WA State Licensing: Used vehicle battery collector

Used vehicle battery collector

A Used Vehicle Battery Collector License is required for businesses that collect used vehicle batteries that are separate from the vehicle. This license isn’t required for businesses accepting exchanges during sales of new batteries.

Post your license

A license must be posted at each location where the licensee operates. You may not begin this business activity until you receive a Business License listing the required license.

Forms you’ll need

Fees

Specialty license Fee
Used Vehicle Battery Collector License $15 per location
Other fees that may apply Fee
State tax registration No fee
Registering your business name as a trade name $5
Business License Application fee $19 (non-refundable)

Contact information

State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034

Phone: 1-800-451-7985
Email: BLS@dor.wa.gov
Fax: 360-705-6699

Office hours

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mailing information

Please remember to enclose all necessary documents and fees with your completed application. Incomplete submissions will result in a delay in your licensure.

It is important that you contact our office, in writing, with any changes in address.

Regulatory questions

Department of Ecology
Phone: 360-407-7037 or 1-800-917-0043
http://www.ecy.wa.gov/