To apply for a broker license you must:

  • have been actively licensed, in any state/jurisdiction, for at least four years, with two of the four years immediately preceding submission of a broker license application
  • have obtained a high school diploma or equivalency certificate (GED)
  • show proof of successful completion of 150 classroom hours or its equivalent in courses specified and approved by the LREC
  • comply with all application procedures required by the LREC
  • pass the broker licensing examination
  • must provide proof of mandatory errors and omissions insurance prior to issuance of a license

Broker/Associate Broker Pre-Licensing Checklist If you meet the above requirements, use this step-by-step guide to obtaining your Louisiana Real Estate Broker or Associate Broker License.

For more information on each step of obtaining a Louisiana Real Estate Broker or Associate Broker License review the topics listed on the sidebar of this page.