WA State Licensing: Vehicle transport and disposal

Vehicle transport and disposal

Vehicle transporter

Endorsement to transport motor vehicles in Washington.

Registered tow truck operator

Endorsement to transport, impound, or store unauthorized vehicles, or dispose of abandoned vehicles.

Registered tow truck operator branch

Endorsement for each additional vehicle storage/impound area located away from the main business location.

Hulk hauler

Endorsement to transport or sell wrecked vehicles to motor vehicle wreckers or Motor Vehicle Salvage Processors.

Wrecker

Endorsement to wreck, dismantle, disassemble, or substantially change the form of a vehicle. Also deals in second-hand vehicle parts.

Wrecker branch

Endorsement for each additional location of a vehicle wrecker in the same county.

Motor Vehicle Salvage Processor

Endorsement to recycle salvage from wrecked vehicles.