When you are granted an Ohio dealers license you will be issued Ohio dealer license plates that you may place on vehicles that you are holding for resale.
As an Ohio used motor vehicle dealer you will be
issued dealer license plates, often referred to as
dealer tags. The
Bureau of Motor Vehicles Dealer Licensing Section
has strict standards you must abide by in order to keep
your dealer license plates and you must ensure your
dealer license plates are being used correctly.
As an Ohio used motor vehicle dealer you will be required to obtain at least one dealer license plate. You may order additional plates but are limited to the plates you can possess based upon previous year sales.
To order additional or replacement plates you may call the dealer licensing section to request that either application be mailed to the dealership or you may visit the dealer licensing website and log into the dealer online services.
In your Ohio dealer training class your instructor
will inform you on proper dealer license plate
guidelines. The State of Ohio have very strict
guidelines to follow regarding the use of your dealer
license plates. When you leave your dealer class you
will know exactly what is allowed and what is not
allowed regarding your dealer plate usage.