Form MVD-438-A, Salvage Vehicle Dealer License Application, is a legal document completed by the individual or company who wishes to obtain a license of a salvage vehicle dealer and start the business of purchasing, selling, rebuilding, and repairing salvage and nonrepairable motor vehicles. This license is necessary if you buy, sell, or rebuild more than five salvage vehicles in a calendar year.
This form was released by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) on June 1, 2014. The form has since become obsolete: in order to obtain a Salvage Vehicle Dealer License, you need to apply for it online on the Texas DMV website. You can download a copy of Form MVD-438-A through the link below.