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

State Auction License Required: Yes

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions:  Yes

Minimum Age: 18

School/Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance Required: $50 to Recovery Fund.

Licensing Period: Two years from issue date.

Continuing Education Required: Six hours every two years.

Fees: Exam $150, License $175, Application $50.

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

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Tennessee Auctioneer Commission

500 James Robertson Pkwy

Nashville, TN 37243-0565


*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.