variants: or sub-agency
plural subagencies or sub-agencies
Definition of subagency
1 : a subordinate agency regional subagencies of the U.S. Department of Transportation
2 : the office or function of a subagent (as in real estate) A subagency is created when one broker appoints other brokers, as subagents, to help perform client-based functions on the principal's behalf.— Thomas J. Bellairs et al.
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