Consign your collection

Sell on consignment with the leading auction house in Australia – dedicated professionals where results matter.   

How does it work?

Our seamless yet strict consignment framework provides you with the best of the two worlds, peace of mind and most promising results.

 

We show you below how our consignment process.

1. Do you have an item to auction?

Running eight auctions per year, Roxbury's Auction House is the best choice to auction that collection for the best result under the hammer.

2. Contact us for further information

Contact us via email or complete the consignment form. Alternatively you can visit our office for a complimentary assessment to guide you through the best option for your collection.

4. You consign your lots to auction

Once you are ready, please drop off or ship your consignment to our designated address for us to start the cataloguing process.

6. Auction day & sale of lot

Part of our auction planning includes a strategic marketing plan, printed catalogues, a unique lot page and a multi-platform bid feature. Once your consigned lot is sold, we will deposit the money after the designated timeframe within our terms and conditions.

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The basics

At Roxbury’s, our specialists understand the unique needs of each estate. Whether it’s a single item, a small collection or an entire estate, we put your needs first.

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Top reasons to consign with us

We focus on your needs

We understand challenges. We dedicate time to assess and educate you of the real value or uniqueness of your collection and can guide you through the best way to consign or sell your items. 

 

We can visit you in special circumstances. Contact us to find out when an expert is next in your location. We have the highest clientele retention in Australia.

Your items are in safe hands and facilities.

During the consignment period, all consignments are securely stored in our state-of-the-art storage facilities.

For those with consignments over AUD $25,000, receive a complimentary, dedicated safety deposit box from our commercial partner Imperial Vaults in Brisbane.

Expert key contact

We assign a dedicated specialist best suited to your collection, to process your items, ready for the catalogue. Our seasoned experts have unparalleled knowledge and attention to detail – far beyond what the average researcher may discover through their own research.

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Dedicated service

We are with you every step of the way. For consignments of rarity, we allocate additional time for our experts to go into the intricacies of its history when describing your collection for our catalogue. Professional photos are taken by our skilled in-house photography team.

Comprehensive marketing and auction strategies

Throughout our 35 years journey, we have successfully created a well-oiled machine when it comes to setting up our auctions for success.

 

Our strategic marketing team prepares custom plans every auction aligning reach and outcomes with key items for every category.

 

We produce and send emails and our printed catalogues to our loyal customers, set up events, viewings and a unique description for each lot, while managing multiple auction bidding platforms.

 

Our technologies and skill sets make us the best auction house you can choose.

This, and much more

When you partner with Roxbury’s, trust that you have joined forces with the leaders in the industry.

 

With access to the largest database, combined with the most innovative technology, Roxbury’s empowers consignors to connect with a global audience to realise the true market value of their collection.

Our consignment results speaks for itself

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110,000+

INDIVIDUAL LOTS SOLD

We have the biggest historical database of items sold over 35 years

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25,000+

REGISTERED BIDDERS

Connect with the largest auction audience in Australia

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91%

CLEARANCE RATE

Enjoy one of the highest clearance rates of any auction in Australia.

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150+

COMBINED YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

Experts, valuers, historians, marketing team. All in one Auction house.

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200,000+

ORDERS SUCCESSFULLY SHIPPED IN 2021

Insured from door to door, our logistic services are the best in the industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have helped thousands of clients with their questions regarding items, shipping and auctions. Here are a couple of our frequently asked questions.

Auctions

Our 101 guide will give you the ins and outs of bidding and winning in an auction. Please read our guide here.

Roxbury’s Auctions cover a worldwide audience with multiple marketing campaigns operating to put your valued pieces in front of the right buyer.

Our buyer premium is in line with the industry standard, at 22% including GST.

 Invoices will be issued within 24 hours of the final day of the auction.

Shipping

You can bring or send your items to our head office location in Hamilton or connect with one of our professionals by sending photos of your collection to provide you with a complimentary assessment before sending your items to us.

The consignee will cover the insurance and shipment of the items otherwise you can pick up from our Hamilton store in Brisbane.

You will receive an invoice once the auction is finished, once you complete the payment we will send you a shipping confirmation with the tracking number where you can track the shipment.

Authentication

We recommend you first do your research to check the item is of any value. If you wish to consign a big selection of items but are unsure of the value you can complete the consignment form and send us the parcel for us to review. If you are in Brisbane you can meet us and we can do a free assessment of your collection to give you an estimate

Consignments

Roxburys regularly and competitively buys items outright from the public or parties who are unable to wait until the next auction to receive their funds.

All items being auctioned are securely stored and insured at our corporate facility in Hamilton.  For consignments over A$25,000, your items you will receive a complimentary storage deposit box while under consignment. 

Queensland law requires all auction houses to operate a Trust Account for all auction services, unlike other states and territories. You can expect prompt and secure payment.

All funds received from the consignments will be paid to all consignors within 30 days of the auction being completed, in line with Trust Account law. 

Timeframes

All funds received from the consignments will be paid to all consignors within 30 days of the auction being completed, in line with Trust Account law.

You will receive an invoice once the auction is finished, once you complete the payment we will send you a shipping confirmation with the tracking number where you can track the shipment.

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We look forward to  seeing you at our next auction. Please contact us if you have any questions.