Property Management

Property Management Registration

As of September 28th 2019 Property Management Licensing will be compulsory in SA.

Property Managers can register from February 1st 2019.

until qualified Property Managers can apply for their license

Please see our calendar for dates you can complete your study. As always, your study is flexible and you can complete it over time if you require.

 

Our course costs are (based on Real Estate Training College certificates):

Property Management Registration (5 Days) $1100
Upgrade from 3-day Property Management course $500
Upgrade from Certificate III $250
Upgrade from Certificate IV $200
Current Registered Sales Representative $500

Requisite training approved for registration as a property manager:

  1. CPPDSM4007A – Identify legal and ethical requirements of property management to complete agency work
  2. CPPDSM4009B – Interpret legislation to complete agency work
  3. CPPDSM4010A – Lease property
  4. CPPDSM4011A – List property for lease *
  5. CPPDSM4013A – Market property for lease *
  6. CPPDSM4015B – Minimise agency and consumer risk
  7. CPPDSM4016A – Monitor and manage lease or tenancy agreement *
  8. CPPDSM4017A – Negotiate effectively in property transactions
  9. CPPDSM4020A – Present at tribunals *

Sales representatives that wish to undertake property management will need to be additionally registered with a condition on their registration card. There are generally four units that sales representatives are not currently required to complete (these are marked with an asterisk * above). 

Land agents will not be required to undertake any further training.

Students who have completed their Certificate IV in Property Services at the Real Estate Training College since 2008 may only have to complete unit CPPDSM4020A - Present at Tribunals to fulfill the requirements for licensing.

We are happy to look at Certificates and/or Statements of Attainment (SOA) for prior study to see whether there are any eligible credit transfers for units. This is a no obligation service. Please email any Certificates or SOAs through to emilia@retc.com.au. The subject line should read “Upgrade to ...(PMR, Certificate IV, etc)”.

Please see below for further information on these real estate reforms.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact:
John Morris on 0415 007 223 or john@retc.com.au,

or pop into the office:
Real Estate Training College, Level 5, 31 Franklin St. Adelaide SA 5000

 

 

Further Information

 

 

Definition of Property Manager



Land Agents (Registration of Property Managers and Other Matters) Amendment Act 2017

An Act to amend the Land Agents Act 1994.

5--Amendment of section 3--Interpretation

(1) Section 3--after the definition of mortgage financing insert:

property manager means a person who, for or on behalf of an agent--

(a) grants leases, tenancy agreements or licence agreements in relation toland (whether or not that land is to be used for residential purposes or for the purposes of a business); or

(b) induces or attempts to induce, or makes representations or negotiates with a view to inducing, a person to enter into such leases or agreements; or

(c) ensures compliance with the terms and conditions of such leases or agreements; or

(d) performs a function of a kind prescribed by regulation for the purposes of this paragraph,

 

Trainee Property Managers



Land Agents (Registration of Property Managers) Variation Regulations 2018

under the Land Agents Act 1994

5A--Registration as property manager subject to conditions relating to training and supervision

For the purposes of section 8BB(4) of the Act, a property manager will not be taken to be properly supervised unless the property manager is under the direct supervision of a person who is--

(a) a registered agent; or

(b) a registered property manager (other than a property manager registered under section 8BB of the Act) who has been a property manager (other than a property manager registered under section 8BB of the Act) for an agent, for at least 2 years or a total of at least 2 years; or

(c) a registered sales representative (other than a sales representative registered under section 8B of the Act) who--

(i) is additionally registered as a property manager (other than a property manager registered under section 8BBof the Act); and
(ii) has been a sales representative (other than a sales representative registered under section 8B of the Act)for an agent, for at least 2 years or a total of at least 2 years.

 

10--Variation of Schedule 1

(1) Schedule 1, item 1--after paragraph (d) insert:

(da) as a sales representative and property manager……..$284.00
(db) as a sales representative, auctioneer and property manager……..$284.00
(dc) as a property manager……..$284.00
(dd) as a property manager and the applicant holds registration as a sales representative……..$119.00

(2)Schedule 1, item 2--after paragraph (c) insert:

(d) for a sales representative and a property manager……..$222.00
(e) for a property manager……..$200.00

(3) Schedule 1--after item 3 insert:

3a  Application for variation or revocation of condition of registration (section 8BB of Act)……..$119.00

(4) Schedule 1, item 4--after paragraph (c) insert:

(d) for a sales representative who is also registered as a property manager……..$222.00
(e) for a property manager……..$200.00

 

Fees


 

Application and
Licensing Fees
Application Fee Licensing Fees Total
Body Corporate License $284.00 $523.00 $807.00
Land Agents License (RLA) $284.00 $347.00 $631.00
Sales Representative License (RSR) $284.00 $222.00 $506.00
Property Management License (PMR) $284.00 $200.00 $484.00

 

Amending License/Registration Conditions Application Fee Total
Application to add Auctioneer to existing license $119.00 $119.00
Application to vary registration (e.g. RSR – PMR) $119.00 $119.00

 

Ongoing Annual Fees  
Body Corporate License $523.00
Land Agents License (RLA) $347.00
Sales Representative License (RSR) $222.00
Property Management License (PMR) $200.00

 All fees are subject to change every financial year - average increase 3-5%

 

Property Management Registration Units



Required Units Of Competency

UNITS LAW
CPPDSM4009B Interpret legislation to complete Agency Work
CPPDSM4015A Minimise Agency & Consumer Risk
  PROPERTY SELLING
CPPDSM4017A Negotiate Effectively in Property Transactions
  PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
CPPDSM4007A Identify Legal & Ethical Requirement of Property Management to complete Agency Work
CPPDSM4010A Lease Property
CPPDSM4011A List Property for Lease
CPPDSM4013A Market Property for Lease
CPPDSM4016A Monitor & Manage Lease or Tenancy Agreement
CPPDSM4049A Implement maintenance plan for managed properties
CPPDSM4020A Present at Tribunals*

*Students who recently completed their Certificate IV in Property services at the Real Estate Training College may only have to complete this unit to fulfill the requirements for property management.

The Real Estate Training College will happily to look at Certificates and/or Statements of Attainment (SOA) for prior study to see whether there are any eligible credit transfers for units. This is a no obligation service. Please email any Certificates or SOAs through to emilia@retc.com.au. The subject line should read “Upgrade to ...(PMR, Certificate IV, etc)”.

 

Certificate III in Property Services



Units Of Competency

  REAL ESTATE OVERVIEW
CPPDSM4080A Work in the Real Estate Industry
CPPDSM3018B Identify Risks to Agency Operations
  PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
CPPDSM4007A Identify Legal & Ethical Requirement of Property Management to complete Agency Work
CPPDSM4010A Lease Property
CPPDSM4011A List Property for Lease
CPPDSM4013A Market Property for Lease
CPPDSM4016A Monitor & Manage Lease or Tenancy Agreement
  EXTERNAL STUDY UNITS
CPPDSM3015B Use & Maintain Property and Client Information Databases
CPPDSM3009A Maintain Workplace Safety in the Property Industry
CPPDSM3010B Meet Customer Needs & Expectations in the Property Industry
CPPDSM3001A Assist in Listing Properties for Lease
CPPDSM3003A Assist in Marketing Properties for Lease
CPPDSM3008A Maintain & Protect Condition of Managed Properties
BSBCMM301 Process Customer Complaints

 

You may choose to undertake the Certificate III in Property Services so that you/your employer is eligible for Traineeship/Job Accelerate Grants. You can then simply undertake the further units required to become licensed as a property manager. The total cost for this would be $2000.

Speak to Nick Morris at MEGT to answer any questions about Traineeships and/or other Government Grant Schemes:

Apprenticeship Network Provider MEGT (Australia) Ltd
Ground Floor, 255 Port Road, Hindmarsh SA 5007
T: 08 8424 3200 M: 0447 100 727 E: nick_morris@megt.com.au

 

 

Course Calendar



Real Estate Training College
2018 Course Calendar

 

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