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Before you bid, please ensure you read our terms and conditions in full together with the information below.
Please remember that by clicking to bid on the internet or indicating a bid in the room, that these actions are a legal commitment to buy and when the hammer goes down you have purchased the goods at that price and in the condition they stand in. If you are unable to establish the condition or value of the goods to your satisfaction then please do not bid. Any goods purchased do not carry any warranty or guarantee, goods are sold as seen and the Sales of Goods Act 1979 nor the Consumer Rights Act 2015 does not apply to this sale. The buyer is responsible for the items at the fall of the hammer and should insure from this time. Refunds will not be issued.
We encourage all buyers to view Lots prior to bidding. Unless otherwise stated viewing is available 1 hour prior to the auction starting and between 1pm and 4.30pm on the day prior. Timed Auctions can be viewed during our standard opening hours for the durations of the auction.
Unless otherwise stated, all goods shall be deemed to be second hand, customer returns, failed delivery, overstocks or end of line. In some instances library images are used, please note these are for illustrative purposes only and should not be used as an indication of the item condition.
In addition to the Hammer price the following fees apply to this auction.
BUYERS PREMIUM: 20%
INTERNET SURCHARGE: 3%
VAT: All Lots and fees are subject to VAT at 20% (unless otherwise stated in the catalogue)
Buyers Premium: £20 (100*0.2)
Internet Surcharge: £3 (100*0.03)
VAT: £24.60 (100*0.2 + 20*0.2 + 3*0.2)
TOTAL YOU PAY: £147.60
We reserve the right to charge a deposit at registration.
Successful bidders have 24 hours from receipt of invoice to make payment in full. If that payment is not received within 24 hours of the auction closing a £20 administration fee will be added to the invoice and from then on for every further 24 hours that payment is not received. Any buyers who default on payment and collection of purchased items by the end of the payment period will be barred from all further i-bidder and in house auctions.
First Time Customers – Unfortunately due to fraud prevention we cannot accept credit or debit card payments by phone for first time buyers. Payments can be made by credit/debit card in person at our cash office, or by bank transfer for those who prefer not to visit our site. Cash below £7,500 is always acceptable.
Please use the bank details below when making payment via bank transfer. Once the transfer has been made, please send proof of payment to email@example.com along with the invoice number, auction number and your auction name.
We accept Credit or Debit card payments in person or over phone (not applicable for first time customers). For credit card payments an additional 3% charge is made and for debit cards a 40p charge per transaction. To pay by card call 0333 005 7030 or visit us in person. We do not accept PayPal.
We accept cash payments up to £7.500.00. To make cash payments please visit us at our Stoke Auction Centre.
DELIVERY & COLLECTIONS
Buyers have 3 days from receipt of invoice to either have collected or arranged delivery of the lots. Any lots left after this time may be subject to storage charges of £10 per lot per day / part day. We reserve the right to resell any goods that have been paid for but not collected within 5 working days and deduct reselling costs, storage fees, commissions etc.
Collection in person can be made by visiting our Auction Centre at Bid2Buy.com, Fraylings Business Park, Davenport Street, Longport, Stoke, ST6 4LN.
Please visit the Cash Office before attempting to collect your items from Dispatch.
Our team are happy to arrange for delivery of any items that you have purchased. To obtain a quote and arrange delivery please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0333 005 7030.
Please note that you are responsible for each lot from the fall of the hammer and should therefore take appropriate insurance cover from this time. The Delivery service that we use is a standard service only, should you have any concerns we advice that you use your own courier or collect in person.
Phone: 0333 005 7030
We are open Mon-Fri 9.00am – 4.30pm and Saturdays 9.00am – 4.30pm
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Bid2Buy, Fraylings Business Park, Davenport Street, Longport, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 4LN
AUCTIONEERS TERMS AND CONDITIONS
STANDARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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The following terms and conditions, together with such other terms, conditions and notices that may be included in any relevant Catalogue or separate notice to Buyers, set out the terms on which we offer lots for sale and which apply to sellers, bidders and buyers.
Remember that from time to time we may make changes to our services and systems, if this happens we’ll update these terms and conditions so do make sure to check them regularly.
