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The team at British Toy Auctions aims to assist in any way we can. If you need further information on how to make a purchase at auction, how to sell, or would like additional details on how we register the condition of lots, please take a look at our dedicated guides below.

Buying at Auction

New to bidding in an auction room or via online and telephone? We explain the process here.

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Selling at Auction

Looking to sell toys from your collection? See how you can register your items by clicking here.

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Condition of Lots

Are you unsure of a toy’s condition? We discuss the classification systems in our guide.

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Free Collection Anywhere in the UK

Do you have a vintage toy or collectable that you would like to see placed in one of our auctions? We offer a free collection service* from anywhere in the UK, meaning you do not have to travel to Runcorn, Cheshire to enter your toys.

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Knowledgeable, Specialist Cataloguers

Our friendly and approachable team have decades of experience in the vintage toy and collectables market. Learn more about the people behind British Toy Auctions, as well as our specialist areas of interest.

Meet the Team


Brilliant auction with great toys. British Toy Auctions and the auction centre at Runcorn are the best!!!

Peter Sellers

This has just got to be the best auction house for toys in the UK! Super service and rapid delivery.

James Cookun

Excellent service! 5*
Would highly recommend.

Lucy Bretherington

Great service again today and really pleased with the lots I won.

Ian Parr

Used this auction house for the first time. Very good service and quick replies.

Alan Rawlinson