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Highway Entrance Permit Application, Checklist, & Forms


In order to process an application for an entrance permit, the following items are required.

  • City and/or County Approval 
  • One (1) copy of the TDOT Highway Entrance TE-4 Form signed by the property owner
  • One (1) copy of approved TDOT Standard Form Permit – Work on ROW completed and signed by the property owner
  • Performance bond in the name of the property owner.  Please contact the Region Traffic Engineering Office to determine amount(residential and farm entrances exempt). 
  • Certificate of insurance in the name of the property owner or contractor, General Liability: $300,000.00/Person  $1,000,000.00/Claim  (residential and farm entrances exempt)
  • Five (5) copies of the geometric site plan (if applicable)
  • Two (2) copies of the detailed grading and drainage plan (if applicable)
  • Property Deed

Site Plan Checklist

Sample Driveway Permit

Sample TDOT Standard Form Permit – Work on ROW