All second-hand dealers and pawnbrokers must be licensed to work in Queensland.
Details of licence types, eligibility criteria and how to apply for a licence as a second-hand dealer or pawnbroker.
The process to change your licence details, renew or surrender your licence, or apply for mutual recognition of your interstate or New Zealand licence.
Search our free online licensing register to check that your second-hand dealer or pawnbroker is properly licensed.
Information on the legal obligations of second-hand dealers and pawnbrokers, including the property register and redemption period.
Breaches and penalties
There are severe penalties for breaking the law and operating unlicensed as a second-hand dealer or pawnbroker.
Second-hand dealer and pawnbroker forms
Application forms and sample registers.
Second-hand dealer and pawnbroker fees
Last reviewed 03/02/2010