ConnDOT: Office of the State Traffic Administration (OSTA)


Office of the State Traffic Administration

The Connecticut Department of Transportation's Office of the State Traffic Administration (OSTA) promulgates regulations establishing a uniform system of traffic control signals, devices, signs, and markings for public highways/roadways in the State of Connecticut. The OSTA also adopts additional regulations in cooperation and agreement with local traffic authorities governing the use of state owned and maintained highways/roadways.

- Organization & Rules of Practice
- Regulations
- Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
- Frequently Asked Questions


Regulatory Items

- Major Traffic Generators
      - Administrative Decision
      - Certificate
      - Certificate and Administrative Decision List
      - GIS Map w/OSTA MTG Layer (Instructions Link) *NEW*
- Passing Zones
- Signals
- Speed Limits *REVISED*
- Through Truck Prohibitions *REVISED*


OSTA Reviews



Limited Access State Highways

- Use of Limited Access State Highways
- Listing of Limited Access State Numbered Highway
- High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Regulation *NEW*
- Request to Film


Other Resources

- Parkway Permits
- Special Event Permits


Contact Information

Please note that the State Traffic Administration is not involved in the following items.
All questions regarding these items should be discussed with the appropriate party as noted.
"DOT Numbers" Questions regarding DOT Numbers for commercial vehicles should be direct to the U.S. Department of Transportation at 1 (800) 832-5660.
Driver Vehicle Examination Report
Roadside Inspections
or
Weigh Stations
Questions should be directed to the Department of Motor Vehicle at (860) 263-5446 (or the telephone number indicated on the report).
Oversize/Overweight Permits Questions should be directed to the Department of Transportation's Bureau of Highway Operations at (860) 594-2626 or by visiting the Oversize/Overweight Permit Website.
Traffic Violations (Tickets) Questions regarding traffic tickets and the processing of traffic violations should be directed to the Centralized Infractions Bureau at (860) 263-2750.

For further information, please contact:
Office of the State Traffic Administration
Connecticut Department of Transportation
2800 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT 06131

Phone: (860) 594-3020
Fax: (860) 594-2552
Email: DOT.OSTA@ct.gov
Web: www.ct.gov/dot/osta



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