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FAQ Categories: Dealer License

How do I become a designated agent?

Designated Agent Qualification Requirements: Licensed Alabama Motor Vehicle Dealers must have a current Dealer License. Licensed financial institutions – Submit a copy of their Title 5, Chapter 19, State Banking License or equivalent. Pawnshops – Submit copy of Alabama Pawnshop License. Insurance companies Towing companies Out of state financial institutions

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How do I obtain an Alabama Motor Vehicle Dealer License?

Applications for an Alabama dealer regulatory license must be submitted to the department electronically. Click here to apply: https://mvlicense.mvtrip.alabama.gov. Upon submission of the license application, a transmittal sheet will be provided that lists which documents must be submitted to the department. Note: If there are outstanding liabilities resulting from penalty

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What are the bonding requirements?

All licensees are required to submit to the department a continuous bond in the amount of $50,000. All dealers are required by law to become designated agents of the department. The dealer bond also satisfies the designated agent bonding requirement. (Section 40-12-398, Code of Alabama 1975)

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What are the dealer license fees?

Master Dealer License $125.00 Each additional place of business: $ 5.00 Off-site sales license: $25.00 Master Off-site Sales License $25.00 (Off-site sales licenses must be purchased at least 10 calendar day prior to sale.)

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