Motor Vehicle Trader Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate as a motor vehicle trader. Motor vehicle trading includes buying, selling or exchanging more than six vehicles in a 12-month period. This licence applies to trading in both new and used motor vehicles. You will not require this licence if you:

  • provide finances for motor vehicle trading
  • purchase motor vehicles for the purpose of dismantling them
  • auction motor vehicles on behalf of their owners
  • operate a park and sell business
  • collect motor vehicles.

Employees of a motor vehicle trader are not required to obtain this licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit and proper person
  • consent to the Agency requesting a National Police record check on your behalf.

See section 7 of the Act for an in-depth description of a fit and proper person.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $1783.62 -
Apply Variation All $32.40 Amendment fee.

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Traders Act 2011 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Justice

Consumer, Building and Occupational Services

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:

Enquiries

Consumer, Building and Occupational Services

Department of Justice

Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 654 499
Email: cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au
Website: Consumer, Building and Occupational Services (Opens in new window)