What is a BOC-3 process agent?
A BOC-3 process agent is a designated person or entity that acts on behalf of a motor carrier to receive and forward legal paperwork.
The FMCSA has an in-depth description here.
Are BOC-3 process agents registered with the FMCSA?
BOC-3 process agents must first register with the FMCSA and then partner with motor carriers who are also registered with the FMCSA.
A motor carriers process agent files the BOC-3 form on behalf of the motor carrier, usually for an annual fee.
Many process agents offer additional services to motor carriers such as safety compliance training.
All motor carriers registered with the FMCSA for interstate commerce (including household goods carriers) are required to designate a process agent in each State which they operate.
AMSA BOC-3 Process Agents
Verify the current BOC-3 process agent in your State, designated by AMSA here.
The American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA) provides its members with process agents in all fifty States.
Hiring a moving company that is an AMSA member ensures compliance and provides another layer of protection for consumers.
AMSA describes a process agent as an “agent functions as a channel between you and the legal system and enables court actions to be served in the jurisdiction in which the event occurred…”
Read more about BOC-3 Proccess Agents here.
Full List of AMSA BOC-3 Process Agents
360 K St., #200, Anchorage, AK, 99501
1910 1st Ave., North Birmingham, AL, 35203
1206 Garrison Ave., Fort Smith, AR, 72901
2929 N. 44th St., Suite 120, Phoenix, AZ, 85018
15260 Ventura Blvd., Suite 920, Sherman Oaks, CA, 91403
3773 Cherry Creek North Dr., Denver, CO, 80209
90 State House Square, Hartford, Connecticut, 06103
District of Columbia
1776 K St., #800, Washington D.C., 20006
222 Deleware Ave., #1200, Wilmington, DE, 19801
20801 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 506, North Miami Beach, Fl, 33180
4124 Arkwright Rd., Suite 2, Macon, GA, 31210
700 Bishop St., 15th Floor, Honolulu, HI, 96813
500 East Court Ave., Suite 200, Des Moines, IA, 50309
430 North 6th St., East Mountain Home, ID, 83647
105 West Madison St., #901, Chicago, IL, 60602
8900 Keystone Crossing, #1100, Indianapolis, IN, 46240
2101 SW 21st St., Topeka, KS, 66604
510 West Broadway, #805, Louisville, KY, 40202
Four United Plaza, 8555 United Plaza Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70809
3 Cabot Place, Stoughton, MA, 02072
82 West Washington St., #200, Hagerstown, MD, 21740
Three Canal Plaza, P.O. BOX 4630, Portland, ME, 04112
32300 Northwestern HWY, Suite 230, Farmington Hills, MI, 48334
200 Coon Rapids Blvd., Suite 400, Coon, MN, 55433
8000 Maryland Ave., Suite 1060, St. Louis, MO, 63105
111 Harbor Dr., Ridgeland, MS, 39157
1120 22nd Ave. SW, Great Falls, MT, 59404
117 Ormond Ave., Goldsboro, NC, 27533
US Bank Bldng, 200 N. 3rd St., Suite 201, ND, 58502
11516 Nicholas St., #202, Omaha, NE, 68154
27 Bay St., Manchester, NH, 03104
505 Main St., Suite 210, Hackensack, NJ, 07061
4001 Indian School Rd. NE, Suite 120, Albuquerque, NM, 87110
100 West Liberty St., Suite 800, Reno, NV, 89501
5790 Widewaters Parkway, Suite 250, Syracuse, NY, 12314
1160 Dublin Rd., Suite 400, Columbus, OH, 43215
304 NW 13th St., Suite 120, Oklahoma City, OK, 73103
9755 SW Barnes Rd., Suite 675, Portland, OR, 97225
910 Harvest Drive, Suite 200, P.O. BOX 3037, Blue Bell, PA, 19422
146 Westminster St., 5th Floor, Providence, RI, 02903
171 Church St., #110, Charleston, SC, 29401
27452 82nd Ave., Canton, SD, 57013
7135 Centennial Place, Nashville, TN, 37209
1205 Broadway, Lubbock, TX, 79401
170 South Main St., #1500, Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
154 Hansen Rd., Suite 202F, Charlottesville, VA, 22911
84 Pine St., P.O. BOX 728, Burlington, VT, 05402
1111 Third Ave., Suite 3400, Seattle, WA, 98101
One S. Pinckney St., Suite 410, Madison, Wi, 53703
512 D St., South Charleston, WV, 25303
1821 Logan Ave., P.O. BOX 568, Cheyenne, WY, 82001