Get a dealers license in Massachusetts

Get a dealers license in Massachusetts? Well you can do it the easy way through us just by filling out the form to your right….or….you can take these steps on your own.

Massachusetts Government Website

Required for persons principally engaged as dealers (see class listing for specific re­quirements). Dealers must have a separate business office on the premises, maintain a Used Car Record Book approved by the Registry of Motor Vehicles, and post a sign displaying the type of business. Watercraft dealers must have a fran­chise letter from the manufacturer, a sign indicating the type of business and a separate place of business. Dealer Li­censes are issued from the local City Hall; the Boston Police Department issues licenses for dealers based in the city of Boston .

Licenses are issued for the following dealer classes:

Class I – New and/or used vehicle dealer (business license required).

Class ll – Used vehicle dealer (business license required).

Class lll – Salvage parts/Junk (business license required).

Owner/Contractor – Must have ten vehicles (one of which is special mobile equipment – SME), and garage to work in (business license required). Owner/contractor plates may be issued to: government agencies for public safety uses; persons engaged in leasing storage or mobile office trailers; persons engaged renting or leasing vehicles or trailers to the public (fleets of 20 or more).

$25,000 bond for ALL Class II dealers

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