Licensing Area: Motor Vehicle Industry
Contact Information for Frequently Called Numbers
Professional and Vocational Licensing
- Request an application
- Inquire about licensing requirements
- Applicants can check on the status of an application
- Inquire about licensee maintenance requirements
RICO Consumer Resource Center
(808) 587-3295 or (808) 587-4272
- Verify if a person is licensed
- Request prior complaints history on a licensee
- File a complaint on a licensee
Residents on the neighbor islands may call by dialing the following toll free numbers followed by the last 5 digits of the phone numbers above and the # sign:
|Lanai & Molokai||1-800-468-4644|
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
- Motor Vehicle Dealer
- Motor Vehicle Salesperson
- Motor Vehicle Auction
- Motor Vehicle Consumer Consultant
- Motor Vehicle Manufacturer
- Motor Vehicle Distributor
Biennial June 30 every even numbered year
On-time renewals for the licensing period of July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018 begins on Monday, May 9, 2016 and ends midnight (HST) Thursday, June 30, 2016.
Renewal postcard reminders will be mailed out May 6, 2016
All online renewals will need to be submitted through “MyPVL” at https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl
To be guaranteed a pocket card by June 30, 2016
Renewals should be submitted by May 31, 2016
Late renewals will no longer be accepted.
Failure to timely renew by the renewal date will result in the forfeiture of the license and will require licensees to reapply as a new applicant, meet all current requirements, and submit all documents and fees again.
Motor vehicle broker (CB) licenses ONLY, will not be able to reapply for another CB license. Due to changes in the law, the board is no longer authorized to approve and issue new motor vehicle broker licenses.
Pursuant to Section 436B-14.5, HRS , any license held by a member of the armed forces, National Guard, or a reserve component that expires, is forfeited, or deemed delinquent while the member is on active duty and deployed during a state or national crisis shall be restored if certain restoration requirements are met. Military Renewal and Restoration Information Sheet.
Motor Vehicle Industry Licensing Board
Wayne K. De Luz, Industry, Chairperson
Russell M. K. Wong, Industry, Vice-Chairperson
Steven J. T. Chow, Esq., Public
Byron A. Hansen, Public
Carl D. Johnsen, Public
Dennis Short, Industry
3 Motor Vehicle Industry