Published on: April 24, 2017
Reference number: 200045

Useful links

The real estate brokerage and mortgage brokerage are complex fields that require consumers to be well informed. Here are some useful resources to find your way through.

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Real Estate Associations

Real Estate Boards

In Québec, 12 real estate boards are grouped together within the Quebec Federation of Real Estate Boards. The Federation’s mission is to promote and protect the interests of the real estate industry in the province. In this section, you will find a link to each Board.

Consumer protection organizations

Government organizations


  • Commission d’accès à l’information du Québec
  • Ministère de la Justice (Civil Code, Small Claims)
  • Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux
  • Ministère des Finances
  • Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques
  • Revenu Québec (Taxes QST and GST / HST)
  • Office des professions du Québec
  • Curateur public du Québec
  • Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (RAMQ)
  • Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (RACJ)
  • Régie du bâtiment du Québec
  • Régie du logement
  • Directeur de l'état civil (Registrar of Civil Status)
  • Registraire des entreprises
  • Registre des droits personnels et réels mobiliers (RDPRM)
  • Société d’habitation du Québec (SHQ)

Other organizations

Canadian regulators


Real estate search sites

Other references