You will require this licence if you intend to operate as a motor vehicle salesperson. A salesperson is someone who is employed or works on behalf of a dealer to buy or sell motor vehicles. A salesperson's licence is needed if you:
- Buy or sell vehicles;
- Complete sales contract documentation;
- Take a customer for a demonstration drive;
- Show vehicles to a customer; or
- Survey or discuss customer needs.
You will not require a salesperson's licence if all you do is:
- Write up finance contracts;
- Sell after-care products;
- Arrange insurance; or
- Record customers' details for the purpose of introducing a customer to a licensed salesperson.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To obtain this licence, you must:
- Prove your identity and that you are over 18 years of age;
- Prove you are a fit and proper person and of good character and repute, having no recent significant criminal convictions, as determined by the Board;
- Complete the required training course;
- Complete the required forms; and
- Pay the required fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Up to 3 years.
Department of Commerce
Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1973 (Western Australia)
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Licensing) Regulations 1974 (Western Australia)
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