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Motor Carrier


Consumers, such as home owners and business owners, can find helpful information on motor carrier companies like taxis and limos.

Limos, Taxis, TNCs & Movers

Limos, taxis, transportation network companies (Uber, Lyft) and movers must be licensed by the PUC.

Consumer Education

Learn about resources available to consumers, like community education events and tips on saving energy and money.

Utility Assistance

Do you need financial assistance for utility services? Find out what programs are available.

Motor Carriers

Motor Carriers, including utility employees and attorneys, can review important information on motor carrier issues and policies. You can search for motor carrier authorities here.

Forms & Applications

The application process for new motor carrier applicants has been streamlined. Use these forms to apply.


Frequently Asked Questions

List of frequently asked questions regarding Motor Carrier Intrastate Authority

Unified Carrier Registration

The UCR Act requires interstate motor carriers, leasing companies, freight forwarders, and brokers to register and pay a fee.

Assessment Information

The PUC adopted assessment factors for the transportation industry based on three utility groups to more accurately reflect the cost of regulation in each.


Accident Reporting

Learn what circumstances require motor carriers to report an accident and the process to follow.

Motor Carrier Laws

Many important laws affect how motor carrier companies are regulated throughout the state.

Need More Help?

If you can't find what you're looking for here, please contact the PA Public Utility Commission. Call us at 1-800-692-7380 or contact us online.

Document Search

Public utility documents available electronically include case dockets, public meeting orders and more.

Filing & Resources

Find utility-related reports, laws and regulations, federal filings, tariffs, procedures and more.


Consumers, utilities and attorneys can save time by submitting documents to the PUC electronically.