After completing 180 hours what is the next step?

Once you have completed your courses and received your Certificates of Completion, submit the following to the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC)

  • Moral Character Determination before applying for the license
  • Application for Inactive Real Estate Sales Agent License
  • Salesperson Sponsorship Form
  • Both forms can be found on TREC’s website
  • Copies of Certificate of Completion (DO NOT submit the originals)
  • Required fees:



To file online, click here or go to TREC’s website

The information requested online is the same as on the paper application; however, there is a paper filing fee.  Please click here to view the fee schedule.


To mail:

Texas Real Estate Commission

P.O. Box 12188

Austin, TX 78711-2188


Please visit the commission’s website to read this information for further details about fingerprinting and scheduling the state exam.