Department of Labor and Revenue

Title - South Dakota Appraiser Certification Program

Application Information

For both new applicants and applicants claiming experience:

Classifications and Requirements of Appraisers

Education Requirements

Approved Qualifying Education

Fee Schedule

Qualifying Education Course Matrix

Application Forms

Supervised Experience

Please note: Resident and non-resident appraisers may be required to apply for a South Dakota Sales Tax License. Please call the South Dakota Department of Revenue at 800.829.9188 or email them at bustax@state.sd.us to request a sales tax application.

Additional information and forms for applicants claiming experience:

Experience Guidelines

Appraisal Experience Log and a completed example Experience Log

Work Product Review Procedures

For applicants seeking renewal of certification

For applicants seeking a temporary permit

Please note:

  • Forms will not be processed if incomplete or improperly completed. The application must be typed or printed clearly in ink, and must be accompanied by the appropriate fees.
  • The Social Security number of any applicant must be listed on the application pursuant to South Dakota Codified Law (SDCL) 25-7A-56.2.
  • Upon application approval, you must pass a national examination.
  • An application is valid for only 90 days.
  • Note that once you become licensed, you will be required to renew yearly with continuing education required every odd renewal year.

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Contact Us

Executive Director, Sherry Bren

South Dakota Appraiser Certification Program
308 South Pierre Street
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: 605.773.4608
Fax: 605.773.5405
email: appraisercertification@state.sd.us

 

 



Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184