Second-hand Vehicle Dealer (Motorcycles Only) Licence (Company) - South Australia

Service summary

Companies intending to deal in second-hand motorcycles must obtain a Second-hand Vehicle Dealer (Motorcycles Only) Licence.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

A company is entitled to be licensed as a dealer if it has not been suspended or disqualified from practising or carrying on a trade, occupation or business in Australia; under official management, in receivership or in the process of being wound up. The company must engage a natural person to manage and supervise its affairs who is also a licensed dealer.

The directors must be fit and proper persons and must not have been convicted or an offence of dishonesty and not have been suspended or disqualified from practising a trade, occupation or business in Australia; within the last 5 years prior to the company's application for a licence, been a director of a company wound up for the benefit of creditors - when the company was being so wound up or within the period of 6 months preceding the commencement of the winding up.




2017/2018 Fees
$274 application fee
$294 annual licence fee.

Cash, EFTPOS, Cheques, Money Order & Credit Card (Visa & Mastercard accepted only).

Additional information

Licence applications can be completed online at

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services
Licensing and Registrations

Act(s) name

Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Act 1995 (South Australia)

Contact details

Occupational Licensing and Registration (Real Estate, Commercial and Other Licences)

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (except public holidays)

Operating address:
Level 3, Chesser House
91-97 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1719
Adelaide SA 5001





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