TRAVIS is an acronym for Transportation Routing And Vehicle Information System.
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Are there any special considerations when requesting Licensing and Single Trip Overweight / Overdimension Permits?
In order to ensure you are not overcharged for your single trip overweight permit, please request the Licensing permit first.
Note: It is cost effective to purchase a Monthly Licensing permit rather than multiple Single Trip Licensing permits if multiple trips are planned for the same vehicle.
Go to www.travis.gov.ab.ca and Click on the ‘Register’ link below the submit button, located on the right side of the login screen, and complete the registration form (your MVID is required when registering). If you do not know your MVID or do not have one, contact the Central Permit Office at 1-800-662-7138.
A user must be registered with a user ID and password to gain access to TRAVIS Web. To login go to www.travis.gov.ab.ca. Enter the user ID the ‘User ID’ field and the password in the ‘Password’ field on the Alberta Infrastructure & Transportation (AIT) Online Services Login Screen and click the ‘Submit’ button. Once logged onto AIT Online Services, click on the link ‘TRAVIS Web (Overloads / Annuals / Licensing)‘. Another secure page will appear welcoming the user to TRAVIS Web.
Go to www.travis.gov.ab.ca and Enter User ID in the ‘User ID’ field on the Alberta Infrastructure & Transportation (AIT) Online Services Login Screen. Click on the ‘Reset Password’ link below the ‘Submit’ button on the right side of the login screen. A new password will be emailed to you.
Permit documents are considered “public documents” and may be viewed on the TRAVIS system. Go to section 4 for more information on obtaining a copy of a permit document.
In the event that the primary TRAVIS Web system is unavailable, our secondary (failover) system (TRAVIS2) should be used. There is a link called ‘Trouble Shooting’ located on the left hand side of the login screen where more information can be obtained.
In the event that both TRAVIS1 and TRAVIS2 are down simultaneously, for more than 20 minutes, manual permits will be available through the Central Permit Office at 1-800-662-7138.
TRAVIS1 and TRAVIS2 can be found at www.travis.gov.ab.ca and at www.travis2.gov.ab.ca.
To update your email address, click on ‘My Account’ and submit your change. To update your mailing address, you must contact the Central Permit Office at 1-800-662-7138.
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