The Principal Broker may appoint one or more persons to act as a Deputy Principal Broker with specific powers and duties delegated to them. Notice of the appointment must be forwarded to RIBO within 30 days and signed by both parties.

A Deputy Principal Broker must meet the same eligibility requirements necessary for Principal Brokers. The Act, Regulations and the By-laws continue to apply to the Principal Broker regardless of the appointment of a Deputy Principal Broker.