How to renew your license: Vehicle and vessel dealers

Things to know

  • Your license expires in 1 year
  • You can renew 60 days before it expires

The applicant/licensee must comply with all applicable laws and rules, even if not covered below.

How to renew

Renew online with the Department of Revenue

What you’ll need

  • If needed, supporting documents shown below, ready for upload
  • MasterCard, Visa, or American Express credit/debit card (transaction fee charged) or bank account information for E–check to pay:
    • BLS renewal fee
    • License and plate renewal fees for your license type

Want to renew by mail?

Follow the instructions on your renewal letter. If you did not receive a renewal letter, contact Business Licensing Service at 800.451.7985. Have your Unified Business Identification (UBI) number ready.

Supporting document for your renewal

Used vehicle dealers only: Certificate of Dealer Education showing you've completed at least 5 hours of approved training. To get your education certificate, contact one of the following education providers:

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