Buying at Auction Live Online

Buying at Surrey Auctions

Buying at auction can be an exhilarating experience, here at Surrey Auctions we try to make it as easy and painless as possible.

Our catalogues are listed as early as possible, ensuring buyers get plenty of time to check out the items and obtain condition reports if required.

By Telephone

If you wish to bid by telephone, please email at least 48 hrs before the auction. Or call us on 0800 1959 82

By Commission Bid (On our website)

You can create an online account here and login to place bids directly from our online auction catalogues.

Just place the maximum amount you are willing to bid and we will bid on your behalf.

Live Online Bidding

Surrey Auctions offer an online bidding service via or for bidders 

To bid online you will need to register for the auction at

Surrey Auctions or Easy Live Auction

Once registered you can watch the auction in real time, simply click the bid button to place a bid.

Successful Bids

If your bid is the highest you win the item, after the auction has ended you will get an email

containing your invoice. Then all you need to do is make payment and your item will be shipped

to you or you make an appointment to collect. 

Live bidding platforms attract additional costs as detailed below: – Free - 3.00% +VAT on the hammer price of all lots purchased or a flat fee of £3.00 is taken by Easy Live note: This fee will be taken regardless of whether you bid on or purchase lots.

Buyer's Premium

Buyers are charged a premium of 25% in addition to the hammer price. Subject to a minimum charge of £5 per lot.


All lots will be stored free of charge at the buyer's risk for 14 days, after which storage charges will be incurred.


Surrey Auctions offer in house shipping at competitive rates, although we do not ship large ceramics, glassware, frames with glass, or any large item.

Terms & Conditions

Click here to view Terms & Conditions of Business for buying at Surrey Auctions.