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Charges

Registration

We do charge £5 (ex VAT) to register on our site.  This allows you to participate in our auctions, bid on lots and view the status of lots via our Dashboard.  This is non-refundable.

Buyers Auction Fees

Buyer: 10% Commission

Non EEA Credit Card Surcharge - 3% / Credit Card payments from countries outside of the European Economic Area will be subject to a 3% surcharge

Optional: Loss & Breakage Assurance (formerly Risk Free Shipping) charged at 3% of the total hammer price and commission of all lots on an order.

Conditional: Late Payment Charge of 3% of the entire order charged if payment is not made within 3 days (72 hours) of the end of an auction.

Conditional: 25% tariff charge for shipping single malt Scotch and Northern Irish whisky to the US. More information on shipping to the US can be found here.

More information found here: Buying Whisky

Sellers Auction Fees

Seller: 5% Commission

Listing Charges:

  • Listing Fee - £5 per item or bottle (not per lot)
  • Optional Reserve Fee* - £7.50
  • *Whisky Auctioneer's minimum permitted reserve price per lot is £150.
  • **Whisky Auctioneer can only accept a reserve price at a maximum of 110% of its retail value on products within the first 6 months since their release.
  • Please note VAT is charged to commission, listing and reserve fees.  VAT is not applicable to the hammer price of the whisky.

Additional Charges

  • International Bank Transfers require the seller to accept all costs

More information found here: Selling Whisky

Please note VAT is applicable to all fees and surcharges.

Contact Us

UK Address:
Whisky Auctioneer Ltd,
West Building, Ruthvenfield Grove,
Inveralmond Industrial Estate,
Perth, United Kingdom, PH1 3FN

German Address:
Zechenring 6B, 41836, Ratheim,
Germany

Tel: +44 (0)1738 245576

Email: info@whiskyauctioneer.com

Opening Times: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm