Enforcement and Compliance Division Recruitment

The Arizona Department of Transportation's Enforcement and Compliance Division is always looking for qualified candidates to fill its ranks. ECD is comprised of the Office of the Inspector General and the Enforcement Services Program.

Tim Lane, Enforcement and Compliance Division Director
Phone: 602.712.6130

Office of the Inspector General

This program conducts criminal and administrative investigations related to all facets of agency operations, including title, registration, and driver license fraud; titling of stolen vehicles; and licensed and unlicensed car dealer investigations, and provides a multitude of services to the law-enforcement community throughout the nation.

Michael Lockhart, Inspector General
Phone: 602.712.8180

Enforcement Services Bureau

The Enforcement Services Bureau (ES) utilizes certified peace officers in the enforcement of transportation-related laws and regulations. Through the fixed port of entry system and mobile enforcement, peace officers check commercial vehicles for compliance with size, weight and safety laws, including those related to the transportation of hazardous materials. In addition, ES inspects vehicles for authorized ownership, monitors and recovers stolen vehicles and vehicle components, and completes administrative and criminal investigations.

Jeff Stanhope, Chief of Enforcement
Phone: 602.712.4206

Port and Commercial Permit Locations

Ports of entry monitor all commercial traffic entering Arizona for registration, taxes, size and weight restrictions, commercial driver license requirements, insurance requirements, equipment-safety requirements, and issue permits as required.

Commercial Permit Offices    

14370 W. Van Buren St.
Goodyear, AZ 86338

Phone: 602.932.2247
Fax: 602.932.2441

1225 N. 25th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Phone: 602.712.8851
Fax: 602.272.1887


Regional Enforcement Contacts

Central Region Northern Region Southern Region

1840 S. Mesa Dr.
Mesa, AZ 85210

Phone: 602.497.6146
Fax: 602.503.2796

121 E. Birch Ave.
Suite 301
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Phone: 928.779.7540
Fax: 928.773.1310

1225 N. 25th Ave.
Mail drop 524M
Phoenix, AZ 85001

Phone: 602.712.7181
Fax: 602.269.5611

Registration Compliance Program

The Registration Compliance Program is responsible for investigating cases of Arizona's residents who fail to comply with Arizona's registration laws. Officers assigned to this program provide registration information and encourage voluntary compliance to residents of this state. To report a resident of Arizona for not being in compliance with Arizona registration laws please call 800.657.4322, or complete the following form.

Regulatory Compliance Services

1801 W. Jefferson St.
Mail Drop 500M
Phoenix, AZ 85001

Phone: 602.712.7615
Fax: 602.712.3494

Vehicle Inspections

This program provides vehicle inspections for purposes of detecting stolen vehicles and/or component parts prior to them being titled and registered in this state. This program is very active in the identification, and recovery of stolen vehicles. For vehicle inspection information, locations and contact numbers, go to Vehicle Inspections.

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at [email protected]. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad.  Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles en [email protected]. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.