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The Motor Vehicle Traders Act 2011 provides for the licensing of motor vehicle traders, regulates the conduct of motor vehicle traders and their sales persons and ensures the rights of anyone who purchases certain motor vehicles are adequately protected. It provides for warranties on certain new and used motor vehicles and allows for the regulation of park and sell operators.

Under the the Act, anyone who buys, sells or exchanges 6 or more vehicles in a year must be licensed as a motor vehicle trader.

How to apply and forms