Private sales are one of the paying options (see the "rates" page) available for auctions only. This option is free for Club+ members.
The seller can choose to activate this option when they create a sale.
Buyers cannot activate this option.
This article covers the following topics:
Why use the private sale option?
Sellers can choose to create private sales when they sell items at high prices. Buyers may not want their high-value purchases made public.
Tip: The bidder list is available to the seller. The winning bidder will also be able to see the nicknames of the other bidders after the sale closes.
How do I create a private sale?
The seller can add the private sale option when they create a new sale via the selling form.
Tip: This option can also be used when the seller uses the Delcampe Lister.
To add this option:
- Go to the selling form
- Select the “Anonymous sale” option
- Click on
Tip: If the seller wants the option to be re-activated on each renewal, the box must be checked. The fees will be deducted from the seller's account at the time of each renewal.
Note: You must meet one of the following conditions to add (chargeable) sales options:
-Have at least €10.00 in your account
-Be a Club+ Gold member (the option is free in this case)
-Have at least 100 feedback with an average of minimum 95%