Delaware Moving Regulations

Delaware Rules and Regulations

Intrastate moves are not regulated in the state of Delaware.  One important thing to remember is that you make sure your local mover carries workers compensation insurance and the proper licensing on equipment and vehicles.  Companies do need to be licensed and insured in the state of Delaware to do local moves or intrastate moves. For any questions on local movers in your state:

Delaware Department of Transportation
PO Box 778
Dover, DE  19903
Division of Revenue 302-577-8455 or
Delaware Motor Transport Association, Inc.
445 Pear Street
Dover, DE 19904

Phone: (302) 672-7763
Fax: (302) 672-7909


For any questions on interstate movers, and finding a licensed mover, you may contact the:

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC  20590

Protect Your Move (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
US Department of Transportation
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC  20590

American Moving & Storage Association
1611 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA  22314

The following is a list of related moving contacts:

Attorney General of Delaware:
Wilmington Office:
Carvel State Office Building
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
302) 577-8500

Dover Office:
102 W. Water Street
Dover, DE 19904
302) 739-4211

Georgetown Office:
114 East Market Street
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-5353

Delaware State Chamber of Commerce
1201 N. Orange Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 671
Wilmington, DE 19899-0671
Phone: (302) 655-7221
State Offices
Delaware Office of Attorney General
Delaware Department of Justice
Consumer Protection Division
Carvel State Office Building
820 North French St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Banking Authorities
Office of the State Bank Commissioner
555 East Loockerman St., Suite 210
Dover, DE 19901
Insurance Regulators
Delaware Insurance Department
841 Silver Lake Blvd.
Dover, DE 19904
Toll free: 1-800-282-8611
Securities Administrators
Division of Securities
Department of Justice

State Office Bldg.
820 North French St., 5th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
Utility Commissions
Public Service Commission
Cannon Bldg. Suite 100
861 Silver Lake Blvd.
Dover, DE 19904