Monthly licensing statistics - 31 December 2016

 

​Licence numbers

Table 1: Licence numbers as at 31 December 2016

​Active ​Suspended ​Total
Individual 14,661 3,264 17,925​
​- Agent 1,871 296 2,167
​- Branch Manager 396 75 471
​- Salesperson 12,394 2,893 15,287
​Company 895 100 995
​TOTAL 15,556 3,364 18,920


Graph 1: Licensing numbers comparison December 2014, December 2015 and December 2016



There has been a 4.1% increase in the number of active licences since December 2015.

New licences issued​

Graph 2: New licence applications approved 2012 - 2016



We approved 121 licence applications in December 2016.

Graph 3: Total number of new applications approved 2012 - 2016



 Regional breakdown of licensees


Table 2: Regional distribution of licensees by status as at​ 31 December 2016

​​ Active Suspended Total
​Individuals: Total 14,661
3,264
17,925
Auckland​ 6,782 1,464 8,246
​Bay of Plenty 959 224 1,183
​Canterbury / West Coast 1,656 372 2,028
​Gisborne / Hawkes Bay 438 81 519
​Nelson / Marlborough 390 123 513
​Northland 507 105 612
​Otago / Southland 828 212 1,040
​Taranaki / Whanganui / Manawatu 669 149 818
​Waikato 1,190 224 1,414
​Wellington / Wairarapa 1,202 233 1,435
Not specified​ 40 77 1117
Companies: Total​ 895 100 995
​Auckland 355 35 390
​Bay of Plenty 67 5 72
​Canterbury / West Coast 113 19 132
​Gisborne / Hawkes Bay 27 1 28
​Nelson / Marlborough 27 3 30
​Northland 38 5 43
​Otago / Southland 66 8 74
​Taranaki / Whanganui / Manawatu 45 8 53
​Waikato 79 10 89
​Wellington / Wairarapa 78 6 84
​Not specified - - -​
Total 15,556 3,364 18,920

Table 3: Regional distribution of individual licensees by class of licence and status as at 31 December 2016
​​​​ Active Suspended​ ​Total
Company: Agent


​Auckland 355 35 390
​Bay of Plenty 67 5 72
​​Canterbury / West Coast 113 19 132
Gisborne / Hawkes Bay​ 27 1 28
Nelson / Marlborough​ 27 3 30​
​Northland 38 5​ 43
Otago / Southland​ 66 8 74
Taranaki / Wanganui / Manawatu​ 45 8 53​
Waikato​ 79 10 89
Wellington / Wairarapa​ 78 6 84
Individual: Agent



​Auckland 716 93 809
​Bay of Plenty 144 28 172
​Canterbury / West Coast 256 43 299
​Gisborne / Hawkes Bay 66 10 76
​Nelson / Marlborough 50 9 59
​Northland 73 10 83
Otago / Southland 132 25 157
​Taranaki / Whanganui / Manawatu 99 18 117
​Waikato 164 22 186
​Wellington / Wairarapa 143 25 168
​Not specified 28 13 41
Individual: Branch Manager

​Auckland 156 27 183
​Bay of Plenty 25 5 30
​Canterbury / West Coast 39 7 46
​Gisborne / Hawkes Bay 8 2 10
​Nelson / Marlborough 15 3 18
​Northland 13 4 17
​Otago / Southland 38 7 45
​Taranaki / Whanganui / Manawatu 17 7 24
​Waikato 39 8 47
​Wellington / Wairarapa 46 5 51
​Not specified - - -
Individual: Salesperson

​Auckland 5,910 1,344 7,254
​Bay of Plenty 790 191 981
​Canterbury / West Coast 1,361 322 1,683
​Gisborne / Hawkes Bay 364 69 433
​Nelson / Marlborough 325 111 436
​Northland 421 91 512
​Otago / Southland 658 180 838
​Taranaki / Whanganui / Manawatu 553 124 677
​Waikato 987 194 1,181
​Wellington / Wairarapa 1,013 203 1,216
​Not specified 12 64 76
​Total 15,556 3,364 18,920
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Graph 4: Age and gender of individuals with an active licence as at 31 December 2016