Certificate of Registration Queensland

Certificate of Registration Queensland

Those commencing work in the Queensland property services industry are required to apply for a Salesperson Registration Certificate with the Queensland Office of Fair Trading which involves gaining a Statement of Attainment for a Certificate of Registration. On completion of this course, you can work as a:

*   Real Estate Salesperson or

*   Property Manager

People working in administration or corporate support roles can also complete the certificate training program, to gain general insight into the industry.

The Property Occupations Act 2014 (QLD) requires all people undertaking the functions of a salesperson or property manager in Queensland to have a Registration Certificate.  To obtain a Registration Certificate:

  • Complete the Registration Course of seven nationally recognised Units of Competency and obtain a Statement of Attainment  and

  • Complete and submit your registration certificate application (a New registration application Form 3-1) to Queensland Fair Trading (OFT).

To complete this Registration course, you do not have to be employed in the real estate profession.  When you complete your training, you can enrol and then when you are assessed as competent you can apply for your Registration Certificate.

To be eligible for a Registration Certificate through Queensland Office of Fair Trading, you must:

  • Be 18 years or over

  • Be a suitable person as defined under the Property Occupations Act.  People affected by bankruptcy or criminal convictions may not be eligible. Click HERE for more information

  • Have completed the required Units of Competency

  • Please note, if you hold an overseas student visa you will be ineligible to apply for this registration with Queensland Office of Fair Trading

Units of Competency:

CPPDSM4008A – Identify legal and ethical requirements of property sales to complete agency work
CPPDSM4009B – Interpret legislation to complete agency work
CPPDSM4010A – Lease property
CPPDSM4012A – List property for sale
CPPDSM4015B – Minimise agency and consumer risk
CPPDSM4022A – Sell and finalise the sale of property by private treaty
CPPDSM4080A – Work in the real estate industry

The Australian College of Professionals offers this training program with through attendance at a three (3) day workshop or completing the program through an online student portal.  Successful completion of the program means that people gain the Statement of Attainment required to obtain a Certificate through Queensland Office of Fair Trading.  Our courses are delivered by current industry professionals and solicitors, which means that students are able to benefit from the analysis of real cases and scenarios and receive the most up to date knowledge of legislation and industry best practices.

Units for this entry level training course are taken from the nationally accredited qualification, CPP40307 – Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate).

In addition to Queensland Property Services qualifications, the Australian College of Professionals is approved to conduct the prescribed Agents Representative course for Victoria as well as the Certificate of Registration qualifications for NSW and the ACT.