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The Kentucky Motor Vehicle Commission is responsible for:
Licensing motor vehicle dealers, salespersons, manufacturers, distributors, and their representatives pursuant to KRS Chapter 190.
Providing consumer protection by investigating complaints against dealerships in regards to purchasing a vehicle and dealer failing to transfer to the customer. Customer trading in a vehicle and dealer failing to take it out of their name. Dealer plate and temporary tag usage. We do not handle matters of restitution.
Issuing administrative citations to dealers who fail to comply with the laws governing motor vehicle sales.
The Kentucky Motor Vehicle Commission meets the second Friday of each month at 9:00 a.m. located at 105 Sea Hero Road Suite 1 Frankfort, Kentucky.
NOTICE: The Commission no longer requires background checks for sales people as a part of the application process.
Current Commission Members:
Ray Cottrell, Sr., Chairman
Doug Dotson, Vice Chairman
John-Mark Hack, Commissioner, Department of Vehicle Regulation
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