TIADA is the single state association representing the collective interests of independent dealers at the Capitol. TIADA staff has key relationships with state agencies and state legislators that impact the policies that affect used car dealers. The collective clout of TIADA and its members enables independent dealers to speak with one strong, unified voice.

TIADA legislative and regulatory advocacy on behalf of its members amounts to millions of dollars in annual savings to all dealers. TIADA keeps its members informed year-round on legislative regulatory issues so they can get involved at the grassroots level and effect positive outcomes for the industry. The strength your membership gives the association allows us to do more – more for you.

Powerful Tools

TIADA understands that you are in business to make a living for your family and serve your community. We provide robust tools that enable you to focus on your operations and assist you in saving time and money along the way.

Legal Assistance

TIADA has arranged for every eligible TIADA member to receive FREE legal consultations quickly. Simply call toll-free 800.442.5944 and let us know what your question is; we will have an attorney call you within 24 hours.

VIP Auction Card

Save more than your annual dues with our VIP Auction Card good for up to $200 off a buy or sell fee at each participating auction, with a potential savings of nearly $7,500!

Dealer Education

What you don’t know really CAN hurt you!  TIADA provides resources that will turn day-to-day challenges into productive opportunities for your dealership. Compliance seminars are held across the state to give you a clear and concise interpretation of important government regulations and how you can remain compliant.


Our website features “member only” access to expert industry information without the wait. Texas Dealer, our monthly magazine, is designed to provide news and resources to help keep you up to date on industry issues as well as expand the scope and success of your business. Members receive a free annual subscription to the Dealer as well as access to the Texas Dealer Online.

Powerful Opportunities

At the annual TIADA Annual Conference & Expo, members have an opportunity to play a “hands-on” role in the development of programs and policies that impact the used car industry. Through TIADA events, members participate in valuable information-packed forums sharing information and networking with peers. The most successful dealers in the state of Texas understand the importance of networking, and the most successful dealers in Texas are members of TIADA.

Members of TIADA also enjoy full membership to the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association as well opportunities to become active in local chapters throughout the state.

TIADA members have the opportunity to be more efficient. That’s because of the relationships and the clout the association has with state agencies like TxDMV, OCCC, and the State Comptroller. Through these relationships the association is able to offer unmatched customer service, saving time and money for our members by making a phone call on their behalf or putting them in touch with right people.