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Introduction

A conveyancer licence allows you to do legal work in relation to property transactions such as a sale or lease of land, or the granting of a mortgage. If you want to apply for an individual conveyancer licence, you can do so online.

Eligibility

To be eligible, you need to:

What you need

How to apply

  1. Check the eligibility requirements.
  2. Select the 'Apply online' button.
  3. Download, print and complete any applicable forms.
  4. Accept the Terms and Conditions.
  5. Select the 'Start' button.
  6. Log in or create an account.
  7. Complete the online form.
  8. Attach all relevant documentation.
  9. Submit your application.

If you're unable to apply online:

  1. Download, print and complete the Application for an Individual Conveyancer's Licence – PDF.
  2. Make sure you have the required documentation, and then visit a service centre and submit your application.

More information

  • A person must not conduct a conveyancing business for fee or reward unless the person is the holder of a conveyancer's licence.
  • This does not apply to a person who is a solicitor or a barrister, or who is an incorporated legal practice, if the conveyancing business is carried on, on its behalf, by a barrister or solicitor.

Payment methods

You can review transaction payment options on our payment methods page.

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