Are car auctions open to the public?

Most auctions require you to be a trader, how can I access one of these auctions?

Asked on 12 January 2024 by Tomas Jan Brummitt

Answered by David Ross
Many of the larger auction houses such as BCA or Manheim are only open to trade buyers, but there are many smaller auctions that are open to the public. We would suggest searching online for auction houses near you, and if the information is not readily available you can contact the auction house in advance to ensure it is open to the public.
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