Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Service

Our transportation experts will help set up your initial UCR registration or submit your annual renewal. Read more.

Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Service (013681)
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Interstate motor carriers are required to register and pay fees annually under the Unified Carrier Registration Agreement (UCRA) before operating in interstate commerce.

Whether you are setting up your initial UCR registration, or need help with your renewal, let J. J. Keller handle it for you! We'll ensure your information is accurate and your UCR renewal gets completed on time.

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Talk with a compliance specialist today at: 888-601-2017, OperatingAuthority@JJKeller.com or fill out the form and we'll get in contact with you.

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Who Does It Apply To?

The UCR Agreement applies to interstate for-hire property and passenger carriers, exempt for-hire carriers, private property carriers, and to interstate:

  • Freight Forwarders
  • Brokers
  • Leasing Companies

If you are unsure whether UCR applies to you, contact us today for help:
888-601-2017  │  OperatingAuthority@JJKeller.com

Or, fill out the form at the bottom of the page, and we'll be in touch with you soon!

UCR Registration Fees

All interstate, for-hire property and passenger carriers, private property carriers, and exempt motor carriers operating CMVs must register annually and pay a UCR fee based on the number of commercial motor vehicles they operate in interstate commerce. The fee is payable to the carrier's base state. J. J. Keller will help make sure you have an accurate count of vehicles, so you don’t overpay or underpay.

Number of CMVs 2019 State Fees
0-2 $62
3-5 $185
6-20 $368
21-100 $1,283
101-1,000 $6,112
1,001 and above $59,689

NOTE: The filing deadline is April 1, 2019!

Contact us today for carrier registration:
888-601-2017  │  OperatingAuthority@JJKeller.com

Or, fill out the form at the bottom of the page, and we'll be in touch with you soon!


Participating States

Carriers based in non-participating states are also subject to registration with the UCR. J. J. Keller will help you determine the best base state based on your operation.

Participating states include:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • New Hampshire
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin

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