Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is not an approved school in the state of Florida.

State Auction License Required: Yes

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: Yes

Minimum Age: 18 

School/ Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance: $100 Recovery Fund surcharge.

Licensing Period: Two years, expires November 30 of odd years.

Continuing Education Required: No

Fees: Initial Licensure by Exam – Application, exam, license & recovery fund surcharge ($451)

Reciprocity: AL, AR, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MS, NH, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV, WI

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Florida Board of Auctioneers

2601 Blair Stone Rd.

Tallahassee, FL 32399


*Courtesy in part of: The National Auctioneers Association