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Chapter 2: General Information – Licensees
Chapter 2 General Information — Licensees
2.045 Lessor-Retailer (CVC §373)
A lessor-retailer is a lessor or renter who sells previously leased or rented vehicles to the public.
This does not include sales to:
- The lessee of the vehicle.
- The person who, for a period of at least one year, has been designated by the lessee as the driver of the vehicle covered by a written lease agreement.
- A buyer for agricultural, business, or commercial purposes.
- A government, government agency, or instrumentality. A lessor-retailer must secure either a vehicle dealer or lessor-retailer license to conduct this activity (CVC §11600).