Inspections required for registered church buses

SOUTHEAST OHIO – Annually the Ohio Highway Patrol are required to inspect all church buses registered in Ohio prior to May 31, 2017 to ensure the safety of passengers.

The Jackson License and Commercial Standards office of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is planning to conduct 2017 Church Bus Inspections in May on the dates listed below. The inspection points are in areas located throughout Southern Ohio for the convenience of Local Churches and appointments are required to be made for the inspections prior to the inspection dates. Arrangements for inspections can be made by contacting the Jackson LCS office of the Ohio State Highway Patrol at 740-286-9845.

2017 State of Ohio Church Bus Inspection Dates

Scioto County
Location: Scioto County O.D.O.T. Facility
Date: May 10

Gallia County
Location: Gallia County O.D.O.T. Facility
Date: May 11

Athens County
Location: Athens County O.D.O.T. Facility
Date: May 16

Ross County
Location: Ross County O.D.O.T. Facility
Date: May 17

Lawrence County
Location: Lawrence County O.D.O.T. Facility
Date: May 22

Jackson County
Location: Jackson OSHP Salvage Inspection Building
Date: May 24

Churches who fail to make an appointment will not be inspected on the set inspection dates listed above and they will be required to contact the Jackson LCS Office for an inspection at a later date.