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Nebraska (NE) Oversize (OS)/ Overweight (OW) Permits – Regulatory Information, Trucking & Permit Services: Compare Transport LLC

Oversize/Overweight Permits (NE): Nebraska oversize permits are valid for 10 days, must have a permit prior to entering the state.

Nebraska (NE) Oversize (OS)/ Overweight (OW) permits & Trucking Services across USA and Canada

Nebraska (NE) Oversize (OS)/ Overweight (OW) permits & Trucking Services across USA and Canada.

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Nebraska (NE) Oversize/Overweight Permits: Nebraska oversize permits are valid for 10 days, must have a permit prior to entering the state.

Nebraska (NE) Schedule Time for Oversize/Overweight Permits: One-half hour prior to sunrise to one-half hour later sunset, including Saturday and Sunday. Overweight only can have continuous travel.

RESTRICTED TRAVEL: No travel on state highways (with the exception of I-80) in Lincoln on weekdays from 7:00 am to 9:00 am and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, and Saturdays and Sundays afternoon. Omaha is restricted to the same times on all routes. On Cornhusker football home game Saturdays, travel on I-80 in the Lincoln region is restricted, between exits 395 and 409, and the state highway system is closed to permit travel from Iowa line to Nebraska 14 and from Kansas line north to Nebraska 91. Nebraska permit office is closed on state holidays, including Arbor Day (last Friday in April). Travel restrictions apply on significant occasions and holiday weekends.

Nebraska (NE) Oversize/ Overweight Permit Legal Dimensions:


53 feet semi-trailer and load

65 feet combination (multiple) trailers and load

Poles, pipes, beams, utility poles, and other construction materials are excluded from permits for length or back overhang.

Width: 8 feet-6 inches

Height: 14 feet-6 inches

Weight: 80,000 Pounds Gross

Single – 20,000 Pounds

Tandem – 34,000 Pounds

Tridem – 42,000 Pounds on designated roads, 34,000 Pounds on all other roads

To permit for overweight, the tractor must be registered for at least as much as you wish to permit, or for 94,000 pounds to permit for that much or more.

Divisible Loads Exceeding 80,000 Pounds: You can surpass 80,000 Pounds gross without a permit on state highways as long as you are legal on all axle/group weights and you are authorized for at least the amount of your gross weight. However, if you require any Interstate route, you should get an “Interstate Use Permit.”

Nebraska (NE) Oversize/ Overweight Routine Permit Limits:

Length: No set limit. If over 85 feet long on interstates, a light bar should be affixed to the back of the trailer.

Width: 16 feet

Height: Depends on overhead structures. Over 16 feet requires a route survey.


Single – 20,000 Pounds

Tandem – 40,000 Pounds

Tridem – 70,000 Pounds

Over 16 feet in width or height, over 100 feet in length, or over 160,000 Pounds gross is a super load.

Nebraska (NE) Oversize/ Overweight Escort Requirements (PILOT CARS):


Over 90 feet – 1 escort may be required

Over 100 feet – 1 escort

Width: Over 12 feet – 1 escort*

*On interstate or four-lane divided highways, a light bar attachment mounted on the back of the load may be allowed in place of an escort if stated on the permit. The light bar should be mounted at a height sufficient to be seen clearly by traffic to the back and should have a left and right rotating amber, yellow, or flashing light large enough to be visible for a distance of at least 800 feet.


Over 14 feet-6 inches – 1 front escort depending on route and load

Over 16 feet – route survey and height pole.

SIGNS, FLAGS & LIGHTS: “Oversize Load” signs are required in front of the vehicle and back of the load when the width exceeds 10 feet. Flags, at least 18 inches square, are required on all four corners of the vehicle/vehicles when the load exceeds 12 feet in width. A back overhang of 4 feet or more should display a warning flag at least 12 inches square during daylight hours and a steady burning red light visible for at least 200 feet at night. Over-length or over 4 feet back overhang can run at night with steady-burning red light.

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