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Persons Selling six (6) or more boats or boat trailers per year must be licensed by the Secretary of State. Looking to become a licensed watercraft dealer in the State of Indiana? Just follow the steps below and you will be on your way!
We encourage those wanting to obtain their watercraft dealer license in the State of Indiana to review the applicable state statutes and administrative rules regarding dealer licensing. Please read Indiana Code 9-31 and 9-32 before moving on to Step 2.
Complete the Application for Watercraft Motor Vehicle Business License (State Form 40248). In order to achieve superior service, accuracy and cost savings, please complete the application completely, and submit all required documents with the application. Clerk on the link below to download the form.
The following must be submitted with the completed application:
*Business name and address on these documents must match the business name and address listed on application
Once you complete all of the steps and ensure all paperwork is filled out correctly, send your documents to the following address:
Office of the Indiana Secretary of State
Auto Dealer Services Division
302 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204