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.

For general information about PSI, go to the company’s website at For information about the PSI testing program, go to

Attention Auctioneer Candidates:

After meeting with Exam Subject Matter Experts, an update was made to the exam content outline and the study guide was revised. Effective September 1, 2020 the exam will be referenced to the updated content outline and study guide. Please view the Candidate Information Bulletin for further information.

Exam Pass/Fail Rates

Fiscal Year 2021 (September 2020 - August 2021)






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Fiscal Year 2020 (September 2019 - August 2020)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Tot Pass Rate
TOTAL 61 32 93 65.6%


Fiscal Year 2019 (September 2018 - August 2019)

Auctioneers Pass Fail Total Pass Rate
Total 62 30 92 67.4%