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Repair Facility License

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Name of Permit or License:

Repair Facility License


A repair facility that charges for vehicle maintenance, diagnosis, body work or repairs must be licensed by the Michigan Department of State (Section 6 of the Motor Vehicle Service and Repair Act - MCL 257.1306). The Motor Vehicle Service and Repair Act also defines the practices and regulations repair facilities and mechanics must follow to keep their certification in good standing.

Program Web page:

Repair Facility Registration and Application

Related Content:

Motor Vehicle Repair Facility Registration Application

Repair Facility Manual

Creation/Revision Date:

Updated: 12/20/2019