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 either:
- buy or sell vehicles
- complete sales contract documentation
- take a customer for a demonstration drive
- show vehicles to a customer
- survey or discuss customer needs.
You will not require a salesperson's licence if all you do is either:
- write up finance contracts
- sell after-care products
- arrange insurance
- 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
- 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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