DRE Sponsor No. 0473 & S0110
NMLS Course Provider No. 1400986
Call 951.781.7300
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To renew your DRE license
— Sales Agent or Broker

On completion of your CE courses

  • DRE does not accept Certificates directly from educators
  • You can download your Certificate of Completion from your first
    • tuesday Student Homepage, or request one at 951.781.7300
  • Notice — Corporation and Officer licenses are renewed only by mail
  • To renew online - What you need

  • Your Certificates of Completion
  • Credit or Debit Card — Visa, Mastercard or American Express
  • If you are employed by a broker, include their email address for DRE verification of
    • employment
  • Agents not employed by a broker are exempt from this email address requirement
  • Click here for step-by-step elicensing renewal instructions
    • Then, click this button and log in Register for eLicensing
  • The DRE's eLicensing Help Desk number is 916.263.8987
  • Or call the DRE direct at 877.373.4542
  • To renew by mail — what you send to the DRE

  • RE 251 - Continuing Education Course Verification, completed and signed
  • Note - Use your Certificates of Completion to fill out this form
  • To download a pre-filled RE 251, log in to your Student Homepage
  • Sales Agent licensees
  • RE 209 - Application for Sales Agent License Renewal, completed and signed
  • Broker licensees
  • RE 208 - Application for Broker License Renewal, completed and signed
  • RE 207 - Application for Corporation/Officer License Renewal, completed and
    • signed
  • The Renewal Notice you received from the DRE (recommended but optional)
  • When paying the renewal fee by check, use a personal check, cashier's check or money
    • order made payable to the Department of Real Estate
  • When paying the renewal fee by credit card, use DRE Credit Card Payment Form RE 909
  • Mail To:

    Department of Real Estate
    P.O. Box 137003
    Sacramento, CA 95813-7003

    Fees Payable to the DRE

    Sales Agent Fees
  • On-time renewal - $245
  • Late renewal - $367
  • Broker Fees - individual, officer, corporate
  • On-time renewal - $300
  • Late renewal - $450
  • License Renewal Timelines

    Your DRE license is renewed every four years

    You may take your CE renewal courses at any time during the four-year period prior to expiration of your license

    You apply for an on-time renewal only during the 90 day period before your license expires

    You have a two-year grace period after expiration of your license in which to apply for renewal

  • Renewing your license during the two-year
    grace period results in a late fee charge
  • Contacting the DRE

  • DRE's phone number is 877.373.4542
  • Or call first tuesday at 951.781.7300
  • Helpful DRE Links

  • The DRE's Website
  • eLicensing
  • General Renewal Guidelines
  • Current DRE processing times
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