Real estate, business and conveyancing agents

Apply or renew real estate, business, conveyancing licence

You need a licence to carry on business as a real estate, business or conveyancing agent in the Northern Territory (NT). 

You can apply for a one-year, three-year or five-year licence. A licence will expire on the anniversary of the date it was granted.

Before you apply

Before you apply for a real estate, business or conveyancing agent licence, you must advertise your intention to apply for a licence.

You must also get a police history check.

You will need to pay a fee when you apply for a licence - check the fee.

How to apply

You can apply for a real estate, business or conveyancing agent licence:

  • online
  • by mail, email, fax, or in person.

Online

To apply and pay for your licence online, go to Licensing NT Online.

By mail, email, fax, or in person

To apply by mail, email, fax, or in person, follow these steps.

Step 1. Fill in the licence application using the form that applies to you:

  • application for an individual

Application for an individual (53.7 kb)
Application for an individual (326.4 kb)

  • application for a company

Application for a company (55.7 kb)
Application for a company (399.1 kb)

  • application for a firm

Application for a firm (56.0 kb)
Application for a firm (399.2 kb)

  • application for mutual recognition of a licence held in another state or territory

Application for mutual recognition (49.4 kb)
Application for mutual recognition (303.7 kb)

You can also get these forms at a Territory Business Centre.

Step 2. Pay the fee and submit the form at your nearest Territory Business Centre.

Renew a licence 

You can renew your licence:

  • online
  • by mail, email, fax, or in person.

Online

To apply for and pay your renewal online, go to Licensing NT Online.

By mail, email, fax, or in person

To renew a licence by mail, email, fax, or in person, follow these steps.

Step 1. Fill in the licence renewal using the form that applies to you:

  • renewal for an individual

Renewal for an individual (47.2 kb)
Renewal for an individual (278.3 kb)

  • renewal for a company

Renewal for a company (58.3 kb)
Renewal for a company (377.3 kb)

  • renewal for a firm

Renewal for a firm (58.7 kb)
Renewal for a firm (377.8 kb)

You can also get these forms at a Territory Business Centre.

Step 2. Pay the fee and submit the form at your nearest Territory Business Centre.

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Last updated: 13 October 2017