Conditions of Sale

Fine art auctions

Fine art auctions in Surrey and Sussex

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Experienced fine art auctioneers

If you are looking for a reliable valuer and auctioneer to value your antiques and fine art, then look no further than Mid Sussex Auctions Ltd. We offer expert probate valuation and house clearance services in the Surrey and Sussex regions. The antiques and general sales take place once a month. All sales are conducted at The Queens Jubilee Hall. There is a buyers premium of 15% + VAT and lotting fee. For dates of forthcoming auctions, take a look at our auction calendar. You can also browse our archives for previous sales data.

If you wish to buy or sell your antiques and fine art at Mid Sussex Auctions Ltd, read our conditions of sale. For any queries and additional information on our fine art auctions in Sussex, contact our knowledgeable fine art auctioneer today.

Conditions of Sale

  1. The highest bidder, subject to any reserve, will be the purchaser.
  2. In the event of any dispute, the auctioneers reserve the right to re-sell the lot or lots in question.
  3. A buyers’ premium of 15% + VAT is charges on the hammer price of all lots. In addition where an asterisk (*) appears before a lot in the catalogue vat is charged in full on the hammer price.
  4. No lots may be cleared until paid for in full; buyers of multiple lots must pay for them all before any lots can be cleared.
  5. No vehicle can be taken on the highway unless the purchaser has satisfied themselves as to the roadworthiness of the vehicle.
  6. Any person on the auctioneer's premises before, during or after the sale shall be there at their own risk and shall have no claim against the auctioneer in respect of any accident or injury that may occur.
  7. The auctioneer or anybody in his or her employment has no authority to give any representation or warranty in relation to any lot.
  8. The purchaser shall have no right against the auctioneer in respect of error, mid-description or defect of any lot.
  9. The auctioneer accepts no responsibly for any payment made to the vendor if it later transpires that the lot or lots were subject to a hire purchase agreement or other third party claims.
  10. In the event of any buyer failing to pay and clear lot (s) within a reasonable time the auctioneer may re-sell the lot (s) and any negative balance will be charged to the original buyer.
  11. By making a bid, attending at sale or preview the above potential purchaser acknowledges the above conditions.
  • Lot numbers from 1500 are subject to VAT on the hammer price as well as buyers premium.
  • All electrical items are sold as scrap.
  • All lots must be paid for and cleared by 5:00 pm on the day of sale.
  • All potential buyers must register their name and address prior to bidding - ID will be required.
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For antiques, collectors' items and fine art auctions and probate valuations in the Sussex and Surrey regions,

call our fine art auctioneers at Mid Sussex Auctions Ltd on 01444 819 100
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