Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is not currently an approved auction school in the State of Massachusetts.

State Auction License Required: Yes.

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: Generally required or recommended

School/ Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance: $10,000

Licensing Period: One year from date of issuance

Continuing Education Required: No

Fees: License $100, Renewal $100

Reciprocity: Contact State agency for complete details.

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Massachusetts Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation

One Ashburton Place, Room 115

Boston, MA 02118

(617) 727-3480

*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.