The Auctioneers & Valuers Association of Australia is committed to ensuring the highest standards of professionalism and sound practice in the fields of auction and valuation.

The Association is committed to:

  • Ensuring that members provide the highest level of professionalism and service to clients in the fields of auction and valuation.
  • Ensuring that Members are acknowledged as the foremost professionals in the fields of auction and valuation.
  • Promoting and encouraging the continuing education of members.
  • Encouraging the dissemination of professional knowledge between members.
  • Providing support and guidance to members as and when required.
  • Facilitating amicable settlement of professional difference between members.
  • Arbitrating on questions relating to the professional behaviour of members.
  • Continually encouraging excellence in the fields of auction and valuation.


The objects of the Association are to secure and elevate the standard of the professions of Auctioneers and Valuers by

  • disseminating professional knowledge
  • the inculcation of sound practice
  • affording means of reference for amicable settlement of professional differences
  • deciding upon questions of professional usage of etiquette