Buying from abroad

We export to many countries around the world and a large percentage of our export buyers bid on the telephone or leave a bid online.

  • You can book your Spotter by joining our club.
  • You can phone bid live or leave a bid online.
  • Always obtain your spotters name and refer to this person each time you ring.
  • After Payment we can arrange, at cost, Delivery anywhere in the UK within 48 Hours and to the rest of the world by arrangement.

EXPORT BUYERS CAN SAVE 20%

A large selection of our cars are also VAT inclusive, so you can reclaim the 20% VAT once the car has been exported.

Travelling to us couldn't be simpler

Below you'll find detailed information on how to get to us from various parts of the UK and also abroad. One of the quickest routes in is via plane to Cardiff International Airport, flights can be booked in advance from as little as £15.

Via Plane

Flights into Cardiff International Airport are possible from many airports throughout the UK and Europe including Belfast to Cardiff, Newcastle to Cardiff, Dublin to Cardiff, Edinburgh to Cardiff, Jersey to Cardiff.

Find and purchase cheap flights via:

Directions from Cardiff International Airport

From Cardiff International Airport you can get to us via train, bus, taxi or car rental.
Follow the A4232 onto the M4. Leave the M4 at junction J32 and straight ahead onto A470 direction Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, A470. Outside of Merthyr Tydfil follow the A465 and then the brown tourist sign for Mountain Railway which takes you to Pant/Dowlais Industrial Estate. Turn right MMA is situated at the end of the estate.

Via Train

Our local train station located in the centre of Merthyr Tydfil is only a short bus or taxi journey away. You can purchase a rail ticket in advance from either of the following websites, an advance booking could be up to half the price:

Via Ferry

Many ferry services are available from Dublin - Holyhead, Fishguard - Rosslare, Dun Laoghaire - Holyhead and many more into Wales. Find a cheap ferry ticket for all routes via the following websites:

Via Car Rental

Car rental is possible from many local companies in the surrounding area. Fly into Cardiff International Airport or travel via train into Cardiff / Merthyr and rent a car for the short journey to our auction site. You can then leave the car here for the hire company to pick up (check with hire company before purchase). Aquire cheap car rental via any of the following websites:

  • Rent a car from www.sixt.co.uk

Deposit and Payment Options for International Buyers:
  • We accept £ GBP and € EUR
  • A £500 cash (or the equivalent € EUR) or credit/debit card (excluding American Express) deposit is required on the fall of the hammer of any auction.
  • The remaining balance can be paid by cash, most credit/debit cards (excluding American Express) within 24 hours of purchase.
  • One off payment of £30.00 plus VAT for use of debit cards and 3% plus VAT for use of credit cards will be charged.
  • A passport or photocard driving licence is required when making payments using a credit/debit card.
  • An Indemnity fee is payable on every item and are subject to VAT.
  • Terms and Conditions of Sale apply. (Available on request)

How to reclaim VAT after a vehicle purchase at Merthyr Motor Auctions.

When the vehicle / item is shipped to its destination port within three months of purchase, the original MMA invoice & the Bill of Lading (shipping document) should be stamped by the shipping company or customs.

Return the following documents within three months from the shipping date and we'll refund your VAT.

  • Original MMA invoice stamped by shipping company or customs
  • The original shipping document with the vehicle registration number stated
  • All EC buyers must produce their VAT number

Post to:

Merthyr Motor Auctions
Redbarrel House
Pant Road
Dowlais
Merthyr Tydfil
Mid Glamorgan
South Wales
CF48 3SH

We then issue a new invoice showing no VAT and a cheque for the VAT on the sale price only. Other charges i.e. indemnity, delivery, etc the VAT is non refundable.

For further information please contact a member of our sales staff via email at sales@auctioneers.co.uk or via telephone on 0870 850 3417

A FANTASTIC SELECTION OF DIRECT FLEET VEHICLES AUCTIONED WEEKLY

Including vans, commercials, minibuses, buses, coachs, ambulances, cars, 4x4's, people carriers, refuse vehicles, tippers, tankers, gulley emptiers, jetters, hoists, fire engines, dropsides, curtainsiders, cherry pickers, tracked machinery, wheeled loaders, tractors, trailers, cranes, skips, roll on roll off's, link tips, road sweepers, precinct sweepers, ride on mowers, pedestrian mowers and plant & machinery at massive savings on garage prices.

The largest car, van, truck & commercial auction in the United Kingdom


We sell Worldwide:

:: Cherry Pickers / MEWPS / Hoists ::

2003 - 2004 - LAND ROVER DEFENDER 110/130 4X4 CHERRY PICKERS / MEWPS / HOISTS

C/W NIFTY 13 METRE / 14.5 METRE PLATFORM HOISTS
CHOICE
DIRECT POWER INDUSTRY

:: Direct Water Board ::

HUGE CHOICE OF DIRECT WATER BOARD 2002-2007 VAUXHALL COMBO'S

c/w SIDE DOORS, AIR CON

:: Dropside Hiabs ::

2003 - DAF LF45.150 7.5TON LWB DROPSIDES C/W HMF 400 CRANE

CHOICE
DIRECT POWER INDUSTRY

:: Direct Power Industry Ford Transit Connects ::

HUGE CHOICE OF DIRECT POWER INDUSTRY 2002 - 2007 FORD TRANSIT CONNECT T230

c/w SIDE DOORS, ROOF RACKS & PARKING SENSORS

:: Electric Powered ::

2002 - 52 - SMITHS C90 ELECTRIC BOX AMBULANCE

Direct Health Authority

:: Direct NHS Disabled Access Welfare Minibuses ::

2010 - RENAULT TRAFIC SH29 2.0DCI 115PS SWB HI TOP 6 SEAT WELFARE BUSES

Many with wheelchair access lifts & ramps

VAT Exempt: This vehicle is VAT Exempt with a saving of 20% VAT if you meet the criteria

:: Minibuses ::

2010 - 2012 - FORD TRANSIT T430 2.4TDCI 100PS RWD LWB HI TOP 17 SEAT MINIBUSES

c/w Air Con
FROM 8,000 Miles
DIRECT COMPANY

:: Direct NHS Disabled Access Welfare Minibuses ::

2001 - 2009 | RENAULT MASTER LM35 2.5DCI/3.0DCI 100PS/140PS 9 SEAT WELFARE BUSES

Many with wheelchair access lifts & ramps
Ideal Camper / Motorhome Conversion

VAT Exempt: This vehicle is VAT Exempt with a saving of 20% VAT if you meet the criteria

:: Direct Council ::

2005 - 2006 | RENAULT MIDLUM 4X2 7.5TON RECYCLING UNITS (CHOICE)

IDEAL CONVERSION TO RECOVERY VEHICLE
LEZ COMPLIANT

:: Auction Times ::

Wednesday 7.00pm
Saturday 2.00pm
Monday 7.00pm

Heavy Commercials & Trucks Auction, Coach Auction
Monday 6:00pm

Plant, Machinery, Grass Cutting Equipment Auction
(To Be Decided)



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