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Auto Dealer Services Division Location
The Auto Dealer Services Division offices, including the drop-off window, have been relocated from room E-018 to E-111. It is in the same building, but is now located on the first floor.
Online Renewals Now Live!
As of today, you may now complete your license renewal application online. Please read the following document for step-by-step instructions on important information: Online Renewal Guide. . *Please do not submit more than 1 renewal. Allow up to 30 minutes for the renewal item to appear on your Dashboard*
Advisory Letter - Department of Financial Institutions
BMV Policy Change
If a vehicle was traded, the BMV now requires that customers also bring in proof of the trade in order to transfer the license plate and receive a tax credit. The purchase invoice that shows the description of the vehicle trade may be used as proof. Additional details are available in this memo.
Resources for Online Dealer Account Set-up/Maintenance
If you have questions about your online dealer account, please check out the resources available here . You can also access this information by clicking on Online Dealer Account Info on the left side of the screen. Updated FAQs have been posted.
Administration of Dealer Designee license plates
Administration of Dealer Designee license plates will be transferred to the Secretary of State from the BMV effective July 1, 2017. Any designee license plate that you requested and were granted by the BMV before July 1, 2017 will continue to be valid until its expiration. To request dealer designee license plates, complete and submit State Form 56304. To assign a dealer designee license plate, complete and submit State Form 56287. These forms will be available on our website.
New Plates on Demand System is LIVE
The new Plates on Demand system is now live! To access the new system you must set up a new online account on https://dealers.sos.in.gov. Instructions for setting up your account and using the new system are available in the Dealer Alerts below and by clicking on the Online Dealer Account Info menu item to the left of the screen. For assistance with setting up your account, you may contact our support line at (317) 576-2568.