Viewing at Thimbleby & Shorland Plant Yard
Great Knollys Street,
Reading RG1 7HU
VIEWING will be from 9.30 am – 4pm on Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd August and from 8am – 12 noon on Thursday 23rd August . Wifi is available for those wanting to bid from site.
BIDDING will start from 8am on Wednesday 22nd August and close from 12 noon on Thursday 23rd August 2018. The closing time of each batch of 12 lots will be staggered by 1 minute. If a bid is made on any lot during the final five minutes the bidding time of that lot will automatically be extended for a further ten minutes.
A £500 deposit will be taken from all bidders on registering for this auction at www.bid.tsauction.co.uk
The deposit can be taken from a debit or credit card
Please note that we will not accept a credit card to settle the balance of an invoice.
Deposits from unsuccessful bidders will be refunded in full the day following the auction.
(The auctioneers will not be held responsible for any deficit in deposit refunds as a result of exchange rate fluctuations.)
Deposits will be retained by the auctioneer should any purchaser default on payment.
Signups for this auction are provisional and subject to the approval of the auctioneer who will notify bidders by email.
There will be a buyers’ premium of 11% plus VAT added to the hammer price of all lots.
All lots will be subject to the addition of VAT at the standard rate.
Descriptions: All lots have been described to the best of our ability from information supplied. No liability whatsoever is undertaken in respect of faults, deficiencies and errors of description either oral or printed. There are some new & unused tools and also some lots that will be only suitable for spares. ALL LOTS ARE SOLD AS SEEN WITHOUT WARRANTY and are available for inspection prior to sale.
Prospective purchasers should be aware that there are no EU certificates of conformity available.
Any lifting equipment is sold on the understanding that it does not have any current LOLER certificates or similar and purchasers are responsible to test prior to use.
All lots are sold on the understanding that they are for spares or repair only without any warranty. We strongly recommend that you view before bidding.
Invoices will be sent to successful purchasers by email on Thursday 23rd August 2018. No sale is confirmed until an invoice has been issued.
Please note that all lots remain at the risk of the buyer from the fall of the hammer and it is strongly advised to effect insurance immediately.
All lots should be paid for immediately and removed from site as soon as possible after the auction, but in any event no later than 4pm on Thursday 30th August 2018. NO EXCEPTIONS. We are not open for collection at weekends.
Please note that we will be closed on Monday 27th August.
Methods of payment are: Cash (see notes below), bank transfer, debit card.
We do not accept credit cards.
Payment: Our bank details are – National Westminster Bank, sort code 60:17:21, account number 95544070. IBAN no GB 66 NWBK 60172195544070, BIC code NWBKGB 2L
Payment in Cash: In order to comply with money laundering regulations we will not accept payments in cash exceeding £9,000. Cash payments in excess of £4,000 must be accompanied by valid proof of identity ie passport/driving licence, supported by 2 utility bills, bank statement or equivalent. Cash payments via your bank will no longer be permitted.
The Auctioneers will only accept payment from and permit removal of goods purchased by the successful purchased or their duly appointed agent. No lots will be transferred to third party invoices after the auction.
For the avoidance of doubt please note that this auction will be conducted in British pounds.
EU CONFORMITY – Purchasers must satisfy themselves as to the suitability of equipment for export markets and the auctioneers accept no liability in any respect whatsoever. Certificates of Conformity are not supplied with equipment but in most cases will be available from the manufacturer.
They should ensure that the country of destination has no import or currency restrictions on the goods they wish to purchase. Our normal terms of business otherwise apply and payment is due in full on the day of sale.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL EXPORT BUYERS
(APPLICABLE TO BOTH EC AND NON-EC CUSTOMERS ALIKE)
VAT WILL BE CHARGED IN FULL
This will only be refunded on receipt of valid proof of exportation (bill of lading) in compliance with H. M. Customs and Excise Notice 703 paragraph 3.5. To be valid the goods must be exported within three months of the date of sale and valid proof thereof must be provided within the same time limit
For full conditions of sale please visit www.tsauction.co.uk
+44 (0) 7802 462050