Selling with us

Selling with Spotlight Auctions is EASY. We have expert knowledge in Popular Culture Memorabilia, and use online marketing through various platforms to reach a large client base in order to realise the best possible price for your items. 

Due to low overheads, we are also able to offer sellers commission rates much lower than our competitors.
If you have something that you would like to sell, please get in touch with us, either using our valuation form, via email at or by calling us on 01442 816555.

After our initial conversation we will ask you, if possible, to send us some photographs of what you would like to sell.

One of our specialists will then evaluate your items and give a rough idea of selling price based on the photos. 

If you decide you want to go ahead then you can post your items to us at our Berkhamsted address. If you are within a 15 mile radius of our office we can often collect your items FREE of charge.

Click on the link at the bottom of this page or email us at for a submission form.

We recommend taking photographs of the items before posting and of the packaging as well as obtaining insurance for valuable contents.

The seller is responsible for any postage charges and safe delivery of items to our offices. Spotlight Auctions are not liable for the non-arrival of  any items submitted for consignment

Alternatively you can book an appointment to drop them off at our offices in person by emailing us at


Selling Charges

A Standard submission charge of £3.00 will be charged to all individual lots. This fee is charged regardless of successful sale of the items.

In addition, should the auction lot be sold and paid for by the vendor as per our pricing policy the vendor will be charged a sellers commission of 16%+VAT of the total sale price (hammer) – which includes all the costs associated with entering items for auction.

All charges are plus VAT.

The seller gives Spotlight Auctions the permission to deduct all selling charges and commissions from successful sale payments made to the vendor by Spotlight Auctions.

Our charge for selling at auction is a flat 16% of the hammer price + VAT, This includes lotting, photographing, advertising, insurance, free reserves, no charges for unsold items (NB terms and conditions apply). This charge is deducted from the selling price.

A Bacs transfer for the proceeds of the sale less any applicable charges will be processed to the seller within 28 working days after the auction date provided that Spotlight Auctions has received full payment from the purchaser.

Complete our valuations form and submit an item for a free and confidential auction estimate.

Open Valuations Form