Certified NBPA Agents


The NBPA is responsible for certifying and regulating player agents. The Association screens the backgrounds of agents and monitors all contracts to ensure players receive fair and quality representation. Regulations Governing Player Agents establish the requirements and standards for the conduct and activities of agents certified by the NBPA. Please follow the links in this section to obtain an Application for Certification, view the Regulations Governing Player Agents and find other information relating to representing NBA players.


September 1, 2023

The NBPA Agent Application will be open for registration beginning September 1st, 2023 and close on October 31st, 2023. Please click here to begin the application process.

Potential applicants are encouraged to review the Agent FAQs and additional information located within the "NBPA Agent Application & Certification" section of this site.

Quick Links

  • Become a Certified NBPA Agent: Learn More
  • Agent FAQs: Learn More
  • NBPA Regulations Governing Player Agents: View PDF
  • NBPA Certified Agent Directory: View
  • NBPA Agent Portal (Certified Agents Only): View

For any additional information: