Please note that due to the spread of COVID-19 all PSI testing centers are currently closed. The LREC will continue to accept applications at this time. However, new applications will remain in a pending status until these testing centers reopen. The LREC will begin issuing exam approval letters once PSI resumes normal operations.

Individuals or companies desiring to conduct real estate activity in Louisiana must make application for a license or certificate with the Commission.

The first step in the process to acquire a Real Estate License is to create an Applicant Account at, our partner in the management of pre-license education.

Individuals who have been convicted of a felony will need to follow the felony applicant process.

Licenses may be issued in either the active or inactive status.

Non-licensed individuals or companies shall not accept compensation in any form for conducting real estate activity in the state of Louisiana.

Individuals or entities desiring to conduct business in Louisiana as a real estate school or continuing education vendor must make application for certification with the Commission.

Individuals desiring to obtain education pre-licensing instructor certification must make application with the Commission.

Individuals or companies intending to create a timeshare plan or to sell timeshare interests must first register with the Commission.

This section of the LREC website is for use by all individuals and companies seeking to obtain a license or certification. Select the type of license you are interested in obtaining from the sidebar on this page for more information.