Frequently Asked Questions
WHEN IS THE AUCTION?
The auction will run from 23rd August at 14h00 to 25 August at 14h00.
WHAT TYPE OF AUCTION IS IT?
The auction is an online auction.
HOW WILL THE LOTS BE AUCTIONED?
The first lot will close at 14h00 and the others will close in 2 minute intervals thereafter. However, if a higher bid is placed on a lot before 5 minutes of close, that lot will extend for another 5 minutes.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE AUCTION?
Anyone with a permit can participate in the auction as the government has lifted the ban on the domestic trade of rhino horn in South Africa. This means that rhino horn can be traded in the country; however, the ban on international trade is still in force.
HOW CAN I PARTICIPATE IN THE AUCTION?
You have to register and apply for a permit, please contact us for assistance.
HOW DO I GET A PERMIT?
Click here to read more on how to get your permit.