Sheriff Randburg West - Terms and Basic Conditions of sale – Movable Property
1. Online registration prior the start of the Timed auction.
2. Online registration 24 hours prior to the start of the Live auction.
3. FICA Registration for Attended auctions at 614 James Crescent, Halfway House, Midrand.
4. Refundable Registration fee of R 10 000.00 upon registration by immediate/instant EFT in the sheriff’s Trust Account
5. Refundable Registration fee of R 10 000.00 upon registration for Attended auctions (only 30 participants allowed) at 614 James Crescent, Halfway House, Midrand by way of EFT at the venue.
a. Bookings are essential through email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
6. It is recommended to utilise the online registration and bidding process during the Timed and Live auctions as opposed to attending the Attended Auction.
a. Only 30 participants are permitted at the Attended auction due to Covid-19 Regulations.
1. Opening bid as well as increments to be determined by the auctioneer.
2. Highest Bidder determined by the auctioneer at the Live/ Attended Auction is deemed to be the purchaser of the movable property.
3. Bidding during Timed, Live and Attended auction:
a. The highest bid achieved at the Timed Auction, which will end 24 hours before the Live/Attended auction, will be the opening bid on the Live auction.
4. Timed Auction bidders are automatically registered for the Live Auction.
1. Full purchase price plus VAT is payable immediately (fall of the hammer) by immediate/instant EFT into the trust account of the relevant Sheriff.
1. Purchased goods may be collected at by appointment only once full payment has been received.
Rules of the Auction Public Auction Conducted by the Sheriff of Higher and Lower Court
The envisaged auction sale will take place as per notices of sale in execution “Fixed Property” The sale in execution will commence at the mentioned time and will not be delayed to enable any specific person or any other person in general to take part in a sale in execution.
The auction will be conducted by either the Sheriff or his appointed deputy. The first mentioned being the duly appointed sheriff in terms of section 2 of the Sheriff act 90 of 1986, as amended, or the duly appointed deputies.
Section 45(2) of the Consumer Protection Act states:
“...(2) When goods are put up for sale by auction in lots, each lot is, unless there is evidence to the contrary, regarded to be the subject of a separate transaction”
A person attending an auction to bid must register as bidder and comply with the requirements of;
• The Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008, as amended;
• The Financial Intelligence Centre Act 2001 (FICA) in respect of the establishment and verification of identity.
Further requirements for registration as a bidder:
A person attending the auction to bid on behalf of another entity must produce a letter of authority, expressly authorising him/her to bid as such. If a person will be bidding on behalf of a company, the letter of authority must appear on the letterhead of the company and must be accompanied by a certified copy of the resolution authorising him/her to do so. Both the bidder and mandator must comply with the requirements of the Financial Intelligence Centre Act 2001 (FICA), in respect of the establishment and certification of Identity.
In accordance with the prescription of Section 22 of the Sheriff’s act 90 of 1986 as amended, all proceeds of the sale together with the commission as prescribed in the applicable court rule tariffs, will be deposited into the Sheriff’s trust account.
The reason for auction will be announced at the commencement thereof.
The bidder’s record (Reg 26(2) of Act 68 of 2008), as amended and the venduroll – Reg 28(4) of Act 68 of 2008, (as amended) are available for inspection during office hours.
A breakdown of the total cost of advertisement and conducting an auction together with a statement indicating additional cost and how such costs are computed will on request be available after the auction as soon as practically possible.
If these rules of auction are amended after their initial publication, such amendment will expressly be indicated by the auctioneer.
These rules will not be read out at the auction in order to validate it and will be made available for inspection at the abovementioned address of the office of the Sheriff Halfway House – Alexandra, at least 2 hour prior to commencement of the auction.
Movable goods offered for sale may be done at the address advertised, 2 days prior to the commencement of the sale in execution.
Immovable property for sale, cannot be guaranteed due to the nature of the sale.
It is hereby certified that the rules of the auction are drafted to the best of (our) knowledge in accordance with the requirements of Regulations 21 of the Consumer Protection Act of 2008 as amended.
GENERAL NOTIFICATION TO ALL CONSUMERS
In order to further comply the sheriff should make available, display or announce further information related to the auction as such:
This is a sale in execution pursuant to a judgement obtained in the relevant Court. Rules of this auction are available 24 hours before the sale at the office of the Sheriff and subject to:
1. Registration as a buyer, subject to certain conditions, is required in terms of the Consumer Protection Act.
2. FICA requirements: proof of identity and address particulars;
3. Payment of registration monies and compliance with the registration conditions;
4. All other conditions of sale imposed by the Sheriff in terms of relevant legislation;
5. The Sheriff or his deputy will conduct the sale (auction);
6. Advertising costs at current publication tariffs and sale costs according to the court rules will apply
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Online Auctions - Terms and Conditions
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