• Growth & Sustainability
    Committed to the growth
    of the real estate sector
  • Protection & Assurance
    Dedicated to your
    progress and protection
  • Continuous Professional Development
    for Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents
    Diploma & Certificate in Real Estate
  • Transparency & Consistency
    Market insights & information
  • Protect your Rights!
    Only buy RERA licensed off plan projects
    from RERA licensed developers.
  • FIKRA
    Government Innovation Competition
Welcome to Bahrain's Official

Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA)

The Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) is here to help real estate professionals transition to the new regulatory standards in the Kingdom. RERA will work closely with Government & Industry Stakeholders to oversee the development of a National Real Estate Policy supported by a National 5-year sector strategy and plan to bolster the real estate sector, improve consumer protection and streamline real estate services in Bahrain.

Know More About Us

Whether you are a property developer or a real estate professional you need a license
to operate and sell real estate in Bahrain. This includes Brokers, Sales Agents and Developers.

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Key Information

RERA at a Glance

APPLICATION IS STRAIGHTFORWARD

Apply online via RERA eServices. Fees will apply and applications are reviewed and renewed annually.

RERA IS HERE TO HELP YOU COMPLY

The 27/2017 law has allocated a six-month transition period until August 31, 2018 to adapt to the new regulatory environment. After this date, penalties will apply.

SALES AGENTS & BROKERS

In line with international standard sales agents are required to be affiliated to a RERA licenced Broker and cannot operate independently.

PROPERTY DEVELOPERS

Escrow accounts will continue to be mandatory. Developers will require a series of licenses, including off-plan projects and advertising licenses.

EVERYBODY HAS A STAKE IN REAL ESTATE

Know the facts before you buy. RERA will provide information on buying and selling a property in Bahrain. Educate yourself and know your consumer rights.

PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS

Continuous Professional Development programmes (CPD) for real estate professionals will be offered via RERA shortly. Successful completion of these courses will be required for annual licence renewals.