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The Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), Dealer Licensing, will be reviewing all thirty-two (32) current administrative rules along with five (5) new administrative rules in Chapter 4501:1-3 of the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC).

You will have the opportunity to share your thoughts and ideas at an open meeting with the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. As a regulating agency, we value the input of the members in the motor vehicle industry and encourage your feedback.

The meeting will be held at 9:00 a.m. on February 22, 2017, in Conference Room 1106, at the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Charles Shipley Building at 1970 West Broad St. Columbus, Ohio 43223.

Click HERE for more information. To review the administrative rules, click HERE


In 2012, the 129th General Assembly passed SENATE BILL 114, which established conditions for the operation of certain specified vehicles. Those vehicles included low-speed and under-speed vehicles, scooters, cab-enclosed motorcycles, and mini-trucks. Autocycles were added in HOUSE BILL 429, 2016.

For information on which vehicles require a dealer’s license to sell, click HERE.

To review the definition of motor vehicles in section 4501.01 of the Revised Code, click HERE.