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

State Auction License Required: Yes

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: Yes

Minimum Age: 18

School/Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance: $50 to Recovery fund

Licensing Period: Annually, expires June 30

Continuing Education Required: Four hours annually

Fees: Application $125, Exam $75, License & Renewal $250, Fingerprint Processing (Check for fee)

Reciprocity: AL, AR, FL, GA, IN, KY, LA, MA, MS, NH, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV, WI. Special conditions apply for FL, LA, MA, NH, TX, WI; contact NCALB for complete details.

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

North Carolina Auctioneer Licensing Board

108 Ber Creek Drive

Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526


*Courtesy in part of: The National Auctioneers Association