How to Sell – Irish Whiskey Merchant

How to sell

Sell your Whiskey with Irish Whiskey Merchant

Step 1:
Quick and Easy Site Registration

Register with Irish Whiskey Merchant here. There is a registration fee of £5.00 (Exc VAT). This one off, non refundable, payment allows us to check the authenticity of each of our users - your potential buyers. It is our duty to safeguard members against illegitimate bidders and we take this very seriously.

You can pay the registration fee here - but you must register an account first.

FREE VALUATION - If you would like some more information of what to expect if you sell a particular bottle at auction please just give us a call or email

Step 2:
Register Your Bottles

Registering your bottles with us couldn’t be easier. Simply click on our bottle registration page and enter the required details. Please ensure you let us know about any damage to the bottle(s) and/or any special facts about the bottle you would like to ensure is mentioned.

At registration you will also have the option to place a Reserve Price on any of your Lots to ensure a minimum hammer price (please note the minimum level a reserve price can be set at is £150). An additional fee of £7.50 (+VAT) per Lot will be charged if you would like to add a Reserve Price.

Immediately after registration you will receive an e-mail confirmation confirming we have received your Lot registration and fees. At this stage your bottles will be assigned a Lot number(s).

Step 3:
Send Your Bottles to Irish Whiskey Merchant

Organised by the Seller directly with their selected courier company. You will be provided with a printable sheet to include with your bottles before sending to us. Bottles should be sent to: K Cellars, 43 Lawford Street, Moneymore, Co. Derry, BT45 7QS. Please ensure that bottle(s) are carefully packaged with plenty of bubble wrap in a strong cardboard box. Irish Whiskey Merchant is not liable for goods in transit to us.

After booking the courier, we recommend that you log back into your account and add the tracking number to your Lots - so that we can track the Lots in transit to us.

If you would like us to arrange a courier, please get in touch, this price will be deducted from your payment. For collections of more than 6 bottles, we will arrange collection for free. Currently we can only arrange collection from Northern Ireland, R.O.I, Mainland UK. Courier fees are based on location of location.

Step 4:

As soon as we receive your bottle(s) we will get to work in preparing them for auction. We will capture professional photographs and add a detailed description about the bottle(s). The bottle(s) will be listed in the next available auction, depending on when the bottle(s) were received, as follows;

Auction Live / Ends (from 7pm GMT)

Bottles (from Seller) Required By...

28th April - 8th May 2022

22nd April 2022

Step 5:

At the end of the auction we try to ensure you are paid as quickly as possible. This will normally be between 7-21 business days after the end of the auction. This is to ensure that the buyer is satisfied with the delivery.

Payment will be made to you depending on your choice made at bottle registration, either via Bank Transfer, PayPal, OFX or postal cheque. If you are selling from outside the UK, international charges may apply to the Bank Transfer.

Our selling fees are deducted from the Hammer Price of lots before arriving at your 'net proceeds':

• Lot admin fee of £5.00 per lot
• Reserve fee of £7.50 per lot (if a reserve price has been added)
• Seller’s commission of 5%
• 20% Value Added Tax (VAT) will be added to all fees including commission charges.

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