Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is an approved auction school in the State of Mississippi.

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, $10,000

Licensing Period: Two years, expires March 1st of odd years

Continuing Education Required: No

Fees: Exam $100, License $200 and Renewal $200

Reciprocity: AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, KY, LA, MA, NC, SC, TN, TX, VA

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Mississippi Auctioneer Commission

P.O. Box 50

Morton, MS 39117


*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.