Dealer membership is available to all West Virginia’s franchised automobile and truck dealers. WVADA meets regularly with DMV representatives and State and Federal elected representative to discuss issues that directly impact your dealership. We advocate and fight on your behalf against legislation that impacts your dealership and the car industry. We make sure your voice is heard in WV government on all levels. Membership to WVADA provides many beneficial services only available through our Association. Please see below a list of services for members of WVADA.
Legislative – WVADA tracks and monitors all legislation that affects dealership practices, and we strive to protect all franchised car and truck dealers through out the state. WVADA works hard to build bi-partisan relationships with all legislators and elected officials.
DSI – Providing the Best Resources – WVADA endorses certain companies that sell or specialize in products geared toward the automotive industry. All DSI endorsements are of the highest quality and best value to our dealers. Click here for a full list and details of each preferred partner.
Publications & Education – WVADA keeps the dealer community informed through Legislative Bulletins, Monthly Newsletters, Quarterly Magazines, Dealer Meetings, DMV Seminars throughout the state, and Convention Business Sessions. WVADA keeps you up to date with the latest happenings in WV and other trade associations around the country.
Registration Reports – Stay informed of the sales market in our state with comprehensive monthly registration reports. These reports provide awareness of market trends and are customizable to each dealer’s targeted area.
Annual International Auto Show – WVADA holds an annual auto show that provides the public an opportunity to view vehicles for the following year. The VIP Charity Gala, held especially for the Dealers, Corporate, Associate and Subscriber members of the Association, allows all members a chance to preview the show prior to its opening to the public.
Annual Dealer Family Convention – Provides businesses an excellent opportunity to mingle and display their products in a relaxed environment, thus, opening lines of communication between the suppliers and the individual dealers. Plan to attend our annual convention each year for a fun opportunity to learn and visit with fellow dealers around the state.
Become a Member
All dealer applicants must be new franchised dealerships in the state of West Virginia. The primary purpose of WVADA is to promote high principles of commercial honor and integrity in sales and service for the general public. If you are interested in becoming an associate, corporate, dealer member, or subscriber (Independent Auto dealer, Power Sports dealer, Recreational Vehicle, Boat Dealer) of WVADA please click on the link below that pertains to the section of membership you are wishing to apply for.