FMCSA issues two types of PINs:
- The USDOT Number PIN received at registration may be requested from FMCSA if it is lost or forgotten
- The MC Number (Docket) PINs are automatically supplied with your MC Number and can only be requested by calling FMCSA Customer Service at 800-832-5660
The USDOT Number PIN can now be requested online and delivered in one of two ways:
You can access this feature by going to the SAFER website and then clicking on the “Click here to request a USDOT Number PIN be emailed” prompt.
You can also request your existing USDOT Number PIN or a new PIN on the Licensing & Insurance (L&I) website.
Please allow 7-10 business days to receive it by mail. It will be mailed to the mailing address on file with the FMCSA.