Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Alert: The following services will be unavailable on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 12 a.m. (midnight) to 6 a.m. CST due to system maintenance.

Dealer and motor vehicle businesses

Car dealership
Car dealership

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) issues a variety of business licenses to the motor vehicle industry, including licenses for motor vehicle dealers, sales people manufacturers and wholesalers. Licenses ensure fair business competition and protect consumers.


Automated Processing Partnership System (APPS) manuals and instructions available online

WisDOT now offers dealers and other agents the ability to access instructions and manuals online for the following vendors:

If you have questions:

Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Dealer & Agent Section
4802 Sheboygan Avenue, Room 201
P.O. Box 7909
Madison, WI 53707-7909

DMV customer service centers accept cash, checks, most debit cards and the following credit cards: MasterCard, American Express and Discover. For online transactions, we accept most credit cards.

Questions about the content of this page:
Division of Motor Vehicles, Dealer Section, dealers.dmv@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: October 24, 2013

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