SACAT hears and determines disciplinary actions against land agents, property managers or sales representatives under the Land Agents Act 1994.

What can SACAT do?

Under the Act SACAT is given the power to

  • reprimand the person
  • impose a fine not exceeding $20,000 on the person
  • suspend, cancel or impose conditions on the land agent's registration
  • disqualify the person from being registered as an agent
  • prohibit a person from being employed in the business of an agent
  • prohibit a person from being a director of a body corporate that is an agent.

Applying for disciplinary action

When applying to SACAT you must be able to:

  • identify the provision(s) of legislation you rely on.
  • advise the conduct said to justify the disciplinary findings identifying the relevant provision of legislation relied on.
  • identify the facts, acts or omissions alleged to constitute the conduct that justifies the disciplinary finding.
  • provide any supporting documents.
  • pay any applicable fee payable to make an application.

  1. Start an online application.
  2. In the keyword field in Step 2, type the word ‘land agent’ as shown below and then scroll down to select the correct application type.

There is a filing fee applicable for this type of application.

Payment can be made online by credit card at the time of completing the online form, or by using one of the other options outlined in the payment section of the application form.

Current fees and information about payment methods and fee waiver options

I need more help

If you have further questions call SACAT on 1800 723 767 (menu option 4 then option 7 - for disciplinary jurisdiction)

A staff member from SACAT can also help you complete your application over the phone.

SACAT also has jurisdiction to review certain decisions made by the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs involving land agents.