Do I need to pass a test?
Yes; 50 questions (multiple choice & true/false). You must get 80% correct in order to pass.
Where is the test given?
Location of Examination: 76 Northern Avenue in Gardiner, Maine
How often is the test given?
The test is given every other month. View exam schedule.
How much does the test cost?
Do I need to get a bond?
Before you apply for a license, you must provide a $10,000 surety bond. Check the yellow pages for Insurance companies who issue bonds.
What about continuing education?
Continuing education is not required for Auctioneers.
How can I get a permit for vehicle auctions?
Call the Bureau of Motor Vehicles at 624-9000. See 29 M.R.S.A. Chapter 9, SubChapter 5
Is my application confidential?
No. With the exception of Social Security Number, all application information is public. Contact information provided to the Board is posted on our website.