Real Estate Agent Licence - Tasmania

Description

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

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 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.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

Expires on 31 December.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $141.00 Licence assessment fee.
Apply Licence $423.20

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

Apply Miscellaneous $71.30 Plus additional fee for each property consultant or assistant property manager employed, or to be employed, at date of registration or anniversary of registration.
Renew Licence $141.00

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

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply Company, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader, Trust Division 2 - Application for Licence - PDF
Apply Sole Trader Division 1 - Conducting Business as a Sole Trader Application for Licence - PDF
Apply Company Division 1 - Conducting Business as a Company Application for Licence - PDF

Act(s) name

Property Agents and Land Transactions Act 2016 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Property Agents and Land Transactions Regulations 2017 TAS

Lodgement process

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

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Property Agents Board

Operating address: Level 2
15 Victoria Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6281 3480
Fax: 03 6181 3477
Email: board@propertyagentsboard.com.au
Website: Property Agents Board (Opens in new window)