Milk Truck License

A truck or trailer used in the pickup or transfer of milk or milk products.


A vehicle used primarily for collecting or transporting milk or milk product in the bulk shall possess a “milk truck” license.

Code Citation IC 194.19,195.15,195.22 & IAC 21-68.2(6)

Who Applies The operator of a milk or cream collection vehicle must obtain a license for the vehicle. This license is not required for individuals transporting their own dairy products.

When To Apply When purchasing a collection vehicle.

Initial Requirements Call Dairy Office for details at 515.281.3545.

Duration A license is valid until July 1, following the date of issuance.

Processing Time Approximately one day.

Fee Structure $25 per year.

Renewal Requirements Bi-Annual.

Exam Initial vehicle inspection and then yearly inspections required to stay in compliance.

Additional Information None.

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Contact Information
Jurgen Ehler
Wallace State Office Bldg
502 E. 9th Stree
Des Moines, IA 50319