General Silent Auction terms and conditions:

  • The silent auction will open from 9am 19th November 2021

  • The silent auction will close at 9pm 17th December 2021

  • In order to bid in the auction, the bidder must be aged 18 or over

  • All bidders will remain anonymous with only the bid amount being made public.

  • All winning bidders will be contacted by email on Sunday 19th December 2021, please check your junk mail to ensure you don’t miss out. 

  • On being confirmed the highest bidder you will be expected to pay by the 31st December 2021 and collect the winning item/s by 6th January 2022 and any prizes not paid for by the 31st December 2021 will be offered to the next highest bidder. 

  • In cases where the highest bid is made by more than one party then...

    • If the bidding is still live, the first person to have submitted the higher bid will lead the bidding.

    • If the auction has closed then each party will be invited to submit a sealed bid, with the highest bidder winning.

  • Bidders should know that placing a bid is a formal offer, and once accepted, it is a contract to purchase the item.

  • All personal details of bidders will be erased when the auction closes

  • FOCS reserves the right to refuse or remove any bid in its absolute discretion.

  • Please note some auction lots will have lot specific terms and conditions, noted where possible on the relevant lot page.