The Unified Carrier Registration Renewal is mandatory for all commercial motor carriers. This process is very easy and smooth. This is because the motor carriers only need to apply in their base state before the expiring date. UCR Renewal provides smooth operation for commercial motor carriers with no delay however, failing to apply for your UCR Renewal on time may cause problems for your business.
The states that do not participate in Unified Carrier Registration are Hawaii, Arizona, Wyoming, New Jersey, Florida, Nevada, Oregon, the District of Columbia, Vermont, and Maryland. If your base state does not participate in this program, you are required to apply for UCR Permit in the closest participating state to you.