An "auto transportation company" is defined as any corporation or person owning, controlling, operating, or managing any motor propelled vehicle, used in the business of transporting persons for compensation over public highways within the state of Washington, between fixed points or over a regular route. 

Companies We Regulate



Information for Companies


Estimated permitting time on average 43 to 51 days, if complete application is submitted by company.  This includes a 30-day mandatory objection period.  If protested, it will go to an administrative hearing and may take several months for a decision.

Uniform System of Accounts


For More Information

Licensing Services
Phone: 360-664-1222
Fax: 360-586-1181

Mailing Address

1300 S Evergreen Park Dr. SW
P.O. Box 47250
Olympia, WA 98504-7250