News in Brief

PLEASE NOTE: The searchable appraiser database is experiencing problems. Please call the ACLB office at 503-485-2555 if you need assistance. We hope to have the problem fixed as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.


*APPRAISERS* - WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO APPLY NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 1, 2014 TO OBTAIN A LICENSE/CERTIFICATION UNDER THE CURRENT AQB REQUIREMENTS.                                                                                                 
The requirements for getting a real estate appraiser license/certification will change effective January 1, 2015.  To apply under the current requirements, you must:
  • Complete your required education and experience before December 31, 2014.

To learn more :    click here    New  AQB Criteria – Current vs. 2015 Requirements


Senate Bill 617   TEMPORARY RULESEffective 01/01/2014


Report to the House Committee on Energy and  Environment


2011-2013 Report to the Governor





POSITION OPEN – Administrator - Click here for job description


Semi-Independent Agency Report to Legislative Assembly  click here


Appraiser Certification and Licensure Board (ACLB) certifies and regulates real estate appraisers and appraiser assistants in Oregon. Its functions are independent of other realty-related regulatory agencies. 

The ACLB protects the public by ensuring that all real estate-appraisal activities conducted in Oregon are in compliance with state and federal laws and standards.

The ACLB is committed to ensuring the availability of state-certified appraisers; establishing and developing appraisal education and experience requirements; and ensuring that appraisals are performed in writing and in accordance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice by individuals whose competency has been demonstrated and whose professional conduct is subject to effective supervision.

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