the Washington State Oversize/Overlegal Vehicle Permit go to www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialvehicle/