Objecting to a licence being granted

Anyone can object to a real estate agents licence being issued. However, you can only object on the grounds specified in the Real Estate Agents Act 2008.

​How to object to a licence

To object to a licence:
  • You will need to object on one of the grounds listed in section 40 of the Real Estate Agents Act 2008
  • Complete the objection form (.pdf 389KB)
  • Return the form to the Registrar within 14 days of the applicant’s details being published on this website

See who is currently applying for a licence.

Forms can be sent to the Registrar at 




The Registrar
The Real Estate Agents Authority
PO Box 25371 Panama Street
Wellington 6146



Last updated: 19/12/2017