What is required to maintain a valid Salesperson Licence?
  • Update the VSA with new contact information
    • Contact information can be changed online.  You will need a username and password.
  • Employment by a licensed motor dealer
  • Police Information Check: Salesperson Licensing Police Information Check Policy 377 kB
  • Continued eligibility to work in Canada
  • Payment of the annual licence fees
  • Continuing Education as required by the Registrar
  • The Salesperson Licensing Regulation and a condition of licensing requires that a salesperson surrender their licence for cancellation if they stop acting as a salesperson.
How often do I need to pay the $150 renewal fee?

Your licence needs to be renewed once a year. A renewal notice will be mailed to your home or mailing address one month prior to your licence expiry date. You can renew online, no more than 30 days prior to your renewal date or submit a renewal form 0 kB by mail or fax. You can choose to renew for two years at a time (only available online).

Can I save money with a two year renewal?

Yes. You can save $30.00 by completing your renewal online and choosing to pay for two years.

I’ve changed employers. How do I update my licence?

Your new employer must send in an Employment Authorization form . Once it is received by the VSA, you will be sent a new licence showing you are at that dealership.

Can I change my photo?

Yes. You can submit a new passport-sized photo once a year. Email it to salespersonlicensing@mvsabc.com if it is no larger than 200 kb and in jpeg format. Or mail it or drop it off in person to Suite 280 – 8029 199th Street, Langley  V2Y 0E2.

What does it cost to get licensed?

Salesperson Licensing Fee Schedule


$45      Non-refundable application
$150    Annual licence fee  

$195   Total for first time applications

Plus Salesperson Licensing Course fees of:

$420   Self study online course fee

Still have a question?

We answer questions about new salespeople licenses on the New Salesperson FAQs page. If you still can’t find an answer, fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you. We may include your question in the FAQ above to help other salespeople.

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