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


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.




Expires on 31 December.


ApplyApplication$141.00Licence assessment fee.

Real estate agent carrying on a business Part 1, Division 1 of the Register.

Miscellaneous$71.30Plus additional fee for each property consultant or assistant property manager employed, or to be employed, at date of registration or anniversary of registration.

Real estate agent Part 1, Division 2 of the Register. 



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

Property Agents Board

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


03 6281 3480


03 6181 3477


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