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

State Auction License Required: Yes

State License Required for Online-Only Auctions: No

Minimum Age: 18

School/Apprenticeship Required: Yes

Bonding/ Insurance: $50 to Recovery Fund

License Period: One year

Continuing Education Required: Six hours annually

Fees: License $50

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

State Auctioneers Association:

State Real Estate Contact:

State Agency Contact:

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

920 Colorado

Austin, TX 78701


*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.