Local and state associations of REALTORS® are required to demonstrate compliance with NAR’s mandatory policies by periodically sending its governing documents to NAR for review. Beginning in 2018, NAR is implementing a new, streamlined bylaws compliance process. From now on, there is no need for associations to submit bylaws for review by NAR. You just need to certify that your association bylaws include mandatory provisions that NAR requires to be adopted verbatim. The form to certify bylaw compliance and the mandatory provisions that must be included in your bylaws can be accessed here.
Other documents to be reviewed and approved by the Association & MLS Governance Area include: