To be submitted by 17 October


Number to call for telephone bidding on 17 October (including country code):

If registered for VAT in the EU enter your registration e.g.GB XXX XXXX XX

Tel or Absentee
Enter T or A
Lot no. Name of owl Max bid
(GBP, ex VAT)
Covering bid*

*Covering Bid: A maximum bid (exclusive of VAT) to be executed by the Owls of Bath auctioneer only if we are unable to contact you by telephone, or should the connection be lost during bidding.

Proofs of ID (uploads)
Please upload photographic proof of ID – passport, driving licence, ID card, together with proof of address – utility bill, bank or credit card statement with your bidding form at least 24 hours before the auction. Or email the documents/scans to auction@minervasowls.org or post to Minerva’s Owls of Bath CIC, 22 Chaucer Road, Bath BA2 4QX. Tel. +44 (0)1225 340697

Collection / Delivery

If successful in my bid:

I will collect from BathI would like to arrange delivery

Self-collection is from Nest HQ, Unit B1, Royal View, Bath Riverside, Riverside Rd, Bath BA2 3GG. Collection from Friday 18th October until Friday 25th October. Storage charges may apply thereafter.

For arranged delivery, there will be a charge of £30 within 10 miles of Bath, £45 for up to 30 miles and individually priced for other locations.

  • Absentee/Telephone Bidder Registration Form for Minerva’s Owls Auction, 17 October 2018, Apex Hotel, Bath
  • By submitting this form you agree that you have seen the owls for sale and have read and understood our conditions of sale and wish to be bound by them and agree to pay the VAT and any other charges mentioned in the notice to  bidders. This affects your legal rights.
  • This sale will be regulated by these Conditions. You should read the Conditions in conjunction with the Sale Information relating to this Sale which sets out the charges payable by you on the purchases you make and other terms relating to the bidding and buying at the Sale. You should ask any questions you have about the Conditions before signing this form. These Conditions also contain certain undertakings by bidders and buyers and limit Minerva’s Owls of Bath CIC’s liability to bidders and buyers.
  • Data protection – use of your information Where we obtain any personal information about you, we shall only use it in accordance with the terms of our Privacy Policy (subject to any additional specific consent/s you may have given at the time your information was disclosed). A copy of our Privacy Policy can be found here.
  • Credit and Debit Card Payments There is no surcharge for payments made by debit cards issued by a UK bank. All other debit cards and all credit cards are subject to a 2% surcharge on the total invoice paid.
  • Additional VAT Bonhams has kindly waived their 25% buyer’s premium, however VAT of 20% is payable on the hammer price of all lots. Buyers will be issued with a VAT receipt.
  • Notice to Absentee and Telephone Bidders Clients are requested to provide photographic proof of ID – passport, driving licence, ID card, together with proof of address – utility bill, bank or credit card statement etc.

Full Term and Conditions

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