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Real Estate Broker - Initial/Exam


This application is for an individual broker who has taken pre-licensure real estate courses from a Connecticut approved school.

Click on the link for a list of approved courses


  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • 60 hour classroom course in Real Estate Principles and Practices

  • 15 hour classroom course in Real Estate Brokerage Principles and Practices

  • 15 hour classroom course in Legal Compliance

  • 2 -15 hour pre-license elective courses OR  1 -30 hour pre-license Appraisal course OR evidence successfully completing at least 20 real estate transactions in the previous 5 years. A transaction is defined as a legal transfer of real property or execution of lease agreement.

  • Actively engaged for at least two years as a licensed real estate salesperson under the supervision of a licensed real estate broker in this state. 

Required Documentation:

  • Completed notarized application available through PSI

  • Course certificates submitted directly to PSI.

Applications, Forms & Other:

  • This link will take you to the PSI web page. Click on "Government/State Licensing Agencies"; CT Real Estate; and then click "Download Candidate Information Bulletin" for the application forms and all necessary information.
Application Fee:
  • Varies - see PSI website -  All fees are non-refundable

Broker Legal Entities (LLC, Corporation, etc.)

  • Once you have qualified for a Broker’s license, you may obtain a license in your individual name or the name of the legal entity. Please refer to the legal entity application on our web site at for information and instructions. 

Mailing Address:

Department of Consumer Protection
License Services Division
450 Columbus Blvd, Ste. 801
Hartford, CT 06103

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