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The Real Estate Authority (REA)

W: REA.GOVT.NZ

P: 0800 367 7322 or 04 471 8930

The REA is the licensing and disciplinary body for the real estate industry. It is an independent government agency that sits under the Ministry of Justice and runs as a separate organisation to REINZ.

The job of the REA is to promote a high standard of service and professionalism in the real estate industry and help protect buyers and sellers of property. It provides information for buyers and sellers, guidance for agents and how to become an agent and deals with complaints about agents’ behaviour.