Terms

Commission to vendors is normally 15% with a minimum charge of £3 per lot. Unsold lots are subject to a handling charge of £3 per lot. Commission rates are negotiable for high value items. Payment to vendors is made no earlier than 6 weeks after the sale. Our terms of business to buyers are outlined in our Notes For Guidance.

Postal Bidders
ALL BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 12 NOON UK TIME ON THE DAY OF THE AUCTION

Email bids:
Bids may be submitted by email to traffordbooks@gmail.com or by using the On-Line Bidding System on this website. If clients wish to bid for a number of lots but wish to limit their expenditure they should indicate the maximum they wish to spend by entering that amount in the 'Limit' facility.

Telephone Bids:
These can be made by telephoning 
0161 877 8818
0791 720 5051
07799 648 335

Written bids:
These may be submitted by post or by submitting your bids in person.

Confidentially:
All bids are accepted in confidence and will not be divulged to a third party.

Payment:
Successful bidders may pay by cash, cheque or by card payment. 

Please Note:
A buyer's premium of 15% will be added to your invoice. This charge includes VAT @ 20% except for books & periodicals which are zero rated.