Auctioneer Exam Information

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) has contracted third party vendor, PSI, to develop and administer examinations for the Auctioneers Program.  Examinations are offered at locations around the state on a day to be scheduled by the applicant.

Once you meet all eligibility requirements, you will receive an eligibility email notice from PSI containing instructions for registering and scheduling examinations. You should review the Candidate Information Bulletin (CIB) which will provide you with detailed information about taking the examinations.

Acrobat Reader is necessary to view PDF files. If you need to obtain a copy of this program it is available as a free download for Windows or Macintosh operating systems.  For general information about PSI, go to the company’s website at www.psionline.com. For information about the PSI testing program, go to www.psiexams.com.

Call for Subject Matter Experts for Development of the Texas Auctioneer Licensing Examination

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) is looking for Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to serve on the Texas Auctioneer Licensing Examination Review Committee (ERC). The ERC creates, evaluates, and references exam content and materials.  Participation of knowledgeable SMEs ensures the exam sets the minimum competency standard in Texas.

To qualify, you must hold a valid Texas Auctioneer License. Participants must be willing to sign a confidentiality document agreeing not to disclose examination content, materials, or discussions.

To apply for appointment to the Texas Auctioneer ERC, please complete and submit the application to TDLR. The deadline to submit an application is July 31, 2019.

Exam Pass/Fail Rates

Fiscal Year 2018 (September 2017 - August 2018)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Total 74 49 123 60.2% 7

 

Fiscal Year 2017 (September 2016 - August 2017)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Total 75 37 112 66.96% 3

 

Fiscal Year 2016 (September 2015 - August 2016)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
TOTAL 93 54 147 63.00% 7

 

Fiscal Year 2015 (September 2014 - August 2015)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
TOTAL 115 70 185 62.20% 7

 

Fiscal Year 2014 (September 2013 - August 2014)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
TOTAL 184 78 262 70.20% 9