Car Market Operator Registration - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to operate a car market. A car market is a market provided by a registered car market operator who does not own the secondhand vehicles which are displayed for sale. Car markets are not auction premises.

Vehicles displayed for sale at a car market cannot be owned by other licensed dealers.

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 registration you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit and proper person
  • not hold any a licence as a motor vehicle dealer, yard manager or salesperson
  • have authorised premises to operate from
  • hold a current National Police Certificate.


Up to three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Company, Partnership, Sole Trader $2053.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal Company, Partnership, Sole Trader $2053.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Partnership, Sole Trader Car Market Operator Premises (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1973 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicle Dealers (Licensing) Regulations 1974 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Consumer Protection

Contact details

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