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Business Owned Vehicles
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IRP/IFTA Permit Process

Light Permits

Light permits are issued to authorize the use of colored strobe, LED or rotating beacon warning lights. MVC issues three types of warning and emergency light permits: red, blue and amber.

Amber Warning Light Permit
Beginning February 1, 2009, a $25 fee payment is due for each vehicle.

Download special light permit applications and instructions

Notices- Light Permits
Download notices from Business Licensing Services:
Notice Jun-2011: amendments [pdf] to requirements for a flashing amber light permit
Notice Jul-2009: $25 fee for a flashing amber light permit [pdf]
Notice Mar-2009: $25 fee for a flashing amber light permit [pdf]
Notice Mar-2009: Public utility company employees applying for an amber warning light permit [pdf]

Download full instructions and applications on the MVC Forms page under Special Light Permits. If you need additional information, contact Business Licensing Services at (609) 292-6500 ext. 5014.

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Last Updated: September 29, 2016