HINTS --- DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM -
Dingwall Motor Auctions represents a very efficient
means of converting your used vehicle into cash. At each of our
weekly sales, cars and light commercial vehicles are offered for
sale to an audience of up to 350 people, ALL POTENTIAL BUYERS. If
you are selling your car at auction for the first time, it is worth
considering the following points:
Make every effort to present your car in the best possible way.
Ensure that it is cleaned and polished inside and out . Write
clearly on the entry form giving all the vehicle details.
- a misleading description may make the owner liable to prosecution
under the various Trading Standards Laws and you will be charged
commission in the event of a cancelled sale.
Include all relevant documentation i.e. the
DOCUMENT / V5
(with appropriate sections completed and signed),
Bring your Car or Van to the Auction hall as Early as possible on
the day of the sale or, preferably, the day before.
Our experienced staff and professional auctioneers will be pleased
to assist in providing a valuation and advise a suitable reserve
price to ensure the best chance of a sale.
Valuations will not be given over the telephone.
Vehicles over 9 years old or with no M.O.T. must be entered without
reserve and will be sold to the highest bidder. In exceptional
circumstances a vehicle may be accepted with a reserve price if a
valuation has previously been agreed with the auctioneer.
fee is charged each time your vehicle is entered in a sale. When it
is successfully sold a commission being a percentage of the sale
price (subject to a MINIMUM) as displayedby notices in the auction
offices will be deducted from the sale proceeds together with a
service charge. All our charges are plus VAT.
In the event a sale is
cancelled due to your misrepresentation of the description lost
sales charges will be payable by the seller.
vehicles will automatically be entered into the next sale unless
they are removed from our premises.
When your vehicle is sold, a remittance advice and cheque (a/c payee
only) will be posted, by
FIRST CLASS MAIL,
One Week after the Sale. Please ensure that your
are PRINTED clearly on the Entry Form to avoid DELAYS.
We are able to settle finance agreements provided that the net sale
proceeds are sufficient to clear the outstanding balance. A nominal
charge is made for this service. Please note that it is a criminal
offence to sell a vehicle without clearing outstanding finance and
we check all vehicles sold with a hire purchase information register
at the time of the sale. This register will disclose if any finance
house has an interest, if it is recorded with the police as stolen,
If it has been the subject of a total loss insurance claim or a had
a change of Registration number.
We are members of the
SOCIETY of MOTOR
and operate in accordance with their strict:
Code of Practice and
SMA Customer Charter.