BID2BUY & BID2BUY.COM are trading names of Mackenzie Isaac Auctions Ltd; Registered Office: Fraylings Business Park, Davenport Street, Longport, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 4LN. Registered in England & Wales 07915281. VAT Number 203 0842 57.
In these Terms and Conditions of Sale, the following words will have the following meanings:
a) “The Agents” means Bid2Buy (“Bid2Buy”) or any Employee thereof at the time of Sale.
b) “The Auctioneers” means the person conducting the auction, Bid2Buy or any Employee thereof at the time of Sale.
c) “The Buyer” shall have the meaning ascribed to it in condition 4 below and Buyers shall be deemed to be principals (for the purpose of these conditions) unless to the knowledge of the Agents and Auctioneers they are acting as agents on behalf of a named principal.
d) “The Vendor” means the person owning or having the right to sell the lot.
e) “The hammer” refers to the highest bid accepted by the Auctioneers excluding any additional fees such as Buyers Premium or VAT that may be included.
a) All goods sold at Bid2Buy are ‘sold as seen’. We highly recommend viewing prior to bidding and Buyers are given an opportunity at the viewing period to examine lots to be sold.
All descriptions and / or images are be used as a guide only.
By placing a bid on a lot, bidders are deemed to have inspected the goods prior to bidding and satisfied themselves as to the condition of those goods.
Bidding is a commitment to buy.
b) The Agents/Auctioneers act only as agents for the Vendor (unless otherwise directly declared). Vendors are not paid until payment is received from the Buyer. The Agents/Auctioneers are not necessarily in a position to know the history or assess the quality of lots sold on behalf of Vendors. Furthermore, lots sold are likely to have been subject to wear and tear caused by use or the effects of age and may therefore have faults and imperfections. Buyers are given an opportunity at the viewing period to examine lots to be sold and will be assumed to have done so. Buyers are deemed to have satisfied themselves as to the condition of any lots before bidding and lots are therefore sold with no guarantee or warranty being given or implied.
c) The Interpretation Act 1978 applies to the terms and expressions used in these Terms and Conditions of Sale as if contained in statute and these Terms and Conditions of Sale shall be governed by the law of England and Wales and subject to the jurisdiction of England and Wales.
d) The Buyer acknowledges that the goods are sold as seen and that a sale by action IS NOT a consumer sale for the purpose of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 (as amended by the Sale and Supply of Goods Act 1994 and as replaced by the Consumer Rights Act 2015.) Any goods purchased do not carry any warranty or guarantee and the Buyer shall not seek to rely upon any conditions or warranties implied thereby or by any other legislation.
e) Unless otherwise stated all goods shall be deemed to be second hand, customer returns, failed delivery, overstocks or end of line.
2. CATALOGUE & PRODUCTS
The Agents/Auctioneers undertake that care has been taken to see that the catalogue descriptions and advertisements are accurate and reliable, but these are necessarily statements of opinion and must not be relied upon as statements of fact. Neither the Vendor nor the Agents/Auctioneers are responsible for errors of description, the genuineness, attributes or authenticity of any lot.
Bidders and Buyers shall be deemed to have accepted that warranties or guarantees appearing in the catalogue have been specifically authorised by the Vendors and the Agents/Auctioneers disclaim all personal liability arising there from.
a) Lots are sold with all faults and defects and with all errors of description and neither Vendor nor the Agents/Auctioneers are responsible for any defects whatsoever. All implied conditions relating to description, fitness and quality are accordingly excluded;
b) Subject to c) below, the Vendor and the Agents/Auctioneers do not make or give, nor has any person in the employment of the Agents/Auctioneers any authority to make or give, any express representation or warranty with regard to any lot except that the Vendor has the right to sell it.
c) Where a lot bears a specific catalogue description indicating quality (for example “good condition”) this description shall be taken to be made on the authority of the Vendor alone and in case of dispute about such express description the Buyer agrees to follow the procedure specified in condition 17 below and to be bound by the result thereof.
d) The Vendor indemnifies the Agents/Auctioneers that he has the right to sell any lot offered for sale by the Agents/Auctioneers on behalf of the Vendor.
e) It is hereby expressly agreed that the Vendors and Agents/Auctioneers shall have no personal liability hereunder or under any document executed pursuant hereto.
