Individual Agent's Licence - Real Estate, Business, Buyer's, Stock / Station, etc - New South Wales


You will require this licence if you intend to operate a business that provides services as a real estate agent, stock and station agent, business agent, buyer's agent or strata managing agent. Agents provide services related to the purchase, sale, auctioning, letting, leasing, management or dealing of property (premises or land), accommodation (short-term or holiday), businesses or livestock.

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:

  • be 18 years old or over
  • be considered fit and proper for the purposes of the licence
  • not be a disqualified person
  • have successfully completed all necessary qualifications.

Please note, these requirements vary for each class of licence. Further information can be found on the application form. Alternatively, please consult the Contact Officer or view their website.


One year.


Expires one year from the date of issue.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader $537.00 -
Apply Application Sole Trader $71.00 Accreditation as an auctioneer
General Duplicate Certificate Sole Trader $48.00 -
Renew Renewal Sole Trader $388.00 Renewal of licence
Renew Renewal Sole Trader $464.00 Restoration of licence

Other resources

Act(s) name

Property, Stock and Business Agents Act 2002 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Property, Stock and Business Agents Regulation 2014 New South Wales

Application process


Your completed application must be accompanied by evidence of your qualifications. Please view the application form for details.

Lodgement process


Please refer to the application form for lodgement details.

Approval time

Six weeks.

Administering agency

Department of Customer Service

NSW Fair Trading

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Licensing Officer, Property Licensing

NSW Fair Trading

Department of Customer Service

Mailing address: Locked Bag 5104
New South Wales 2124
Phone: 13 32 20
Phone: 02 9619 8799
Website: NSW Fair Trading (Opens in new window)