Overweight Citations

Overweight Citations Unit
P.O. BOX 1456
Atlanta, Ga. 30371
Phone: 1-888-409-2001 Fax: 404-624-7296

The Overweight Citations Unit is responsible for collecting and processing monetary fines imposed on trucks for being overweight when issued a citation on a Georgia highway by the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit of the Motor Carrier Compliance Division.


  • Can I pay my citation online?

    No, we do not have an online process at this time.

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  • Who is responsible for the citation?

    The legal owner of the vehicle or operator.

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  • Will this affect my CSA, DAR or my driver license?

    No, not in Georgia.

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  • Is there a fee to pay by credit card?

    The fee is $3.00 or 3%, whichever is greater.

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  • When is a citation due?

    30 days from the date received.

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  • Can I get an extension on due date?

    No, we do not give extensions.

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  • What happens if a citation is not paid on time?

    We put the company in impound status.

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  • After I pay my citation can I get a receipt?

    Yes, we can email, fax or mail the receipt.

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