How to sell at a Stephan Welz Auction

This guide will explain how to get started and how to sell on our live and online auctions.

How to sell at one of our live or catalogue auctions

Free valuations

We offer free valuations on any item to be auctioned. Our valuations are based upon current market prices for similar items, the condition of the item, its rarity and the current demand for such an item. Catalogue estimates may be altered and are subject to revision.

Reserves

Stephan Welz & Co. affords our clients the option to place a reserve on any item to be auctioned. Our specialists will provide any seller with a low estimate of their item. The seller is then able to put their own reserve on the item, as long as the reserve amount is not higher or 20% lower than the estimate given. This service is free of charge.

How to sell online

Registration

As a leading auction house in South Africa, we offer our clients to sell lots online. To register for this service, click HERE and enter your email address and password.

You will then need to log in and go to My Account to fill out your contact details such as phone number and address.

Only then you will be able to bid.

Valuations

We offer valuations on any item to be auctioned. Our valuations are based upon current market prices for similar items, the condition of the item, its rarity and the current demand for such an item. Catalogue estimates may be altered and are subject to revision. Click here to submit your item for a valuation.

Reserve

Stephan Welz & Co. affords our clients the option to place a reserve on any item to be auctioned. Our specialists will provide any seller with a low estimate of their item. The seller is then able to put their own reserve on the item, as long as the reserve amount is not higher or 20% lower than the estimate given. This service is free of charge.

Payment

The seller will receive payment from their successfully auctioned items 30 days after the auction. Stephan Welz & Co. Please make sure that your correct banking details are submitted.

Collection of unsold lots

All unsold lots must be collected within 30 days after the auction. Ownership of all uncollected items will be transferred to Stephan Welz & Co. after the 30-day period and will be sold to a willing buyer.