Salespersons must be supervised whether or not the salesperson is engaged as an employee or as an independent contractor. Agents who engage a salesperson as an independent contractor are still liable for the acts and omissions of the salesperson in the same manner, and to the same extent, as if they were an employee (section 51(3) of the Act(external link)).
Once your supervisor is satisfied that you are conducting real estate agency work in a competent and legal manner they can allow you more latitude.
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Six-month sale and purchase agreement probation
A newly licensed salesperson (who has less than six months of real estate agency work experience) cannot prepare sale and purchase agreements or advise either clients or customers about legal rights and obligations incidental to the preparation of these agreements