CURRENT AUCTION ends Monday 7 December. Click here for COVID-19 Info Page.


Arrange a free courier collection

NOTICE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS - COVID-19Please see our information page regarding up-to-date information on our ways of working to ensure the safety of our staff and customers. Upon applying advice by the UK and Scottish Governments, our offices are temporarily closed until further notice. 

Before sending any bottles, please email our Customer Service Team and they will be happy to discuss options while the office is closed. 



If you are interested in selling online with Rum Auctioneer, we require that all items are brought or sent directly to Rum Auctioneer at: 


Rum Auctioneer

West Building

Ruthvenfield Grove

Inveralmond Industrial Estate


United Kingdom



Please ensure that bottle(s) are carefully packaged with plenty of internal packaging/bubble wrap in a strong cardboard box.  Rum Auctioneer are an environmentally conscious company, so please reuse/recycle internal packaging and boxes - we would be very grateful.



If you are interested, our Customer Service team can arrange a free courier collection of your bottles if you are unable to drop them off or take advantage of our Rum Auctioneer collection service in the UK. We have a strong relationship with our recommended courier, DHL, who provide a reputable and efficient service with our deliveries.  

This service is currently free within the UK and the whole of the E.U.  

Please be aware that DHL, or Rum Auctioneer,  cannot insure your package. All liability will remain with the seller for a courier collection. Please ensure that bottle(s) are carefully packaged with plenty of recyclable internal packaging/bubble wrap in a strong cardboard box.  

Please note that a minimum bottle number/value will  apply and that all collections must  take place Monday - Friday.  




How do I sell my rum?

To sell your rum you will firstly need to register on our website and then either deliver or post your bottle(s) to Rum Auctioneer; we do the rest! All the information you need to sell your rum can be found in our Step-by-Step Guide to Selling Rum at Auction.

How much is my rum worth?

The value of a bottle of rum is constantly fluctuating according to supply and demand. Rum Auctioneer can provide a valuation according to the latest market trends. If you would like a free, no-obligation valuation, please visit our Free Auction Estimate page.

What fees are involved for selling rum?

There is a £3 listing fee per bottle (not per lot). Once a bottle is sold, sellers pay a 5% commission on the final sale price.

If you wish to place a reserve on an item there is a fee of £4.00 per lot.

Please note VAT is charged to commission, listing and reserve fees.  VAT is not applicable to the hammer price of the whisky.

More information including additional fees, reserve price restrictions and payment terms can be found here.

What are your opening times?

We are open between the following hours:

  • Monday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Please note items can only be collected after 10.00am due to licensing laws.

If you would like to drop off or pick up bottles at our office in Perth, you must pre-book a time slot as we operate an appointment only system.

Contact Us

Rum Auctioneer,
West Building
Ruthvenfield Grove
Inveralmond Industrial Estate
United Kingdom

Tel: 01738 245576