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A carrier based in Minnesota operating a qualified motor vehicle (vehicle with a registered or gross weight over 26,000 pounds) traveling in another state is required to register through the IRP agreement and obtain an IFTA license.
All carriers are also required to provide a US DOT number at the time of registration if the vehicle has a combined gross weight over 10,000 pounds and
This number, from the U.S. Department of Transportation, is issued to the party (individual or company) responsible for the overall safety of the vehicle.
Account setup at DVS Central Office (Town Square) is by appointment only. Please call (651) 205-4141 to schedule an appointment.
Refer to the IRP Training Video and IRP Transaction Reference Guide for more information.
U.S. DOT and MCS150
Intrastate: For commercial trucks operated only in Minnesota, complete the MN150 Form.
Interstate: For commercial trucks operated in more than one state, complete the Motor Carrier Identification Report (MCS150).
Minnesota Statute 168.187
Minnesota Statute 168.185
2011 IRP Renewal Guide - Contains information regarding instructions and options for the renewal of the annual vehicle registration for Minnesota interstate trucking companies.
IRP Training Video - Official IRP Carrier Training Video (International Registration Plan, Inc.)
Minnesota IRP/IFTA Registration Information Video (YouTube) - A training video that provides information regarding the vehicle registration requirements for interstate trucking companies.
New Prorate Account Packet - Contains all the forms necessary to start a new Prorate account. Please allow three (3) weeks for processing.
Application to Title and Register a Motor Vehicle (PS2000)
Lessee Designation (PS2019)
Application for Duplicate Title, Registration, Cab or Lien Card (PS2067A)
Application for Duplicate Plates and/or Stickers (PS2067B)
Minnesota Presence Affidavit (PS2230)
Assignment of a Vehicle to a Surviving Spouse/Not Subject to Probate (PS2071)
New Prorate Application Questionnaire (PS2231)
Estimated Mileage Worksheet (PS2232)
New Prorate Account Checklist (PS2234)
IRP/IFTA Record Keeping Fact Sheet (PS2237)
IFTA License and Decals Application (PS2261)
EFT Authorization Form (PS2262)
Prorate Permit Request (PS2268)
Motor Carrier HazMat Endorsement Page
Motor Carrier - CDL Disqualification Page
Motor Carrier Online Access Page
International Fuel Tax Association (IFTA) Website
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) web page
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Website
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and Guidance (49 CFR Parts 40, 300-399) web page
Internal Revenue Website
US DOT Website
Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry Website
Minnesota State Patrol (Commercial Vehicle Enforcement) Website
Minnesota Office of the Revisor of Statutes Website
Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State Website
Other State Highway and Transportation Departments (provided by FHWA) Website
Verify your U.S. DOT number at: