Vehicles Required to Clear Port of Entry

A commercial motor vehicle is: any self-propelled or towed motor vehicle used on a highway in interstate commerce to transport passengers or property.


All Commercial Vehicles:

  • In excess of 16,000 lbs. empty weight
  • In excess of 26,000 lbs. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) (found on VIN plate of vehicle)
  • All vehicles displaying apportioned or GVW license plates must clear Colorado Ports.
  • Any vehicle carrying a Placardable amount of Hazardous Materials

For questions and concerns please call one of our Port of Entry locations listed in the following link:

Colorado Port of Entry Locations and Contact Information