Real Estate Agent Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate as a real estate agent whose activities include but are not limited to:

  • selling, buying, exchanging, leasing or otherwise dealing with, or disposing of, property or businesses
  • collecting rents for property that is leased or let
  • managing property that is leased or let.

Real estate agents can apply to be listed on the register as the person conducting the business, be it sole trader or company, or you may apply as a person not conducting a business in their name.

Please note that if you intend to employ either assistant property managers or property representatives, these appointments must be approved by the Board and potential employees must meet all eligibility and qualification requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • hold a Diploma of Property awarded by a registered training organisation, or another qualification the Board is satisfied is substantially equivalent
  • have had two years full-time experience as a property manager or property representative during the previous five years immediately preceding your application
  • be considered by the Agency to be a fit and proper person of good reputation, both generally and financially
  • be prepared to undergo continuing education as specified by the Board
  • pay the relevant application fees.

The Board may request further evidence to prove that you are qualified to be licensed or are a fit and proper person.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

Expires on 31 December.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$139.25Licence assessment fee.
Licence$417.70

Real estate agent carrying on a business (Part 1, Division 1 of the register).

RenewLicence$139.25

Real estate agent (Part 1, Division 2 of the register). 

Lodgement

Apply

Your application must be in an approved form, showing an understanding of the necessary compliance with current legislation, training, and record-keeping requirements and be accompanied by any specified documentation as well as the required fees.


Administering agency

Property Agents Board

Act(s) name

Property Agents and Land Transactions Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Property Agents and Land Transactions Regulations 2017 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Property Agents Board


Operating address:
Level 2
15 Victoria Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000

Phone:

03 6281 3480

Fax:

03 6181 3477
board@propertyagentsboard.com.au

Website:

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