If you are interested in selling whisky online, we are always ready to accept entries for our next whisky auction. The deadline for our next available auction is Monday 20th January 2020. We provide free expert whisky valuations and complimentary bottle collections across the UK.
If you have a bottle of whisky that you would like to sell or have valued, please follow the directions below or contact us directly on firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01738 245 576.
GETTING STARTED SELLING WHISKY
These simple steps will allow you to register and sell whisky online in our live whisky auctions!
Firstly, you will need to register on our site here. It costs £5 (ex VAT), but it’s worth it! We have the market authority and reach to advertise your bottles to our loyal audience of serious enthusiasts and connoisseurs.
We provide support throughout the entire process so if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
OPTIONAL WHISKY VALUATION
If you would like our expert team to prepare a FREE indicative whisky valuation for your bottle(s), please contact us today
DELIVER YOUR BOTTLES
We require that all items are brought or sent directly to Whisky Auctioneer at:
West Building, Ruthvenfield Grove
Inveralmond Industrial Estate
Please include a list of bottles within parcels and note your name, address, email and any reserves you would like.
Use one of the three options below to get your bottles to us:
Courier Collection – UK and EU
We can easily organise a courier to collect your bottles from you. Please ensure that bottle(s) are carefully packaged with plenty of internal packaging/bubble wrap in a strong cardboard box. Whisky Auctioneer are an environmentally conscious company, if possible, we would love if you could consider reusing/recycling internal packaging and boxes - we would be very grateful!
Personal Collection - UK
We are frequently travelling the UK offering complimentary collections. Find out more about this service and our upcoming dates here.
Our office is open Monday to Saturday 10:00 – 17:00
Once the items are received, we will confirm the quality and condition of the items and if acceptable they can then be listed in the next auction. We will also confirm any reserve price you would like applied to your lots.
You will be notified by email once the auction goes live. During the live auction, you can monitor the progress of your lots in My Account.
Please note that we can only accept reserves of £150 and above.
If your item is successfully sold, payment is made to the seller within 21 business days. Please see our terms and conditions for more information regarding payment to the seller.
If you place a reserve on a lot and it does not sell we can either list it in a subsequent auction (subject to fees) or arrange for delivery back to yourself (subject to delivery charge).
Please Note: Due to Minimum Unit Pricing legislation in Scotland, we have introduced a starting bid of £15 per lot.
Our Selling Fees
Selling Commission – 5%
Listing Fee - £3 per item (Please note this will change to £5.00 ex VAT per item from January 20th 2020)
Reserve Fees* – £4 (Please note this will change to £7.50 ex VAT per item from January 20th 2020)
Please note VAT is charged to commission, listing and reserve fees. VAT is not applicable to the hammer price of the whisky.
*Minimum Reserve Price is £150.
**Maximum reserve price within the first six months for new releases is equal to the recommended retail price (RRP) + 10%
Packaging material provided on request by the seller - £5 plus shipping.
Courier Fees – this varies depending on your location and weight of the items.
Payments made internationally require the seller to accept all international transfer fees.
OUR UPCOMING AUCTIONS
Friday 24th January to Monday 3rd February deadline is Monday 20th January
Friday 21st February to Monday 2nd March deadline is Monday 10th February
Friday 27th March to Monday 6th April deadline is Monday 16th March
Friday 24th April to Monday 4th May deadline is Monday 13th April
Friday 22nd May to Monday 1st June deadline is Monday 11th May
Friday 26th June to Monday 6th July deadline is Monday 15th June
Friday 24th July to Monday 3rd August deadline is Monday 13th July
Friday 28th August to Monday 7th September deadline is Monday 17th August
Friday 25th September to Monday 5th October deadline is Monday 14th September
Friday 23rd October to Monday 2nd November deadline is Monday 12th October
Friday 20th November to Monday 30th November deadline is Monday 9th November
Friday 18th December to Monday 4th January deadline is Monday 14th December