Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is an approved auction school in the State of Kentucky.
State Auction License Required: Yes, additionally some counties and municipalities may require a permit or licensing.
State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: Yes
Minimum Age: 18
School/ Apprenticeship Required: Yes
Bonding/ Insurance: Yes, $30 to Recovery Fund
Licensing Period: Annually, expires June 30th
Continuing Education Required: Yes, six hours annually
Fees: Exam ($125), License ($155)
Reciprocity: AL, AR, FL, GA, IN, LA, MA, MS, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA, WV, WI
State Auctioneers Association: www.kentuckyauctioneers.org
State Real Estate Contact: www.krec.ky.gov
State Agency Contact:
Kentucky Board of Auctioneers
656 Chamberlain Ave., Ste. B
Frankfurt, KY 40601
*Courtesy in part of: The National Auctioneers Association
Auctioneer License Requirements by State
In the United States, auctioneer license requirements vary from state to state. Please visit our Auctioneer License Requirements by State page for additional licensing laws and auction resources for each state.