PAA Member Benefits

The Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association is the only professional trade organization for auctioneers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  Education, consumer and member benefits, legislative issues, and new ideas in the auction industry are the PAA’s hallmarks.  As a professional resource, the PAA offers many benefits:

  • Promotes members’ public image;
  • Fights for regulation and licensing you can live with;
  • Participation from a dynamic and supportive public affairs consultant to assist with legislative monitoring and initiatives;
  • Access to PAA counsel knowledgeable about auction law and available for consultation, advice and opinions at a discounted hourly rate to PAA members;
  • Active Political Action Committee to maintain ongoing positive relationships with members of the PA General Assembly;
  • Accredited continuing education for advanced auctioneer certifications/designations and to maintain licensing in states with mandatory CE;
  • Committee participation, networking opportunities and awards and recognition;
  • Professional annual auctioneer conference for education and a large trade show to keep you on the cutting edge of auction products, services and technology;
  • Live TV (Pennsylvania Cable Network) coverage of annual auctioneer and rookie competitions at the PA State Farm Show;
  • Informative news magazine;
  • FREE business card-size ad per member in one issue annually of The Keystone Auctioneer;
  • Annual membership directory and resource guide;
  • Active email account (info@paauctioneers.org);
  • Comprehensive web site in partnership with AuctionZip.com where you can advertise your auctions to a worldwide audience;
  • Links for valuation, appraisal and other indispensable information under the “Members Only” section of the web site;
  • Annual membership wallet card;
  • Free sample contracts for real estate and personal property;
  • Liability insurance program created specifically for auctioneers by PAA Platinum Sponsor E.R. Munro & Company, which also provides auction bonds at competitive prices (877-376-8676);
  • Health, life, long term care, disability, dental, and vision insurances from PAA Platinum Sponsor Pearson Insurance Associates (800-344-1080).

Join the PAA today to access complete information on these valuable services!