Cambridgeshire Philatelic Auctions Ltd
27 Fore Hill
Ely, Cambridgeshire
01353 663 919


We are a small company dealing with the sale and purchase of all Philatelic items. We have been trading for over 40 years and are experienced in handling expensive and extensive collections with a worldwide clientele. We have a mailing list of several thousand clients ranging from basic stamp collectors to single country specialists.

Please note prompt payment is requested.

Any invoices not paid after 30 days will incur a late payment charge of 2% per month (i.e. 24% per annum).

Payment can be made by any of the following:

CHEQUE On the day or by post. A fee of £20 will be charged for any cheques not honoured by our bank.

CREDIT CARDS We accept Visa, Mastercard, Switch and debit card only. If you wish to pay by this method, please fill in the relevant section on the bid form. We do not charge a supplement for paying by credit card.

OVERSEAS BUYERS Payment should be made in Pound Sterling £. If payment is made in any other currency, an additional fee of £10 must be added due to bank negotiation charges.

Unpaid invoices may be forwarded to a Debt Collection Agency.

Please note that any lots purchased via live auction service will be subject to an additional 3% commission charge + VAT at the rate imposed on the hammer price.
Lots may be collected from our offices in Ely by prior appointment. Please email or call for arrangements.

If you require lots to be shipped, we will undertake that ourselves using a Royal Mail ‘Signed For’ service at cost plus an Insurance fee. Bulky lots will be quoted separately for which we use a DHL ‘Signed For’ Service.

Lots purchased by overseas buyers will ALL be sent by Royal Mail ‘Tracked and Signed’ service at cost plus an Insurance fee. Again, bulky or expensive items will be quoted separately using a DHL Worldwide Service.