Ever feel like this when it comes to NYS DOT Requirements?


Here are a few links that could help you prevent headaches, delays and fines.

NYS DOT Vehicle Inspection Information:  From what inspectors look for to repairs and maintenance.

NYS DOT Carrier Resources – Materials of Trade:  What are Materials of Trade and what should you and your drivers be aware of?

NYS DOT Review and IMPORTANT Updates as Presented at the July 2015 DOT Meeting


FMCSA & NYSDOT Contacts:

  • FMCSA: www.fmcsa.dot.gov
  • FMCSA New York Division Field Office: 518-431-4145
  • FMCSA Information Line: 1-800-832-5660
  • Consumer Complaints: 1-888-368-7238
  • Commercial Safety Alliance (CVSA): www.cvsa.org
  • New York Motor Carrier Compliance Bureau: trucksafety@dot.ny.gov  or 518-457-6512
  • Unified Carrier Registration: www.ucr.in.gov or 518-457-6512

Information from July 2015 meeting provided by:


Joseph W. Havranek, NYSDOT Supervising Motor Carrier Investigator

  • New York State Dept. of Transportation, 4 Burnett Boulevard, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
  • Joseph.havranek@dot.ny.gov or 914-475-0512