Did you know – we auction everything! Yes, we are well known for our car auctions but we do so much more! From cars, land & property, plant & machinery to general goods including TVs, tablets, household furniture and gym equipment, we auction anything and everything you can think of!

We hold car auctions daily across all of our branches and everyone is welcome to buy and sell a car at any time. We have a fantastic selection of all types of makes and models of cars, across all of our branches, to suit all buyers and their budgets. 

But where do we get our cars from?

  • Major fleet users
  • Financial institutions
  • Franchised motor dealer networks
  • Government agencies
  • Private entries

How to sell your car at auction

  • Bring your car the day before or early on the day of the auction
  • Tell us your vehicle registration number, your postcode and your contact details. We will give you an entry form which you must check and sign.
  • Bring all car documents including MOT certificate, V5, service history and additional keys.
  • Entry fee and commissions apply, contact your local branch for details.


Our Liquidation and Disposal auctions take place weekly and contain everything you could imagine – new and used. From tablets, computers, cosmetics and jewellery to household items, smartphones, bikes, gym equipment and so much more.

Timed Online Auctions are able to facilitate any asset and take place daily across all our branches.

The Unreserved Government and Prestige Auctions take place fortnightly and are extremely exciting as they are packed full of high-value goods from planes and yachts to solid gold bars, luxury watches, jewellery and designer goods!

These auctions take place in our Belfast branch but you can bid from anywhere in the world through our online LiveBid auction facility.

Property auctions take place regularly in our Belfast, Dalry, Dublin, Newport and Newport branches. We auction all types of properties world-wide, from flats and commercial properties to a single property or portfolio of properties.

Providing an all-round service
Our property team is passionate about delivering excellent customer service both from vendor’s and buyer’s perspective. We provide a hassle free and professional experience from start to finish.

Our services include: 

  • Valuation
  • Organisation of home reports
  • Property inspections
  • Viewings
  • Feedback reports on enquiries / viewings
  • Sales
  • Handling deposits
  • Liaising with solicitors and legal packs
  • Marketing & advertising


All types of farm machinery, excavators, cranes, dumpers and other machinery and equipment can be found in our plant and machinery auctions which take place fortnightly and monthly in our branches.

You will find a range of vans, HGVs, 4x4s, trailers, busses, coaches and much more in our commercial vehicle auctions.

Looking for second hand tools or equipment for your trade or maybe you just need something for DIY around the home? Our small tools and equipment auctions can include a vast range of items from lawnmowers and garage equipment to hand and power tools.

Our catering auctions take place monthly and include a range of new and used commercial catering equipment. Our items come from a range of vendors including hotel groups, liquidators, restaurants and bars, government bodies, supermarkets, department stores, hospitals, education trusts and major manufacturers and distributors.

Do you have stock or equipment to sell that’s hard to move, large or in a remote location?

Wilsons Auctions has the ability to host some of the largest off-site auctions at locations across the UK and Ireland thanks to its expert Mobile Auction Team.

The service, which is managed by the experienced team, allows Wilsons Auctions to bring the auction action to clients, making it more accessible for those wishing to auction a large number of items in one location.