Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is an approved auction school in the State of Alabama.
State Auction License Required: Yes
State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: No
Minimum Age: 18 for apprenticeship, 19 for auction license
School/ Apprenticeship Required: Yes. Education is required for one-year apprenticeship but not required if the apprentice served a two-year apprenticeship.
Bonding/ Insurance Required: $10,000
Licensing Period: Annually, expires September 30
Continuing Education Required: Six hours every odd numbered year. Licensees 65+ years are exempt.
Fees: Exam $150, License $200, Renewal $200
Reciprocity: AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MS, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV
State Auctioneers Association: alabamaauctioneers.org
State Real Estate Contact: www.arec.alabama.gov
State Agency Contact:
Alabama State Board of Auctioneers
2777 Zelda Rd.
Montgomery, AL 36106
*Courtesy in part of: The National Auctioneers Association