Professional Valuations - discover the value.

In the unfortunate instance that you need to make an insurance claim, you need to know and be able to prove, the value of the items you’re claiming on.

A professional valuation from Scammells can ensure your prized artwork, collectables, and antique furniture are valued at and insured for the right amount. The circumstances that instigate an insurance claim are unpleasant enough, without the hassle of arguing over undervalued items.



Scammells Valuation Guide


Our Auction industry mentor, Jason Harris has created a guide to Valuations, what to expect, the timelines and other things you should know. It’s a short and easy to read guide.



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Our Valuations are a competitive and invaluable fee for service

Scammells valuers have over 100 years of combined experience in Art, Antiques and Collectables.  Get professional advice on the value of your Antique assets.

Our fees are –

  • Contents insurance, Probate, Market Value, Family Division and SMSF $240 (+gst) per hour. Matrimonial $450 (+gst) per hour (paid in advance).
  • Market Value for Auction Purchase $80 (+gst) per item (no photographs provided).
  • Single item Insurance valuation $80 +gst (see link below for a desktop valuation)
  • Valuation update $120 (+gst) per hour.
  • Specialist Consultant fees $300 per hour (+gst) where an item resides outside of our scope of expertise and we need to employ a specialist to research and value the item – you will be advised at the time of the the valuation of this cost and it is your choice to accept the charges.
  • Travel $60 (+gst) per hour (outside of our metro zone which includes North to Gawler, South to McLaren Vale and East to Mount Barker).




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