Delivery

 


 

We understand it is not always possible to attend a sale or collect your winning lots in person. You are welcome to arrange your own courier or use one of the recommended couriers listed below. We also we offer a small in-house postage and packing service. We offer a range of 3 package sizes which can be used for individual lots or multiple lots. The dimensions on the individual lot description will give you an idea of which size the lot/s will fit into though please consider the internal space required for bubble wrapping.
 
 
For any enquiries please email postage@davidlay.co.uk 
 
We offer the following 3 standard postage rates:
 
Small jiffy (20.5 x 24.5cm) £20+vat
Large jiffy (24 x 44.5cm) £30+vat
Sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery for items up to a value of £2,500.
 
Boxes, up to max size 53x53x53cm £50+vat 
Sent via Parcelforce.
 
Our small dedicated postage team work very hard to answer all postage queries as quickly as possible. 
Our rates are competitive but it may take 5-10+ working days before we can dispatch your items. 
 
If you require a fast turnaround or your items or if your item doesn't fit within the rates we offer then alternatively we recommend the couriers listed below. We work closely with all these excellent firms and will ensure a smooth handover of your items.
 
For bulky, heavy items and furniture or large, glazed paintings, please contact one of these recommended local and long-distance carriers who will be happy to quote and deliver your items following the sale. For fragile items (china, glass, etc) high value lots and international postage we recommend MBE (Mail Boxes Etc) who are a specialist packing firm.

 

Recommended Couriers

For furniture and other large items we recommend using the following couriers but please note that Vans4Us collect from us approx one week after the sale and deliver nationwide. You can phone them for a quote. 

 


Vans 4 Us

07792 204448

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Crago Moves

07896 300302

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MBE
01752 257224

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AR Newport
01736 741100

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DWP Art Deliveries
07860 324648

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Aardvark Art
01253 794673

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Fine Art
01736 799298

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South Hams Express
07502 041139

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