A Guide To Our Auction Fees
If You Are Selling At Auction
For sellers commission and fees, our standard rate is 25% +vat commission for lots that sell for under £60, and 16% +vat commission for lots that sell for over £61. There is a £2 +vat lot fee for general auctions and £5 +vat lot fee for Fine Art auctions. For valuable items or large collections we can offer better rates - please contact our office for details.
Buyer's Premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot that you purchase. This is currently 20% plus VAT.
Other charges* you might incur at auction include:
- Buying via 3rd party websites such as The Saleroom or EasyLive Auctions can incure additional charges for using their services. Typically there is a 3%-6% charge or an option to pay a one-off fee. Please contact them directly for this information.
- Paypal: 5%.
- Packing and posting: Don't forget we offer an inhouse packing and posting service and will be happy to quote for your shipping needs. Contact the office on 01782 638100.
* These charges are all imposed by 3rd parties.