Update | Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Last Updated – Wednesday 14 July


We are pleased to announce that all of our offices are now open and we are operating a full auction calendar. 
 

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Please see below for the latest updates on our services. 


COLLECTIONS

We continue to operate a contact-free collection service by appointment, for more information please click here.

  • Please ensure you have paid before arranging to collect.
  • You must book your appointment at least 24 hours in advance to enable us to make sure your items are ready when you arrive.
  • If you are collecting larger items of furniture, please ensure there are two of you to carry the items to your vehicle, as we are unable to assist due to current government guidelines. 

Sworders offer a delivery service based on the item(s) purchased. Learn more.

You can collect in person or instruct your own courier, a recommended list of couriers is available.

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AUCTION VIEWINGS

Viewing is available for all of our Specialist Auctions by appointment. For dates and times, please refer to the relevant auction in our Auction Calendar.

We have also enhanced our cataloguing, photography and condition reporting process to make viewing from home almost as good as if you were viewing in person.

 

BIDDING AT AUCTION

There are many ways to bid in our auctions. However, due to the unpredictability of current restrictions, we are unfortunately unable to offer 'in the room' bidding on sale days. We will be reviewing this ahead of our Autumn season and hope to see you all back through our doors as soon as possible.

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VALUATIONS

Our doors are open for valuations at our Stansted Auction Rooms, Hertford Office and London Gallery. Simply book an appointment for your chosen location to help us manage capacity and keep you safe.

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We understand that for many of you, the idea of stepping out into the world is still a daunting prospect, and if you would prefer not to visit us, our team of specialists are on hand to offer free auction estimates and sales advice via phone or email. Please complete our online valuation form or send images to auction@sworder.co.uk  

For further details on all of our Valuation Services, including Valuation Days, Insurance, Probate and House Visits please click here.


STAYING SAFE

Our priority is to protect our customers and employees.

  • Our valuers and porters will wear a mask during your appointment.
  • Free masks and hand sanitiser will be available for all customers.
  • We ask that you do not visit us if you have symptoms of Covid-19 or are otherwise isolating.


We continue to review our practices in order to provide the best service to our clients whilst keeping you safe. Please check back here regularly for updates. 

Have a question? Please contact auctions@sworder.co.uk 

 

 


 


 

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