If your bid is successful you can pay in person by debit or credit card and cash, if you are not paying in person you may pay by debit card over the telephone or by bank transfer. Bamfords charge 17.5% Buyers' Premium plus VAT on the hammer price of each lot (21% plus VAT for Collectors' and Specialist sales, however this is reduced to 19.5% if payment is made within 5 working days of the sale commencing).
If you can't collect your items on the day of the sale, don't worry, we are happy to keep them for you until the end of the week. If you need to arrange transport please ask our removals desk for a competitive quote. Bamfords can offer postage on items of a small and non fragile nature, our minimum charge is £15 for Royal Mail Special Delivery service. Please be aware that we cannot offer postage of weapons, ceramics or paintings and pictures and we do not offer postage internationally. We can recommend our local Mailboxes for pack and send services on items we cannot offer to send.
For collections Bamfords are open Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm, we are open the third Saturday of the month for valuations and can, if requested, bring the item (s) to reception for collection.
All couriers should bring identification, proof of payment and buyers details
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL LOTS MUST BE PAID FOR AND COLLECTED BY 5PM ON THE FRIDAY FOLLOWING THE SALE - ANY LOTS WHICH REMAIN AT BAMFORDS AFTER THAT TIME ARE SUBJECT TO A £10 STORAGE CHARGE PER LOT PER DAY.