Auction School: Western College of Auctioneering is an approved auction school in the state of South Dakota.

State Auction License Required: Certain types of auctions (livestock, motor vehicles) may require licenses. Some counties and municipalities may require a permit or licensing.

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

South Dakota Division of Consumer Protection

1302 E. Hwy 14, Ste. 3

Pierre, SD 57501


*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.