Motor Carrier Property Permit MCP Information

The Motor Carrier Services Branch (MCSB) established an Operations Unit to process the "Application for Motor Carrier Permit" (MC 706 M), fees, and insurance. The MCSB issues a renewal notice annually to all active MCP holders 75 days prior to the expiration of their permit. It is the Motor Carrier Permit Operations Unit’s goal to issue the permit within 48 hours of receiving the application and fees if all requirements have been met.

The MCP Operations Unit staff is available to answer your telephone calls Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The hours between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. are set aside for training of staff.

The Automated Voice Response (AVR) phone system is available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. The AVR system provides basic information including:

The MCP Operations Unit is dedicated to answering all inquiries regarding the Motor Carrier Permit program and/or related programs. To obtain information or forms, click on links or telephone (916) 657-8153. Mail your application and fees, and all other MCP-related correspondence to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
Registration Operation Division - G875
P.O. Box 932370
Sacramento, CA 94232-3700

Overnight mail may be sent to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
Registration Operation Division - G875
2415 1st Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95818