{{ "Return to" | translate }} KAIGAIASIA.JP
Conditions of Sale - {{ viewVars.auctionTitle }}
{{'General Conditions of Sale' | translate }}

General Conditions of Sale



Participation in online bidding requires prior registration. Please visit our auction page, log in or create a new account and register for the auction you wish to participate in. Approval may take up to 24 hours. For participation at the auction site, please email or fax the registration form in the catalogue.


The auction will be conducted in order of lot numbers in the catalogue. Each lot will begin with their respective starting price at auctioneer’s sole discretion. If you prefer to bid at the price auctioneer states, please raise the paddle clearly. Standard bid increments are: JPY 2,000 up to JPY 50,000: JPY 5,000 up From JPY 50,000 to 100,000: JPY 10,000 up From JPY 100,000 to 300,000: JPY 20,000 up From JPY 300,000 to 800,000: JPY 50,000 up From JPY 800,000 to 2,000,000: JPY 100,000 for over JPY 2,000,000. Auctioneer may change the increments on his/her discretion depending on the bidding situation.

We are not liable for any failure to purchase the lots or for the purchase of the incorrect lots because of the following reasons:

(1) Software failure or inability to access the internet.

(2) Client’s improper operation of their devices.

(3) Failing to make bidding decisions in time, and as such has the auctioneer judged.


Successful bidder and the hammer price is decided when the auctioneer call the paddle number and the price and at the strike of the hammer. Attention: When the written (absent) bidder and the live bidder at the same price, written (absent) bidder will possess the priority.


The price payable will be the total of hammered price + buyer’s premium (17%) + delivery fee. The invoice is sent to the successful bidder soon after the auction day. Payment must be made by bank transfer in Japanese yen within 10 days of the auction date. Please note that the winning bidder is responsible for the bank transfer fee.


Please note it is not available to pick up the wine at the auction. We will ship the wines to your requested address. Delivery charge is JPY 1,650(tax included) for 1 box(750ml×6 bottles) for domestic delivery (extra charge for remote islands and some areas). Please note that the shipping costs for some lots may be subject to change due to the size and shape of the product. The bottles will be packed at standing position, and we are not liable for and damages for the condition of the wine during delivery.

For overseas bidders, please sent enquiries on shipping prices to info@kaigaiasia.jp. We may not be able to arrange shipping to certain parts of the world, certain spirits and also for particular bottles or lots which have a high value.