GW RAILWAYANA AUCTIONS LIVE ONLINE BIDDING
You don't have to attend our auction to bid on railway collectables for sale.
We use a safe & secure system called GWRA Live bid (which is powered by the-saleroom.com who are the Worldwide market leaders in this field)
It's free to register & create an account
the-saleroom.com account holders can login using there normal email and password
Note: you'll need to register for each auction date if you intend to place bids.
It is important to register in good time directly with "gwra live bid" and certainly long before the auction has started
How To Register and Bid With GWRA Live Bid (Click here for a step by step Explanation)
Open the Registration Page Register With GWRA Live Bid and create a new account by clicking on the top right of the page on 'Register'.
There are three stages for the registration process:
- Enter your full particulars
- Provide valid debit/credit card details No payments will be taken this is only used to confirm an address verification
- Provide your own secure password
- Once you have created an account you will need to connect to the auction
- You will receive and email confirming you have been accepted to bid, this process is automatic however if you do not receive and email confirmation within a few minutes then please contact us.
PLEASE NOTE: We will not have access to bidding approval once the auction has started
WHAT HAPPENS ON AUCTION DAY >>
Log into GWRA Live Bid.
You will be given an option of buttons to either 'View Auction' or 'Bid'.
Should you want to bid in the auction, select the 'Bid' button. No need be wary, at this stage that you are NOT actually placing a bid.
On either of these screens you can see the auction but you cannot bid unless you select the 'Bid' button.
If you want to bid you will need to enter your password when entering that part of the site.
THE BIDDING PROCESS
On the left of the screen under the image of the lot on offer is a large BID button, you will be shown which lot is currently being sold and the next increment.
Simply click the button to bid and the bidding will move along. Do not hesitate as the bidding is spontaneous and as quick as it is in the hall.
On the right of the screen is a live image of the auctioneer in action so you can actually see what is happening &, provided you have the sound switched on, you will also hear the proceedings.
There is also an option on the screen to scroll back through the lots to see what they realised.
PLEASE NOTE: that it is possible to set up an alarm for the items in which you are interested which will give warning & ring immediately prior to the lot being announced.
SUCCESSFUL BIDDING - INVOICING & PAYMENTS
We will email out invoices to successful bidders on the Sunday after the auction.
Payments can be made by Bank Transfer, Debit Cards and Cheques.