Required State License(s):
- Intrastate Operating Authority: When hauling for-hire, in intrastate commerce, operating authority must be granted through the Motor Carrier Division, Michigan State Police. For-hire means, for a direct or indirect fee, transporting property not owned nor manufactured by the company doing the transporting. Once granted authority, the carrier may have to license its intrastate vehicle(s) though the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division; 517-284-3250 or visit MSP/Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division.
- UCR Carrier Registration (UCR Program): All interstate carriers, private and for-hire, must register in the annual Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Program. Enforcement begins January 1st. UCR Information.