Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 681-3-.05

Current through Rules and Regulations filed through December 29, 2021
Rule 681-3-.05 - Multiple Business Operations

Effective March 1, 2007, new applicants for used motor vehicle dealer license may conduct business at a location where other businesses are conducted, provided that a clear and distinct separation of business is established. Exemption from the requirements of this rule will be granted to like-kind businesses with common designee/ownership, including, but not limited to, title pawn stores, used parts licensees, and auto rental businesses. The entrance to the dealer's office or salesroom may not be shared by another business of any kind. The dealer must maintain a separate office with separate inventory, records, and files necessary to conduct the business. The dealer must maintain the dealership name on all required documents and vehicles for sale. The dealer's office must be accessed from outside the building. No dealer may maintain an office or salesroom that is entered from within another business office. The dealer's address must be differentiated from the other businesses at the location by a separate suite number or office number. The telephone of the dealer must be listed in the dealer's name, the same name listed on the application and all advertisements, and cannot be shared with another business. The sign must be in compliance with local ordinances and with Board requirements.

Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 681-3-.05

O.C.G.A. Secs. 43-47-2(3), 43-47-6, 43-47-12.

Original Rule entitled "Joint Used Motor Vehicle Dealers Operations" adopted. F. Dec. 8, 1995; eff. Dec. 28, 1995.
Repealed: New Rule entitled "Multiple Business Operations" adopted. F. Jan. 17, 2007; eff. Feb. 6, 2007.