Get your license: Snowmobile dealers

Learn how to apply for a business license to sell snowmobiles.

You must follow all applicable laws and rules, even if they're not covered below.

Who needs a license?

You must be licensed as a snowmobile dealer to:

  • Sell more than 4 snowmobiles registered to you in any 12 months
  • Buy and sell snowmobiles to make a profit
  • Sell snowmobiles that aren't registered to you

How to apply

Follow these steps to apply for your snowmobile dealer license.

Note: We issue this license, but the Department of Revenue's Business Licensing Service (BLS) processes it. BLS prints it on the business license they provide. They refer to licenses we issue as endorsements to the business license.

1. Complete the required documents

Complete these documents to apply for your business license:

You must fill out these forms for each of your business locations that sell snowmobiles.

2. Submit your application

You must pay the snowmobile dealer license and plate fees when you apply. Choose the method that works best for you.

Apply for your license online

You'll receive your license faster by applying and paying online.

Apply online at the Department of Revenue's website.

Apply for your license by mail

Mail your forms and a check or money order for the license and plate fees (payable to the Department of Revenue) to:

State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034

After you receive your license

Once you have your license, you must:

Need additional help? Here's how to contact us:

call Phone: 360-705-6741
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fax Fax: 360-705-6699
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