FMCSA New Login Procedure Effective January 1

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First, you are probably wondering what multi-factor login is. You are not alone. Multifactor Authentication is a method to verify your identity requiring two or more pieces of evidence (factors). These factors can be something you know (like a password), something you have (like an access card) or something you are (like facial recognition or fingerprint). 

These security enhancements are a result of the Federal Cybersecurity plan under White House Executive Order 14028, Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity, and Office of Budget Memorandum M-22-09, Moving the U.S. Government Toward Zero Trust Cybersecurity Principles (Federal Zero Trust Strategy) requires all Federal agencies to adopt secure MFA to enhance information security by Dec. 31, 2023.

Act promptly and  establish your account to insure continued access to the Portal. The FMCSA has provided guidance on how to create your here:

HOW TO: Create Your Login.Gov Account | FMCSA (

Have questions or need help setting up your account?

State and Local Enforcement Users should contact FMCSA by dialing 617-494-3003 (Option 1) or emailing

Carrier and Company users should dial 1-800-832-5660 or submit a question through

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