Transportation Permit

When a Permit is Required

Transportation permits are required when transporting large vehicles through the city. Examples of uses requiring a transportation permit include:
  • Moving construction equipment
  • Moving modular homes or structures
  • Oversized vehicles
  • Any other transportation that exceeds the city's standards
Call 916-727-4770 to find out if a permit is needed.


Effective January 1, 2010, the fee for an annual transportation permit is $90. The fee for a single-use transportation permit is $16. Please complete the attached Transportation Permit Application (PDF) and send it via or fax to 916-727-1454, along with a copy of your check.


To better control the holiday traffic and increase driver and pedestrian safety through the holiday season, the City of Citrus Heights limits construction in the right-of-way on major streets.

The city’s Construction Moratorium will be in effect from 5:00 pm on Friday, November 16, 2018 until 8:00 am on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. The Moratorium applies to all construction and utility work and all oversize loads requiring a transportation permit.

The streets included in this moratorium are as follows:

Antelope Road, Auburn Boulevard, Dewey Drive, Fair Oaks Boulevard, Greenback Lane, Madison Avenue, Old Auburn Road, San Juan Avenue, Sunrise Boulevard, Sylvan Road, and Van Maren Lane.

For more information, please contact the General Services Department at (916) 727-4770.

Last updated:  December 15, 2018