Truck-Weight Charts and Other Resources

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Minnesota Truck Weight Calculator

Flatbed truck with scales under two of its tires

The Minnesota Truck Weight Calculator provides a convenient way to determine the maximum legal weight that any set of axles on a vehicle/vehicle combination may carry on Minnesota highways. This calculator is demonstrated at the Minnesota Truck-Weight Education Training classes.

Minnesota Weight Charts and Tables

These charts/tables are for reference only. All axles and tires must be in compliance to receive maximum legal weights.

Some weights valid only with permit from proper road authority. Check before you haul. Contact the MnDOT Permit Office at 651-296-6000 or

Truck Weight FAQs

These frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Minnesota Truck-Weight Education Program feature responses that represent consensus from representatives of the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. 

Other Key Resources

A listing of state and national information on load restrictions, permits, and regulations.