Weights and dimension

Maximum permitted weights and dimension, goods transport
Height 4.00m
Width  
Motor vehicle/trailer 2.55m
Refrigerated vehicle (minimum thickness of walls - 45mm) 2.60m
Length  
Motor vehicle 12.00m
Trailer 12.00m
Articulated vehicle 16.50m
Articulated vehicle + trailer 22.00m
Road train  
- motor vehicle + trailer 18.75m
- motor vehicle + 2 trailers
22.00m
Weight per axle  
single axle 10.0t
drive axle 11.5t
tandem axle of motor vehicle, with a distance between the axles of  
- less than 1.00m 11.5t
- 1.00m to less than 1.30m 16.0t
- 1.30m to less than 1.80m 18.0t
- 1.30m to less than 1.80m, if the drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and air suspension or equivalent, or if the drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and the maximum weight of each axle does not exceed 9.5t 19.0t
tandem axle of trailer or semi-trailer, with a distance between axles of  
- less than 1.00m 11.0t
- 1.00m to less than 1.30m 16.0t
- 1.30m to less than 1.80m 18.0t
- 1.80m or more 20.0t
tridem axle of trailer or semi-trailer, with a distance between the axles of  
- 1.30m or less 21.0t
- over 1.30m to 1.40m 24.0t
Maximum permitted weight  
- with 2 axles 18.0t
- with 3 axles 25.0t
- with 3 axles, and the drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and air suspension  
or equivalent, or if each drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and the maximum  
weight per axle does not exceed 9.5t 26.0t
- with 4 axles or more 32.0t
Trailer  
- with 2 axles 18.0t
- with 3 axles 24.0t
- with 4 axles or more 32.0t
Articulated vehicle 48.0t *
Road train  
- with 4 axles (2+2) 36.0t
- with 5 axles (2+3) 42.0t
- with 5 axles (3+2) 43.0t
- with 5 axles (3+2) if the drive axle of the motor vehicle is fitted with twin  
tyres and air suspension or equivalent, or if each drive axle is fitted with  
twin tyres and the maximum weight per axle does not exceed 9.5t
44.0t
- with 6 axles (3+3) 48.0t **

* this is the maximum authorised weight for a tractor + semi-trailer combination; however, the individual elements must not exceed the maximum authorised weight for a single motor vehicle or semi-trailer. The maximum permitted weight for a semi-trailer depends on its configuration
(number of axles and distance between the axles) and is based on the weight per tandem or tridem axle.
** this is the maximum authorised weight for a motor vehicle + trailer combination; however, the individual elements must not exceed the maximum authorised weight for a single motor vehicle or trailer.

Transportation of large and oversized loads

A permit from the appropriate road administration body is required for the special use of highways, major roads and local roads relating to consisting of the transportation of oversized and large loads. The country's entry into the EU has not brought aboutdid not bring any changes that, which would have an impact on the issuing of these permits.

If a vehicle or a truck/trailer unit exceeds the maximum limits specified in a special regulation a transportation permit is required, which is subject to a fee based on the Act on Administrative Fees.

The administrative fee for the permit to transport a large load must be paid prior to the issuance of the permit.
More information: http://www.mdcr.cz/Kontakt?lang=en-GB

 


Maximum permitted weights and dimensions, passenger transport
Height 4.00
Width 2.55
Length  
Coach with 2 axles 13.50m
Coach with 3 axles or more 15.00m
Coach + trailer 18.75m
Articulated bus  
- with 2 sections 18.00m
- with 3 sections 22.00m
Weight per axle  
single axle 10.0t
drive axle 11.5t
tandem axle, with a distance between the axles of  
- less than 1.00m 11.5t
- 1.00m to less than 1.30m 16.0t
- 1.30m to less than 1.80m 18.0t
- 1.30m to less than 1.80m, and the drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and air  
suspension or equivalent, or if each drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and  
the maximum weight per axle does not exceed 9.5t 19.0t
Maximum permitted weight  
Coach with 2 axles 18.0t
Coach with 3 axles 25.0t
Coach with 3 axles, if the drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and air suspension or equivalent, or if each drive axle is fitted with twin tyres and the maximum weight per axle does not exceed 9.5t 26.0t
Coach with 4 or more axles 32.0t
Articulated bus  
- with 2 sections 28.0t
- with 3 sections
32.0t

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