it is one of the most common questions in our car dealer licensing class.
how much does it cost to own a california dealer license ?
we go over these items in our car dealer licensing class
car dealer licensing class fee $250. ( $350. for private class )
dmv car dealer application fee $151.
dmv car dealer license plate fee $ 91.
dmv car dealer examination fee $ 16.
dmv livescan fingerprinting fee $ 55.
dba statement with the county clerk and publishing $ 95.
car dealer license checkbook $ 100.
local car dealer business license $ 125.
california resale permit is no charge unless a bond is required
car dealer bond fee starts at $ 300 wholesale and $ 500 for retail
car dealer auction access is free with required documents
car dealer monthly rent starts at $ 200. per month
car dealer insurance starts at $150. per month