There are very few situations in which we have not already gained extensive experience. Our broad range of trading partners enables us to deliver a premier service in record time.

This page lists a few of the more common requirements that we deal with. If you have a requirement that is not listed here, get in touch. It is very likely that we have handled a similar assignment on numerous occasions.

Insolvency Agent

Established in 1983 Southern Auctioneers has become highly respected for it's quality of service, extensive experience, discretion and reliability.


We offer a comprehensive specialist service to cover all needs for all types of insolvency practitioners and lenders.


Part of our team has many years experience within the commercial and residential property markets.


This experience is crucial when it comes to dealing with and advising you on all your property, land, development, disposals and related issues.

Plant & Machinery

Dealing with plant and machinery requires a great deal of knowledge and prior experience. Our senior partner has vast knowledge within this field.

Southern Auctioneers achieve consistently high sales figures through private treaty sales and agreements as well as other means of disposal.


From a single JCB to an entire factory, we have the facilities and ability to handle it.


Amongst our team we have two qualified skippers. Southern Auctioneers has collected and disposed of hundreds of craft for liquidators and finance companies, including locating and retrieving from Europe and the Mediterranean.

Upon collection all vessels are delivered to our River Hamble facility where they are appraised and cleaned for re-sale. We have achieved very high re-sale values due to our unique location and worldwide contacts. Our berthing costs are far more competitive than the majority of marinas.

Esprit Collections


We can offer a fast response for an emergency call out for collection of cars, commercial vehicles, marine craft, plant and machinery. Southern Auctioneers has had 25 years experience in providing this well perfected service.

Site Cleaning & Clearance


To achieve the best results it is sometimes required to clear and clean premises to hand back to the landlord or prepare for sale. We have an experienced team to handle this, again, at short notice if need be.

Site Security and Prevention of Access


For occasions when a premises or site needs to be secured and guarded we have a security team that can mobilise at a short notice.

We have specialists that can change locks to premises and if necessary board up to prevent ingress also at short notice.

Residual and Surplus Stock


Many businesses have an excess of current or discontinued stock to dispose of.  We have a wide selection of outlets for your redundant stock and assets. 

Indeed, over the years, everything from ice-creams to mini skirts has arrived in our warehouse.

Probate Valuations


Including the valuation and sale of property, goods and chattels.

Probate valuations can be time-consuming and complicated, Let Southern Auctioneers take the load at what could be a difficult time.