Learn how to get a timeshare company license.
Who needs a license?
Anyone who operates a company that offers or sells timeshares or the right to occupy a unit in 3 or more separate periods over at least 3 years.
How to apply
Follow the steps below to get your timeshare company license.
1. File with the Department of Revenue
File a business license application with the Department of Revenue (DOR) to get a Unified Business Identifier (UBI) number.
Out-of-state businesses that only advertise in Washington aren't required to apply for a UBI number in Washington.
2. Gather required documents
A copy of the public offering statement with all the required documentation. See the Timeshare Public Offering Statement for details.
3. Submit your application
You can apply online or by mail.
Submit your application online
You'll receive your license faster by applying and paying online.
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Submit your application by mail
Timeshare Company Registrations
Department of Licensing
PO Box 3777
Seattle, WA 98124-3777
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