Get a dealers license in Massachusetts
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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