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

State Auction License Required: There is no state required auctioneer license in Rhode Island. Some counties and municipalities may require a permit or licensing.

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Rhode Island Consumer Protection Unit

150 S. Main St.

Providence, RI 02903


*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.