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Arizona Professional Towing and Recovery Association.

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Contact Information

Arizona Professional Towing & Recovery Association

Angela Barnett, Executive Director

P.O. Box 61833, Phoenix, AZ 85082-1833

Phone: 602-863-3373


APTRA's 1st General Membership Meeting in 2017
Location: Hilton Phoenix Airport
2435 S. 47th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Date: Saturday, February 11th, 2017
Time: 10AM to 2PM

This meeting is sponsored by:
Sanderson Truck Equipment / Your Jerr-Dan Dealer
6400 N. 51st Ave.
Glendale, Az 85301
623-842-8814 office

If you are in the Towing industry, please plan on attending!

DPS Information

Traffic Incident Management TrainingClick here!

Implementation of House Bill 2429 with respect to DPS Contracting.
This bill goes into effect July 24, 2014.
The full bill can be found at this link.

All current DPS contracts will be replaced as a result of House Bill 2429. To participate in the new round of contracts you must be registered with ProcureAZ.gov.lick here to register.

Click here for AZ Highway Patrol District contact info.

NMVTIS Reporting


Out of Service Criteria

View current DPS Out of Service Criteria

DPS Towing Regulations

DPS Tow Truck Regulations
(New Rules Became Effective April 5, 2008)

List of Tow Trucks Changing Class

List of tow trucks that will change classification.

Updates from Arizona Motor Vehicle Division

The following updates are effective immediately:

Electronic Lien and Title (ELT)

Basic Title Information

Lien-Free Title

Governing Authority Permission