Please, do not print and mail these items. Use digital files for your submission.
This application is a fillable pdf. Simply use Adobe Acrobat Reader to complete it and save on your device. The application includes both In-Person (Paper) and Online Exam forms. Currently, IBAO does not host online exams. All questions are mandatory. Do not leave any empty spaces—if a question does not apply to you write “N/A”.
Other Required Items
Passport-style photo – Taken within the past 3 months. Use your device to take a clear picture. Save as a jpeg file.
Criminal Background Record Check – Depending on your local police, this might take up to 3 months. Proof of purchase of this Criminal Background Record Check is sufficient with your application. However, RIBO must be sent the original copy when you receive it.
If you are part of an IBAO Broker Launchpad course, IBAO will contact you about how to submit these applications. If you are not part of a Broker Launchpad course, you must submit all documents, including payment of $180, directly to RIBO (see application form).