Motor Vehicle Salesperson's Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to act as a motor vehicle salesperson. A motor vehicle salesperson can carry out the following activities for a licensed motor vehicle dealer:

  • buy or sell motor vehicles
  • complete sales contract documentation
  • take a customer for a demonstration drive
  • show vehicles to a customer
  • survey or discuss customer needs.

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 licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • prove that you are a fit and proper person of good character and repute (a National Police Certificate must be provided with your application to establish this criterion)
  • have successfully completed the salespersons training course.


Up to three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Other, Sole Trader $380.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal Other, Sole Trader $380.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Mutual Recognition (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.