Licensing Forms & Fee Schedule

Effective as of October 25, 2016

Current Licensing Forms

Note that this following list does not address all licensing prerequisites and application attachment requirements. Please see the individual licensing forms for that information.

Documentation

Interest Bearing Trust Account Form
Criminal Record Check Information

Examinations

Exam Application

Licences

Salesperson and Associate Broker Licensing Application
Broker and Managing Associate Broker Licensing Application
Brokerage Licensing Application
Branch Office Licensing Application (NEW)
Approved Sales Corporation Application
Out of Province Certification Form

Licensing Actions

30-Day Licence Extension Application
Notice of Termination
Reinstatement of Licence

Payment

Credit Card Authorization Form

Schedules

Schedule A - New Applicant
Schedule B - Licence Renewal

Current Licensing Fees

PART A - Real Estate License Fees
  LicensingInspectionRecovery Fund**AdminHST (15%)Total
Brokerage New Licence      
  No Trust Activity or Trades $360.00 $320.00 $- $- $102.00 $782.00
  1-5 Licensees $360.00 $450.00 $- $- $121.50 $931.50
  6-15 Licensees $360.00 $510.00 $- $- $130.50 $1000.50
  16-25 Licensees $360.00 $575.00 $- $- $140.25 $1075.25
  26-50 Licensees $360.00 $705.00 $- $- $159.75 $1,224.75
  51-100 Licensees $360.00 $900.00 $- $- $189.00 $1449.00
  100+ Licensees $360.00 $1,280.00 $- $- $246.00

$1886.00

  New Brokerage Office $330.00 $- $- $- $49.50

$379.50

  Licence Renewal*      
  No Trust Activity or Trades $330.00 $320.00 $- $- $102.00 $782.00
  1-5 Licensees $330.00 $450.00 $- $- $121.50 $931.50
  6-15 Licensees $330.00 $510.00 $- $- $130.50 $1000.50
  16-25 Licensees $330.00 $575.00 $- $- $140.25 $1075.25
  26-50 Licensees $330.00 $705.00 $- $- $159.75 $1,224.75
  51-100 Licensees $330.00 $900.00 $- $- $189.00 $1,230.00
  100+ Licensees $330.00 $1,280.00 $- $- $246.00 $1,886.00
  Brokerage Office $330.00 $- $- $- $49.50

$375.50

Broker New License $360.00 $- $200.00 $-  $84.00 $664.00
  License Renewal* $330.00 $- $85.00 $- $62.25 $477.25
Managing New License $360.00 $- $200.00 $-  $84.00 $664.00
Associate Broker License Renewal* $330.00 $- $85.00 $- $62.25  $477.25
Associate Broker New License $360.00 $- $100.00 $- $69.00  $529.00
  License Renewal* $330.00 $- $50.00 $-  $57.00 $437.00
Salesperson New License $360.00 $- $100.00 $35.00 $69.00  $529.00
  License Renewal* $330.00 $- $50.00 $- $57.00  $437.00
Approved Sales New License $360.00 $- $- $-  $54.00 $414.00
Corporation License Renewal* $330.00 $- $- $- $49.50  $379.50

*Licence Renewal – Renewal fees are paid by the brokerage by June 30th of the current year or the brokerage may be subject to financial penalties. The Commission only accepts lump sum renewal payments from brokerages.

**Recovery Fund Fees - Recovery Fund fees are charged for the first five years the licensee holds a licence, consecutively or inconsecutively. Fees restart when a licensee changes licence class.

 

PART B - Other Fees*
Reinstatement of Licence at Another Brokerage (within 30 days of terminating) $80.00
Reinstatement of Licence at Another Brokerage (after 30 days of terminating) See Part A
Examination Application Fee $80.00
Examination Remark $50.00
NSF Fee $50.00
Licence Reprint for Licencee Name Change or Brokerage Address Change $50.00
Licensing History $50.00
Penalty for Incomplete Inspection Forms to Compliance Inspector $100.00
The Commission accepts cash, debit, VISA, MasterCard, American Express and cheques. Cheques can be made out to “Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission”. Faxed or mailed in applications must be accompanied by a Credit Card Authorization Form signed by the card holder.

*Other Fees – All fees listed above do not include HST.

The Nova Scotia Real Estate
Commission
is the regulator of the
Nova Scotia real estate industry.

Contact Us

Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission

601-1595 Bedford Highway
Bedford, NS
B4A 3Y4

p: 1.902.468.3511 or
1.800.390.1015

f:  1.902.468.1016 or
1.800.390.1016

e: For licensing information
licensing@nsrec.ns.ca
For complaints
compliance@nsrec.ns.ca