Member Benefits

  • Membership is based on a calendar year [January 1-December 31] and available online & billed in late November.
  • Dues are payable in full, one year in advance of the membership.
  • Prorated dues for new members may apply after March 31st.
  • Renewal dues paid after Feb 1, are $165 or as applicable.
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  • TAA provides members continuing education for license renewal: FREE online CE, 12 Live CE Sessions and NEW Business Courses at the Annual Conference each year.
  • TAA provides state legislative and lobbying on behalf of the industry.
  • TAA provides mentoring and networking & scholarships. Contact us to hold “meet ups” in your area!
  • TAA provides FREE referrals to the public.
  • TAA provides FREE auction online listings option nationally through Auction Look which reaches over 10,000!
  • TAA provides FREE quarterly newsletter & monthly eNews “BlockTalk” with industry information, tips & FREE classified ads.
  • TAA hosts one of the largest auctioneer conventions in the nation.
  • TAA provides relationships with partners that provide discounts on business services (see below).
  • BEFORE FEB. 1

    • Full Auctioneer (Texas Resident & Texas Licensed with TX home state as primary address) – $135
    • Affiliate Auctioneer (Non-Resident Licensed Auctioneer, Ringman, Associate Licensed Auctioneer, Vendor) – $135
    • Hall of Fame (no dues required, renewal form should still be submitted) – $0
    • 1st Time, New Membership (Full Auctioneer) – $135
    • 1st Time, New Membership (Affiliate Auctioneer) – $135
    AFTER FEB. 1
    • Full Auctioneer (Texas Resident & Texas Licensed with TX home state as primary address) – $165
    • Affiliate Auctioneer (Non-Resident Licensed Auctioneer, Ringman, Associate Licensed Auctioneer, Vendor) – $165
    • Hall of Fame (no dues required, renewal form should still be submitted) – $0
    • 1st Time, New Membership (Full Auctioneer) – $135
    • 1st Time, New Membership (Affiliate Auctioneer) – $135
    If you have any additional questions about membership, please contact TAA Headquarters at 512-285-2727.

    Download the TAA Membership/Renewal Form.

    Post Auctions & Update Profile

    The Texas Auctioneer Association's partnership with AuctionLook allows members to post auctions for FREE!

    Community Forum

    Texas Auctioneers Association now offers it's members a chat room, password protected content, and more. 

    Coming Soon

    Continuing Education

    Instructions for Accessing the Online Course:

    1. Follow this link http://texasauctioneersce.org
    2. Create an account by following the Login Link in the top right-hand corner.
    3. Once you have completed creating your account click on the Course Link – Continuing Education for 2018-19.
      • If you are a TAA member email TAA @ taa.execdir@gmail.com and request the Enrollment Key. TAA will verify your membership and email you the Enrollment Key.
      • If you are not a TAA member you purchase the Course via PayPal and then you can access the course.
    4. Read and follow the instructions very carefully. Each page in the Course is timed so you will not be able to advance to the next pages until you have stayed on the current page for the required amount of time.
    5. Complete the Course.
    6. Complete the Survey and print our your Certificate of Completion. You have to complete this part of the course before we can post your CE hours.
    7. Your course completion will be emailed to TAA and then we will transmit your course completion CE hours to TDLR.
    8. If you need assistance during check out or completing the Course, contact Amelia Robinett via email at amelia@robinettauctioneservices.com.

    If you have questions regarding your license, please contact TDLR directly at www.license.state.tx.us/auc/aucce.htm

    class="">This new certification pathway is designed to help bridge the gap between auction school and get up and running as an auctioneer professional in Texas. Completion of each course will provide acknowledgement & certificate for each course: TCAP BUSINESS, TCAP MARKETING, TCAP OPERATIONS.

    Upon completion of all 3 courses, graduates will be awarded “TCAP Certified” distinction which will include: adding to your credentials, lapel pin, use of logo, mentoring, free ad in TAA news, custom press release for local marketing and status. Attendees can take 1, 2, or all 3 courses. To become TCAP Certified and use the credential, graduates will need to complete all 3 courses, be a TAA member and a Texas Licensed Auctioneer in good standing.

    TAA Partners

    Office Depot

    Store Purchasing Discount Card #8012933 8523 - Texas Auctioneers Association.

    Provide the account number at a store or online for custom discounts. *Contact TAA with questions or to request physical card.

    UPS

    UPS – TAA members receive a discount on shipping. Go to www.savewithups.com/taa/

    Up to 32% on UPS Next Day Air®; Up to 14% on UPS Ground Commercial services; Up to 9% on UPS Ground Residential services.

    Constant Contact

    Members may receive prepaid discounts of 20% for 6 mos & 25% for 12 mos. Go to constantcontact.com/signup.jsp?pn+taa. If you already have a CC account, email: partnersupport@constantcontact.com and provide current user name, and ask to move under ” TAA partnership” for discount rate.

    LaQuinta

     TAA members receive a 12% discount off of the room rate at check-in for any TAA member. For reservations go to www.LQ.com and use code TXAUCA11 or call 800-753-3757. Ask for the TAA discount.

    Avis

    Reservations may also be made by contacting your Travel Management Company and providing the appropriate code and any coupon number when booking. Already have a Preferred account? Make sure you always get low corporate rates, by inserting your discount codes into your Preferred account. Just log in and enter your number in the Travel Preferences section.

    Discount Code: AWD # B025300.

    Budget

    Reservations may also be made by contacting your Travel Management Company and providing the appropriate code and any coupon number when booking. Already have a Preferred account? Make sure you always get low corporate rates, by inserting your discount codes into your Preferred account. Just log in and enter your number in the Travel Preferences section.

    Discount Code: BCD # A039500.

    Texas Community Newspaper Association

    TCNA’s network, exCAP ads price is $200 per ad - a 20% discount over normal prices. Additional words are discounted to $8 each. TexCap currently has almost 100 newspapers and approximately 3 million circulations. Contact TCNA @ Douglas Fry, 104 Westland Drive, Columbia, TN 38401. P: 931-698-4096, F: 888-450-8329, E: douglas@tcnatoday.com.

    HGAFundraising.com
    Helping our members achieve their dreams! HGAFundraising.com offers a 25% discount off vacation travel packages, to anyone that is a member of TAA. Contact Trevor Nelson at: trevor@hgafundraising.com or by phone at 530-339-2483.

    We are working on more partnerships that will benefit the professional Auctioneers of Texas. Please consider utilizing your TAA discounts and supporting these partnerships for our future growth and discount negotiations. The more we utilize these companies the more important it is to them to keep TAA as a strategic partner in the future.