The Pennsylvania Auctioneer Bond is required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to be in the amount of $5,000. The bond states that the bondholder, or Principal, will observe the provisions of all the laws of this Commonwealth and the rules and regulations promulgated by the State Board of Auctioneer Examiners.
How do I become licensed as an Auctioneer in the state of Pennsylvania?
An auctioneer is an individual who sells or offers or attempts to sell property at auction. The term includes an individual who:
- Engages in or offers the calling for and recognition of bids at auction
- Engages in or offers any of the activities of an auction company
- Performs, or offers to perform, any of the functions or activities requiring licensure
- Holds himself out as engaged in the business of selling property at auction
To perform the duties of this profession you must licensed. To be licensed, all applicants must pass the exam after;
- Serving an apprenticeship as a licensed apprentice auctioneer for a period not less than two years
- Completing the required course of study
- Being licensed in good standing by another state to engage in auctioneering for at least two years.
- Demonstrating that the individual has conducted auctioneering for at least two years at a state that does not require a license
How do I obtain a Pennsylvania Auctioneer Bond?
Complete our easy to navigate online application. Within one business day, one of our licensed agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for your bond (the “premium”). Once any necessary paperwork is signed and the premium payment is processed, your surety bond will be shipped to you via USPS Priority Mail (overnight shipping options also available).
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