How to buy

All of our auctions are accompanied by a fully illustrated online catalogue which is available around 10 days prior to the sale on For the majority of sales, customers are invited to preview the lots on the day prior to the sale.

If customers are unable to attend the sale, we offer live online bidding through whereby bids can be placed in real time. Alternatively, a commission bid can be left with the appropriate saleroom. To download the form, please click here

Commission bid - by email:

Buying items at auction

In order to buy at one of our auctions, customers are required to create an account with us. In order to create an account, customers are invited to complete a form with their contact information and provide one form of photo ID such as a passport or driving licence. Once registered, customers will be issued with a bidding number that can be used at either Saleroom. To download the form, please click here.

For a list of forthcoming auction dates, please click here.

Online bidding

All sales offer an online bidding facility through Every sale has a live video feed to our Saleroom so that bidders can view the auction in real time and bid as if in the room. Please note that there is an additional 3% charge (+VAT) for all transactions made through

In order to bid online, customers must create an account with


The buyer’s premium is charged at 17.5% (+ VAT) on the hammer price of any lots purchased.
If lots are purchased online through, then a further 3% (+VAT) administration charge is applicable.

Postage and Packing

We no longer pack and ship Lots ourselves.

All lots are available to be packed and shipped by Mailboxes.

Once you've won your Lot, it can be collected directly from us by the local agent, professionally packed and tracked delivery to your door.  Discounts are available for multiple Lots and delivery in the UK is within 7-14 working days. Terms and conditions apply to this service.

For further information please contact:

Mailboxes - Birmingham

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call: + 44 (0)121 6858300

Contact: David or Kevin, 27 Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2EW

In house logistics for local customers

We offer an in-house delivery service for customers located within a 25 mile radius of the salerooms, covering most areas of Staffordshire, Derbyshire and the West Midlands. For prices, please contact The Lichfield Auction Centre



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Forthcoming Sale Dates

24th - 26th April
The Lichfield Auction Centre

24th April: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sale days: Wednesday & Thursday Sales from 8.30am

30th April
The Lichfield Auction Centre

28th April: 9.30am - 12.00noon
Sale days: from 8.30am

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Valuation Dates

23rd April

Time: 2.00pm - 3.30pm

Sutton Coldfield

24th April

Time: 9.00am - 12.00 noon COINS & BANKNOTES

The Lichfield Auction Centre

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