FAQ

How do I register?

To register click on the "Sign up" link found in the header.

How can I place a bid?

To place a bid on an item you must first login to your account. Once logged in bidding box will be displayed at the left hand side of all auction pages. You can use this box to place you chosen bid.

How can I keep track of items I'm bidding on?

You can keep an eye on items you are bidding on by clicking the 'watch this item' link at the top of the item page.

How do I know if I am outbid on an item?

Our auction system will automatically notify you via email if you are outbid.

How can I list an item?

Currently users are only able to purchase items on BidCoast.

I'm under 16 and can't signup?

In accordance with standard law under 16's cannot participate in auctions as they legal binding contracts.

How do I enter a proxy bid?

To enter a proxy bid simply enter the maximum amount you want to pay for the item in the bid field. The system will automatically re-bid for the item should your bid be overtaken by a rival bidder.