3. CONDUCT OF SALES
The Auctioneers have the right to:
- Refuse any bid.
- Advance the bidding at their discretion and at such minimum increment as they in their absolute discretion direct.
- Decide whether there has been a dispute as to the bidding and, if so, immediately re-offer the lot in question.
- Divide, combine, and withdraw any lots.
- Exclude any person from the Auction process.
4. BUYING FROM US
a) New Buyers – When buying from us for the first time payment must be made either in person or via bank transfer.
b) All offers and bids made shall be treated as offers made upon these Terms and Conditions of Sale, and all persons present at the Auction and offerors acknowledge that their attention has been drawn to these Terms and Conditions of Sale and they are bound by them. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, the highest bidder/offer or shall be the Buyer, subject to the approval of the bid by the vendor.
c) All persons present at an auction sale and or taking part in an on-line auction agree to refrain from conduct which may cause a nuisance to others present.
d) The Buyer shall not become the owner of any lot and the Agents/Auctioneers shall not have any lien thereon, until the lot has been paid for in full, but nevertheless each lot is at the sole risk of the Buyer from the fall of the hammer or upon receiving notification of successful bids and the Buyer shall be responsible for providing appropriate insurance cover from this time.
Until the Buyer makes payment in full:-
- Title to any Lot bought shall not pass to the Buyer.
- The lot shall be at the Buyer’s risk.
- The Auctioneer shall have a lien over any Lot bought by the Buyer in the Auction.
- If the Buyer effects or purports to effect a resale of any other disposition of all or part of the Lot, the Purchase shall hold proceeds of resale or other disposition on trust for the Auctioneer and the Seller.
i) Upon the Auctioneer declaring any lot sold, the Buyer shall immediately:
a) Supply a Banker’s reference unless prior arrangements have been made.
b) Subject to vendor approval being obtained pay the full purchase price and the
c) Successful bidders have 24 hours from the end of an auction to make payment in full. If that payment is not received within 24 hours of the auction closing a £20 administration fee will be added to the invoice and from then on for every further 24 hours that payment is not received.
d) Pay the Buyer’s Premium, if any, plus any chargeable VAT, unless prior approval has been obtained from the Auctioneer to pay upon the fall of the hammer a deposit of 10% of the purchase price and the Auctioneers’ premium. Buyer’s Premium is charged at the rate specified (at 20% unless otherwise specified in the notice to bidders and conditions of auction) plus VAT.
e) A handling charge of £3.00 per lot will apply to any lot held on, requiring or containing a pallet.
f) Where a deposit has been approved by the Auctioneer, the balance must be paid in full by 4pm the following day.
e) Should payment not be received within the timescales specified in the terms then the Auctioneers reserve the right re-list the lots for sale.
ii) The Auctioneer may at any time in his sole discretion grant the Buyer an extension of time for complying with a) to e) above, in which case the Buyer shall pay to the Auctioneer in full before moving or removing the Lot interest on any unpaid sums at a rate of 4 per cent above Barclays Bank plc base rate in force from time to time.
iii) All payments are to be made in Sterling unless otherwise specified in the Auction Sale Catalogue.
iv) We accept the following payment methods:-
- Cash up to an amount of £7,500.00.
- Credit or debit card payments is also available although is subject to a charge of 3% (Credit Card) and 40p (Debit Card) on the total amount debited to the card.
v) In relation to goods sold that will be exported, a VAT deposit equal to the amount of applicable VAT payable will be taken and held by Bid2Buy until satisfactory proof of export is received.
vi) If the Buyer fails to pay for or remove any lots purchased by him, or in any way fails to comply with these Terms and Conditions of Sale, the Agents/Auctioneers shall have the right to:
a) Sell the lots by Public Auction or otherwise without notice to the Buyer, and if any loss arises from such a resale after deducting the Agents/Auctioneers’ full costs and expenses, the Buyer shall be responsible to the Agents/Auctioneers for that loss.
b) Where deposit is paid, to forfeit that deposit.
c) To charge interest on any unpaid balance at the rate of 4% above the base rate charged by Barclays Bank plc from time to time.
d) To charge for storage arising after the time for removal at the current rate and to release the lots in question to the Buyer only after payment in full of all storage and removal expenses incurred (as well as the full purchase price).
