DMV: International Registration Plan (IRP)

International Registration Plan (IRP)

Holiday Closing:  On Friday, January 18, DMV offices will close at 12:30 p.m. and remain closed on Saturday, January 19, for the Martin Luther King Day holiday.  Offices will reopen on Tuesday, January 22, at 7:45 a.m.

Please note the following updates:

  • The IRP office in Wethersfield will be closed to the public on Friday December 14, 2018 and will reopen on Tuesday, December 18, 2018.
  • As of December 12, 2018, due to a system upgrade, CT DMV will not accept online IRP payments until late January 2019.

Connecticut is a member of the International Registration Plan (IRP). 

Commercial vehicles must be registered in IRP or obtain a special trip permit, if:

  • Your vehicle travels to another IRP jurisdiction (U.S. states and Canadian provinces); and
  • Your vehicle has a gross weight or combined gross weight in excess of 26,000 pounds or three or more axles combined.   

Vehicles from Outside Connecticut

Qualified motor vehicles from another IRP jurisdiction must have a valid cab card or have a valid trip permit prior to entering Connecticut.

Exempt Vehicles from IRP

Vehicles that are exempt from IRP include government owned vehicles; vehicles displaying a restricted plate such as dealer, repair, wrecker, antique (Classic), transporter, or farm; city pick-up and delivery vehicles and recreational vehicles. 

For more information, select the link below:

New Customers

Renewals

Other Services 

Contact IRP Unit at DMV

 





Content Last Modified on 12/4/2018 2:09:16 PM