Auction Information & Rules

The auction will run from Friday, October 2 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time until Sunday, October 4 at 12:00 noon EDT.

Registration

To view the auction items, click the web address below (or copy and paste the URL into the address bar in your browser).
        https://www.32auctions.com/OntMiniGathering2020
Then click the green button that says “View All Items”. You can now see the items up for auction.

To bid, you must have an account.
-when asked whether you would like to log in now or create an account, click on create an account
-enter your first and last names
-enter the e-mail address you want to use for e-mails about the auction
-confirm your e-mail address
-enter a password
-click the “Create Account” button
-then check your e-mail; you will receive a message from the auction site with a link
-click on that link (Yes, finish creating my account) to confirm your registration, which sends an e-mail to the auction administrator
-you will receive an e-mail informing you that your request to participate has been approved
Now you are free to bid on the items. Click on a lot and at the bottom of the screen, there is a full description of the item(s) in the lot.

Bidding

We are set up such that you may enter a proxy bid. A proxy bid allows you to enter the maximum amount you’re willing to spend. The system will bid for you (the minimal bid increment), up to your maximum proxy bid amount, as additional bids are entered on the item. To enter a proxy bid, enter your maximum bid amount, click the Proxy Bid button, and then submit your bid. Your maximum proxy bid amount is never exposed to anyone other than you during the online auction.

Payment and Shipping

Once the auction is finished, you will receive an invoice from the Gathering that includes the mailing costs.

Payment is by cheque in Canadian dollars made out to Ontario Miniatures Gathering London. Please include a copy of the invoice with your payment. Mail cheque to:

         Marg Epp
         15 Magnolia Court
         St. Thomas, ON  N5P 4M3

If you prefer to make payment by e-transfer, please contact Marg (m.epp@sympatico.ca).

Items will be shipped when payment is received.