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Park Trailer

"Park Trailer" means a trailer that:
  1. exceeds eight and a half feet in width but is no larger than 400 square feet when the collapsible components are fully extended or at maximum horizontal width; and
  2. is used as temporary living quarters

A park trailer is exempt from registration.

To move the trailer on public street or highways, owner must contact the Minnesota Department of Transportation to obtain an overweight/over dimension permit at 651-296-6000 or 651-215-6330. Permits are also available online at​