Apply for a first trade licence (form VTL301)

Motor traders and vehicle testers can use form VTL301 to apply for a first trade licence.



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If you’re a motor trader or vehicle tester, you can apply for a first trade licence or additional licences using this form (VTL301).

VTL301 guidance

View the guidance notes for help with filling in a VTL301 form.

Published 26 April 2013
Last updated 16 January 2018 + show all updates
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