Dealers Handbook in Maine

Information for Maine Vehicle Dealers

Although there is no official Maine vehicle dealers' handbook, there is a wealth of information to help applicants find everything they need to know about becoming motor vehicle dealers in Maine.

In addition to Title 29-A, Chapter 9: Dealers of the Maine Revised Statutes, Maine provides these documents and publications online. The following will be the most useful to you:

Additional Resources

Check out the following resources to help you before, during, and after the process of becoming a licensed motor vehicle dealer in Maine:

  • Licensing Requirements: Explains how to prepare before you apply for a Maine motor vehicle dealer license, as well as the actual application process.
  • Dealer Forms: Find every dealer-related form you could need, including the initial application form, the zoning form, additional plate applications, and a sample lease.
  • Dealer-related Information: On October 1, 2005, new laws regarding vehicle pricing, rebate offers, advertising layouts, and the availability of advertised vehicles went into effect. Learn about them here.
  • Maine's Lemon Law: Maine's Lemon Law is in place to protect you, manufacturers, and consumers.
  • Maine's Vehicle Code: Your one-stop shop for updated motor vehicle codes pertaining to Maine vehicle dealers. BBB Business Review