Salesperson License in Illinois

No License Required

There is no license required to become a vehicle salesperson. If you love cars and enjoy working with the public, there are many vehicle dealerships throughout the state that will provide the on-the-job training you need to succeed at this fast-paced occupation. Many places are willing to train motivated individuals who show a strong desire to learn the basics.


If you have questions about selling motor vehicles within the state of Illinois, please contact:

  • Vehicle Services Department
  • Dealer Licensing Section
  • 501 S. 2nd St., Room 069
  • Springfield, IL 62756
  • (217) 782-7817

You may also wish to download the Regulations for Vehicle Dealers brochure to learn more about the business of selling motor vehicles within Illinois.

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