Definition of a Commercial Vehicle:
A commercial vehicle is any self-propelled or towed motor vehicle engaged in commerce that is used to transport property or passengers when the vehicle:
* has a gross vehicle weight or gross combination vehicle weight of 10,001 pounds or more
* is designed or used to transport 15 or more passengers, including the driver or
* is used to transport hazardous materials in a quantity requiring placarding.
If your vehicle meets this definition, beginning 1/1/2014 your registration will change to a "Commercial" registration.
You must obtain a U.S. DOT number or verify that your DOT number has been updated within the past 12 months.
To update or apply for DOT number, please visit the following website www.safersys.org.
For more information you can visit the www.truckingks.org website to obtain a list of county offices that are offering this service.
For additional information you can contact the Commercial Motor Vehicle Office at 785.296.6541 or Trooper Turner at 785-296-7189 or Sublette office contact Karen at 620.675.2265.
Any vehicle registered as church, school, or farm exempt will NOT need to register IRP.
For online registration click Online DOT registration