Guide to Auctions
WHICH AUCTIONS HAVE VIEWING DAYS?
RETAIL / WARRANTY AUCTIONS: Online only, Grade A stock including sealed and boxed goods, NO VIEWINGSPUBLIC AUCTIONS: Grade B stock including returns, no warranties or guarantees. PUBLIC VIEWING AVAILABLE and recommended - Catalogues will be online along with an increased number of lot photos for all auction types
WHERE DO LOTS COME FROM?
Lots originate from sources including returns, overstocks, ex-display and police seizures. Via clients from high street retailers to Insolvency Practitioners & Receivers
DO YOU DELIVER GOODS?
YES: For our 'Delivery Only' Auctions - John Pye Auctions lots under a two person lift size will now be delivered by our deliver partner DPD to winning bidders (no onsite/in-person collections).
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL CHARGES?
YES: All bids placed are subject to the addition of both Buyers Premium (+25%) PLUS the further addition of VAT (+20%) incurred ON TOP of all lots / invoice totals unless otherwise stated (examples below);
Lots with VAT: Y - £100 bid + BP (£125) PLUS VAT on BP & Bid Total = £150.00 invoice
Lots with VAT: N - £100 bid + BP (£125) PLUS VAT on BP Only = £130.00 invoice
HOW CAN I PAY FOR LOTS?
All auction lot payments must be made securely ONLINE by card or bank transfer. We will NOT be accepting cash or card payments on-site/in-person.
Both the Cash Offices and Coffee lounges will remain closed at this time.
VEHICLE REMOVALS,DEPOSITS, IDs
As required by the DVLA we need 2 x Forms of ID to release vehicles and transfer ownership and paperwork - 1 x Photo ID and a Utility Bill less than 3 months old.
For most vehicle auctions a £200 refundable deposit is required to secure bids. Deposits are not deducted from invoice totals but are refunded upon request or can be left on the account for future bidding. Strict payment & removal deadline by 4pm the day after a auction ends.