How To Sell
All items in Small & Whitfield Auctions will appear fully illustrated on this website.
Simply bring your items into our auction rooms to be valued and assessed as to the suitability for sale, or you can bring in clear photographs including measurements etc.
Alternatively, a faster option is to email us with details and images. (Simply click on the link above)
All deliveries can only take place on:
Any Wednesday and Thursday between 9am–5pm.
The minimum value consignment is $100. This is negotiable subject to the quality and suitability of the item(s).
Commission / Reserves
Our current commission rate on all items is 20.9% inclusive of GST
Additional fees can be applied to:
Large or heavy items, i.e. wardrobes, beds, sofas, pianos, glass or marble top tables, large dining tables, marble fire surrounds, dining suites, sectional furniture, curtains, baths, billiards tables etc.
Commission and Reserves will be agreed upon with the Valuer at the time of acceptance and may not be altered after a receipt has been issued.
A $1.10 lotting fee is charged per sold lot.
These will normally be re-offered in the following sale with a lower reserve, unless instructions are received to the contrary and arrangements are made for the removal and/or storage of the lots.
Unsold items are not subject to any fees.
Storage may be charged on uncollected lots unless prior arrangements are made.
Payment To Vendors
A cheque together with a full inventory of the sales results will be posted 7 to 10 working days after the sale providing:
- All payments has been received from the purchasers
- the item is not subject to any dispute or third party claims
- Small & Whitfield Auctions reserves the right to refuse any goods if they are deemed unsuitable for sale. Any lots left for valuation, but not accepted, must be collected within 48 hours.
- All images and other materials produced for the auction are the copyright of Small & Whitfield Auctions for the use at our discretion.