After completing the DMV dealer education program, it is important to decide if you will pursue a used car retail dealer license or wholesale only dealer license.
Below are your immediate action items before submitting your DMV occupational license application.
DMV Inspector Offices
Commerce, (323) 724-4000, 5801 Slauson Avenue, Suite 250, 90040
Covina, (626) 974-7150, 1365 N. Grand Avenue, Suite 102, 91724
El Cerrito, (510) 231-7818, 6400 Manila Avenue, 94530
Fairfield, (707) 864-4763, 4630 Westamerica Drive, Suite H, Fairfield 94533
Fresno, (559) 445-5304, 2510 S East Avenue, Suite 100A, 93706
Hayward, (510) 293-1720, 150 Jackson Street, 94544
Los Angeles, (213) 744-7563, 3615 S Hope Street, 90007
Orange, (714) 703-2632, 790 The City Drive South, Suite 410, 92868
Sacramento, (916) 262-2563, 7226 Florin Mall Drive, 95823
San Bernardino, (909) 501-3175, 473 E. Carnegie Drive, Suite 150, 92408
San Diego, (619) 688-0124, 1455 Frazee Road, Suite 420, San Diego 92108
San Francisco, (415) 431-6279, 1377 Fell Street, 94117
San Jose, (408) 229-7113, 90 Great Oaks, Suite 104, 95119
Santa Maria, (805) 346-2192, 523 S. McClelland Street, 93454
2.After successfully passing, the DMV inspector will return your certificate of completion to you, make sure you add it to your occupational licensing application.
3.Now it’s time to get your occupational license application and supplemental documents in order before submitting to DMV. To ensure your application is complete and accurate, please reference the DMV Application Checklist.
4.If you chose to pursue a retail license, you will need to set up and appointment with the DMV occupational licensing inspector to review your completed documents and issue a temporary dealer license.
- The inspector will set up a time to see your retail location for the visual inspection
For those who will obtain a wholesale only license
- You may mail your application to DMV or submit in person to your local DMV inspection office listed above
Good luck, please contact us if you have further questions or in need of consultation.
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