Title will not pass to the Buyer until the Auctioneer as agent for the vendor has received payment in full.
6. COLLECTION & DELIVERY
Customers have 3 days from the end of the auction to either have collected or arranged delivery of the lots. Any lots left after this time may be subject to storage charges of £10 per lot per day / part day. We reserve the right to resell any goods that have been paid for but not collected within 5 working days and deduct all fees including but not limited to reselling costs, storage fees, commissions.
The Buyer is responsible for removing all goods purchased within the timeframe specified in the terms and undertakes to do so safely and lawfully in accordance with local Health and Safety legislation and regulations and having due regard for safe systems of work where the goods are to be removed from any site owned, occupied or operated by the Agents/Auctioneers.
Removal is to be completed within one week after the date of purchase, and only once payment has been received, unless a different time is specified in the Auction / Sale catalogue.
The Buyer is responsible to ensure any and all contractors, sub-contractors or employees are qualified and competent in the removal of any purchased items and will operate with due regard to risks inherent in the removal of any equipment. The Buyer will be responsible for undertaking any assessment of risk, deemed appropriate in connection with the removal of any purchased goods and ensure that the suitable method statements are prepared addressing such risk. Moreover, such consideration will be required from any contractors or sub-contractors employed in the removal of any purchased goods.
Where lots and sale items are of a fixed nature, the Buyer is responsible for detaching such lot and undertakes to do so safely and lawfully in accordance with local Health and Safety legislation and regulations, where necessary. The Buyer will provide a method statement for removal, to the Agents/Auctioneers prior to removing any such fixtures.
The Buyer undertakes to indemnify the Agents/Auctioneers and, where appropriate, the Vendor, against any cost, damage, legal or other expenses in respect of any claim arising from the detachment of the lot or its removal. If the Agents/Auctioneers so require, the Buyer agrees to pay to the Agents/Auctioneers a sum to cover the likely damage caused by such removal in the amount so estimated by the Agents/Auctioneers.
7. AGENCY AND COMMISSIONS
The Agents/Auctioneers execute commissions received in writing up to one hour before the sale, on condition that the relevant lots have been viewed by the bidder. No responsibility is accepted relating to commissions given to staff other than the Agents/Auctioneers nominated individual.
8. SAFETY OF PLANT, MACHINERY AND VEHICLES
Buyers are reminded that under current Health & Safety legislation affecting the sale and safe use of machinery, the Agents / Auctioneers will so far as is reasonably practical check that all lots sold comply with the provisions and duties of the Section 6 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and within the meaning of Section 53 of the Act. Accordingly the Buyer undertakes not to use any lot purchased until satisfied that it complies with the relevant local Legislation and Regulations relating to such machines and implements and to indemnify the Agents/Auctioneers against any failure to observe this undertaking;
In the case of the sale of vehicles, no vehicle is warranted or held out to be roadworthy and no lot is warranted or held out to be merchantable or safe for use or complying with statutory requirements for use, display or movement. The Agents/Auctioneers have no authority to make representations and all vehicles are sold as scrap.
All goods sold are sold as used and are not supplied as new unless the catalogue description clearly states the contrary.
9. AGENTS/AUCTIONEERS RIGHTS REF DAMAGE
In the case of a Buyer causing damage not covered, the Agents/Auctioneers shall be entitled to exercise a lien in respect of any and all lots purchased by the Buyer until such damage or loss has been paid for in full, whether or not the lots or any of them have been paid for in full, such loss and damage to be assessed by the Agents/Auctioneers whose decision shall be final. The Agents/Auctioneers’ assessed sum shall be paid by the Buyer upon receipt of invoice and payment shall be made forthwith, time being of the essence.
10. VENDORS RIGHTS
Lots offered for sale are subject to the following:
a) Any reserve price placed by the Vendor. Reserves must be reasonable and Bid2Buy may decline to offer goods which in Bid2Buy opinion would be subject to an unreasonably high reserve (in which case those goods carry the storage and insurance charges stipulated in the terms of consignment).
b) The right of the Auctioneers to bid on behalf of the Vendor.
c) When a reserve price has been placed (but in no other case) for the Vendor to bid personally or through any agent.
d) Once set the reserve cannot be changed without Bid2Buy consent.
e) VAT at the applicable local rate if appropriate.
