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

State Auction License Required: Yes.

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: No

Minimum Age: 18

School/Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance: $25,000

Licensing Period: Two years, expires June 30th; (last names starting with A-J and X-Z renew in odd-numbered years and names beginning with K-W renew in even numbered years).

Continuing Education Required: No.

Fees: Exam $25, License/Renewal $200

Reciprocity: AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MS, NC, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Ohio Dept. of Agriculture- Auctioneer Program

8995 E. Main St

Reynoldsburg, OH 43068


*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.