Real Estate and Business Agent Licence (Body Corporate) - Western Australia


You will need this licence if your company intends to buy, sell, lease or manage real estate or a business on behalf of a vendor, landlord, purchaser or tenant.

Companies can appoint people to act as their representative provided they:

  • meet all the eligibility requirements for acting as an agent's representative
  • are registered as a representative of the company.

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:

  • the company must have sufficient material and financial resources to operate the business
  • all directors and managers of the company must be of good character and repute
  • each director must hold a current National Police Certificate
  • at least one director must be licensed as a real estate and business agent (where there are more than three directors, at least two of them must be licensed)
  • the person in control of the business must be licensed.


Three years unless surrendered or cancelled.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Company, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fee information is in the attached fee resource.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Mutual Recognition (Opens in new window)
Comply Company, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Property Industry Licence Fees and Forms - Real Estate (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Real Estate and Business Agents Act 1978 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Real Estate and Business Agents (General) Regulations 1979 Western Australia


This licence is not transferable.

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Consumer Protection

Contact details

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