11. INSOLVENCY AND DEATH
Where the Agents/Auctioneers conduct a sale on behalf of a Vendor who is an Administrative Receiver, an Administrator or a Liquidator of a limited company or Trustee in Bankruptcy of an individual:
The Vendors shall only act as an agent on behalf of the company or bankrupt (as the case may be) and shall be under no personal liability whatsoever in respect of the contract for sale of any lots;
The Vendor, and the Agents/Auctioneers on his behalf, sell whatever right, title or interest the company or the bankrupt may have in the lot;
In the event of any third party proving to have a superior title to right to custody or possession of any lot the Vendor may rescind the contract of sale and upon return of any deposit and/or purchase price to the Buyer, neither the Vendor nor the Agents/Auctioneers shall be under any further liability to the Buyer;
If before title to any lot has passed to the Buyer, the Buyer, being an individual, dies or enters into a composition or arrangement for the benefit of his creditors or has a Bankruptcy Order made against him, or being a body corporate, has a Receiver or a Receiver and Manager appointed or goes into administration, liquidation or enters into an arrangement for the benefit of its creditors, then in all such cases the contract for sale for such lot may be, at the Agents/Auctioneers’ discretion, rescinded without notice to the said Buyer. Upon rescission, any deposit paid by the Buyer shall be forfeited and the Agents/Auctioneers shall be entitled to exercise the rights set out in these conditions of sale on the basis of default by the Buyer.
12. THIRD PARTY LIABILITY
The Agents/Auctioneers will not be responsible for any injury, damage, or loss, howsoever caused to or sustained by any person on the Agents/Auctioneers’ premises or any site where an auction is held unless the same shall be caused by the direct negligence of the Agents/Auctioneers, including the period(s) during which viewing and subsequent removal takes place.
13. HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK ACT 1974
Section 6 (8) of the Act – In certain instances it may be necessary for the Buyer to give a written undertaking pursuant to Section 6 (8) of the Health and Safety At Work Act 1974 (HSWA).
Asbestos / Hazardous Substances
It is expressly brought to the Buyer’s attention that certain types of plant or main service installations could contain asbestos, dangerous chemicals, etc. which if not handled correctly during their removal from the site could be in breach of the HSWA, the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002, the Asbestos (Licensing) Regulations 1983 as amended and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1988 (COSHH) or any other current legislation covering the use of such substances in a working environment.
All Buyers must comply with all current legislation and regulation, including the Water Industry Act 1991 in relation to the removal/disposal of waste/trade effluent including hazardous waste and may be required to satisfy Bid2Buy in relation to their disposal/removal procedures. Where waste materials are removed all work must be undertaken by an approved and licensed contractor.
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When you register in person or on our website all information will be securely stored. We will use the information you provide to us:
- To administer your account and we may disclose your details to our third party service providers for the purposes of processing your order.
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We may pass information to other carefully selected third parties who may use it to tell you about other goods and services which they think you may be interested in. We never disclose your payment details to these third parties. We may pass on non-personal aggregated information about sales and website usage to reputable organisations for research or analysis purposes.
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- To provide site usage information, which together with purchase information, will further help us improve and develop our products and services that we offer
a) Competitions are open to UK residents, aged 18 years or over.
b) No purchase is necessary.
c) Employees of Mackenzie Isaac Auctions Ltd and their families are excluded. The winners will be drawn at random from the valid entries received by us.
d) Entry is strictly limited to one entry per person.
e) The winners will be notified by email within 28 days after the competition has closed. The notification will include details on how the prize can be claimed.
f) The winners of the prize draw will receive the prize stated.
g) There is no cash alternative to the stated prizes.
h) These prizes must be won.
i) The judge's decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
j) The promoter is Bid2Buy, Mackenzie Isaac Auctions Ltd, Fraylings Business Park, Longport, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST6 4LN.
k) Bid2Buy reserve the right to feature photographs, names and locations of prize winners in future promotions.