Real Estate and Business Agent Licence (Partnership) - Western Australia

Description

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

Partnerships 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

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, the partners, directors and / or persons concerned with the management of the partnership must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit and proper person of good character and repute
  • hold a current National Police Certificate
  • have sufficient material and financial resources
  • have the prescribed qualifications or equivalent qualifications.

Where the partnership comprises:

  • three members, at least one member must have a licensed real estate and business agent
  • more than three members, at least two of them must hold a real estate and business agent licence.

Duration

Three years unless surrendered or cancelled.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Partnership

Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Other resources

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

Transfer

This licence is not transferable.

Administering agency

Department of 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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Licensing Services

Consumer Protection

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Western Australia
Operating address: Mason Bird Building
Level 1
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington, Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 1300 304 064
Email: cplicensing@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Consumer Protection (Opens in new window)