Motor Dealer's Exemption Certificate (Duty) - Tasmania


You may apply for this exemption if you operate as a motor vehicle dealer or trader and want to be exempt from paying duty on the registration and transfer of registration of trading stock and demonstrator vehicles.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this exemption you must:

  • be a motor dealer and not a licensed motor vehicle trader
  • satisfy the Agency that you are not prohibited from carrying on business as a second-hand dealer
  • have the relevant approval notice from your local council for use of your premises as a second-hand dealership
  • ensure that the business will operate continually and not act on behalf of someone that is ineligible to hold an exemption certificate.


12 months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $580.80

Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $518.10

Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Act(s) name

Duties Act 2001 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

State Revenue Office

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Duties Unit

State Revenue Office

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: Ground Floor
Salamanca Building Parliment Square
4 Salamanca Place, Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Toll Free: 1800 001 388
Phone: 03 6166 4400
Website: State Revenue Office (Opens in new window)