Registration as a Real Estate Agent - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this registration 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; or
  • Managing property that is leased or let.

Real estate agents can apply to be listed on the register as either a company or sole trader.

Please note, that if you intend to employ either assistant property managers or property consultants, 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 registration you must:

  • Hold a Diploma in Property (Real Estate) 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 consultant during the previous five years immediately preceding the application for the registration;
  • Advertise a Notice of Intention in the local newspaper prior to your application (the public must be given 14 days to object to the issue of the registration);
  • 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 Agency; and
  • Pay the relevant application fees.

The Agency may request further evidence to prove that you are qualified to be registered 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$35.19
Licence$139.23

Registration as real estate agent in Part 1, Division (2) of the Register. 

RenewLicence$417.69

Registration as real estate agent in Part 1, Division (1) 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 2005 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Property Agents and Land Transactions Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Property Agents Board


Operating address:
Level 2
172 Collins Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000

Phone:

03 6281 3480

Fax:

03 6281 3477
board@propertyagentsboard.com.au

Supporting information

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