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Washington D.C. Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond

Posting a motor vehicle dealer bond is a required step in obtaining a license for all motor vehicle dealers in Washinton D.C.

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What is a Washington D.C. Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond?

Washington, DC, requires licensed auto dealers to obtain a motor vehicle dealer bond to operate legally. A motor vehicle dealer bond protects consumers and others from unlawful license code violations committed by the dealer. Auto dealer bonds are mandatory in DC as a business licensing requirement.

Bonding Solutions has serviced many clients and agents over 20 years, helping them receive the lowest rates possible. Contact us today. 877.841.6745


How much will a Washington D.C. Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond Cost?

Any individual or business that deals with motor vehicles, including buying, selling, or exchanging vehicles in DC, is mandated by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and the Washington Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs to acquire a bond of $25,000. The vehicle dealer does not pay the full bond amount; they only pay a percentage (bond rate) based on a review of credit and experience. A dealer can expect to pay a rate as low as 0.5% to 1% with well-qualified credit.

No matter what type of credit you currently have Bonding Solutions has created proprietary programs allowing our clients to receive industry-low pricing. Get your bond today or call us.

Why is this Washington D.C. Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond Required?

Auto dealer bonds are there to protect the buyer, not the dealer. These surety bonds assure that licensed motor vehicle dealers in Washington D.C. pledge to do business according to the state’s licensing statutes and regulations. Reach out to get started. Contact us.

How do I get started?

Bonding Solutions makes it easy to get your surety bond. First, complete our two-minute online application or call us. Next, we send our pricing and terms. Once terms are accepted, you pay for your bond, and we ship and email you your that same day.

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Additional Resources

Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs

Department of Motor Vehicle: Dealer Services 

DC Municipal Regulations: Motor Vehicles 

Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs: Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond


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