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Access Permits
Calendar Year 2015

Clean Coal - Clean Energy
Gift Certificate

Welcome to the Reading Anthracite Company Access Permit website.

IMPORTANT: Only Gift Certificates are available NOW. Access Permits are available beginning January 19, 2015.

PLEASE NOTE: All permit holders are responsible for compliance with all Federal, State and Local ordinances.

Our improved website allows you to purchase your Access Permit more conveniently, without coming to our offices. Access Permits can still be purchased at our Pottsville Office, Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. The office is located at 200 Mahantongo Street, Pottsville, PA 17901. Click here for directions.

In order to purchase your Access Permit via our website, just follow these simple steps:

  1. Click here to DOWNLOAD our standard Waiver form.
  2. Complete ALL Information on the Waiver form and Sign the Waiver form on the signature line in blue ink. By signing the Waiver, you agree to all of the terms and conditions contained in the Waiver.
  3. Make a Copy of the following documents:
    • Your current driver's license
    • Registration card for the vehicle you will be riding on Reading Anthracite property. This includes all ATV's, trucks and SUV's you plan on riding on the property. If you are planning on riding more than one vehicle on Reading Anthracite property you need to copy the registration for all of the vehicles. Dirt bikes do not require PA state registration, but you do need an Access Permit for dirt bikes.
    • Insurance card(s) for the vehicle(s) you will be riding on Reading Anthracite property. All vehicles you are riding on Reading Anthracite property must be insured. Make sure the VIN number for your vehicle(s) appears on your insurance card.
    • Registration and insurance information is not required for your tow vehicle, just the vehicle you will be riding on the property.
  4. Mail the completed Waiver and copies of your driver's license, registration card and insurance card, along with your check or money order in the amount of $125.00 for each permit payable to Reading Anthracite Company to:
    • Reading Anthracite Company
    • Access Permits
    • P. O. Box 1200
    • Pottsville, PA 17901

    Your permit will be mailed to the address listed on your Waiver form. Allow 14 days to receive your permit. Please be sure to include all of the information requested to avoid delays in receiving your permits. Permits will not be issued until all required information is received. Reading Anthracite Company is not responsible for any permits or permit applications that may be lost in the U.S. mail.


    • A permit is needed for each individual who will be entering upon Reading Anthracite Company property. That individual may register as many vehicles as they plan on riding on the property, but only the permitted individual can ride those vehicles.
    • All permits are $125.00 per person not per vehicle, regardless of age. There are no family plans or group discounts available.
    • All permits expire on December 31, 2015 regardless of the date they are issued.
    • Individuals riding on the property must be at least 12 years of age. If the minor child does not have a driver's license, a photo copy of their training certificate from a certified training center for the vehicle they will be riding must accompany their application along with a copy of their school picture ID card.
    • Even if they have a drivers license, a parent or guardian must co-sign for anyone under the age of 18.

    Questions regarding Access Permits should be directed to .