Land Agents Registration - Company - South Australia

Description

This registration is required by a body corporate which is selling, purchasing, or otherwise dealing with land or businesses, on behalf of others; conducting negotiations for the sale or purchase of land or businesses on behalf of others; selling land or businesses on its own behalf; or conducting negotiations for the sale of land or businesses on its own behalf.

A body corporate is not considered to be carrying on business as a land agent if it is: in the course of practice as a legal practitioner, selling, purchasing, or dealing with land or businesses (including conducting negotiations for that purpose) on behalf of others; selling land or businesses or conducting negotiations for that purpose, through the instrumentality of an agent; or solely engaged in mortgage financing.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

A body corporate is entitled to be registered as an agent if: it is not suspended or disqualified from practising or carrying on a trade, occupation or business in Australia; it is not under official management, in receivership or being wound up; each director is not suspended or disqualified from practising a trade, occupation or business in Australia; each director has not been convicted of an indictable offence of dishonesty or, in the last 10 years preceding the application not been convicted of a summary offence of dishonesty; each director has not been, in the last 5 years preceding the application for registration, a director of a body corporate wound up for the benefit of creditors - when the body corporate was being so wound up or within the period of 6 months preceding the commencement of the winding up.

A body corporate registered as an agent must ensure that the agency's business is properly managed and supervised by a registered agent who is a natural person.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

2017/2018 Fees
$284 application fee
$523 registration fee.

Cash, EFTPOS, Cheques, Money Order & Credit Card (Visa & Mastercard accepted only).

Act(s) name

Land Agents Act 1994 SA

Additional information

Licence applications can be completed online at https://secure.cbs.sa.gov.au/ELAF/RLA/start_RLA.php

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Licensing and Registrations

Contact details

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

Occupational Licensing and Registration (Real Estate, Commercial and Other Licences)

Operating address: Level 3, Chesser House
91-97 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1719
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 131882
Fax: 0882049697
Email: occupational@sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/contact-us/ (Opens in new window)