Department of Transportation

Frequently Asked Questions

Listed here are some of the main questions that are frequently asked by visitors to the WVDOT website. If you have a question that is not listed here, you can email dot.info@wv.gov with your question. Your question will be directed to the appropriate WVDOT personnel and you will be notified upon resolution of your question. 

Questions

Answers

How do I report an issue with my road?

You can submit a road repair request to the Highways Response Team online, by sending an email to wvroads@wv.gov, or by calling 1-833-WVROADS.


Can I check road conditions in West Virginia online?

You can check road conditions and road closures at wv511.org.


How can I get a West Virginia State Highway Map?

Maps can be obtained here.


How can I get an Encroachment Permit, Hauling Permit, or Oil and Gas Permit?

For more information about permits, you can visit the WVDOT permits site here.


Can I renew my license and registration online?

You can find more information about our DMV Online Services here. You can also visit one of the many WV DMV Now kiosks throughout the state. More information about the WV DMV Now kiosks can be found here.


Where do I find information about bidding on projects with WVDOT?

You can follow the Simple Guide to Maintenance Contracts for a step-by-step guide on bidding on projects with WVDOT.


Is WVDOT hiring?

Yes! For more information about career opportunites with WVDOT, visit our Career Opportunities page.