Introduction agents licence - Queensland


You will need this licence if you intend to provide introductory services to people who are interested in:

  • having personal relationships
  • attending a social gathering.

You must be licensed if you offer services to clients in Queensland even if you are based interstate, overseas or solely online.

Service type


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


You will not need this licence if you:

  • are a community and non-for profit organisation or if you organise other public events such as dances
  • are a prostitution provider
  • supply a published list of people looking for a relationship if you charge less than $100 and your clients do not contact you directly to access the list or you do not require your clients to use your service again.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • be 18 years or older
  • not be insolvent or under administration.

You must undergo a criminal history check to confirm their suitability. The criminal history check applies to each person for whom a date and place of birth are requested on the application form.


One, two or three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $819.70

One year. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $1463.00

Two years. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $2205.00

Three years. Fees for 2021-22

Approval time

Processing time is between four and six weeks


This licence cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Office of Fair Trading

Industry Licensing Unit

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:

Industry Licensing Unit

Office of Fair Trading

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Mailing address: GPO Box 3111
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 13 74 68
Fax: 07 3738 8784