Connecticut Oversize Permits are valid for 3 days.
Daylight only (one-half hour after sunrise to one-half hour before sunset), weekend travel allowed for loads that do not exceed 12’ width, 80’ overall length, 13’6 hight and if gross weight does not exceed 120.000, no holidays travel. No moves 6:30 to 9:00 a.m. or 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Loads 13’6″ wide or over 14′ high can only travel Tuesday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
No travel on major holidays. If a holiday falls on Monday, shut down is at 12:00 noon on Friday. For Thanksgiving and Christmas, shut down is at 12:00 noon on the day before the Holiday.
The vehicle must have the following characteristics:
*Note: 53′ semi-trailer is only legal on Interstate and designated highways if the distance between the kingpin and the center of the rear axle does not exceed 43′.
*Note: Over 14′ wide, 14′ high or 120 long is considered a Super Load.
“Oversize Load” signs are required on loads over 10′ wide or 13’6″ high. Over 4′ of overhang must be flagged during the day and lighted at night. Flags are required on all corners of the permitted vehicle on any oversize or overweight load, and on widest points of wide loads.