​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​For vehicle licensing, renewal, transfer, regulations and penalties, visit the Department of Transport website​.


Buying a car

You can buy a car from a licensed dealer, at an auction or through a private sale. A 10% Goods and services tax (GST) applies to cars sold by dealers.This does not apply to privately sold used cars. 

Government stamp duty, registration and third party insurance apply to all vehicles. New vehicles attract dealer delivery charges.

​For more information, visit the​ following websites:

Bringing an overseas vehicle to Western Australia

For information on importing overseas vehicles and how to license them in Western Australia, visit the Department of Transport website​.​