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A step by step guide
on how to bid
South Africa

A step by step guide
on how to bid South Africa

Create a Bidx1 account

Existing BidX1 customers can use their current login details. If you don’t have an account, you can sign up at this stage.

Please note that if you’re setting up a BidX1 account for the first time, a verification email will be sent to the email address that you provided. Click on the link in this email to activate your account. You cannot proceed to registration without verifying this link.

Register for Auction

Registration requires details of the bidder and purchaser. You will also need to upload a copy of the bidder photo ID, a selfie and a recent proof of residence (dated within 3 months).

Accept terms and conditions

Read the Terms & Conditions carefully and click the boxes on the right-hand side to accept each of them.

Confirm your lots

Confirm the lots in your bidding list that you would like to bid on.  You can add and remove lots during this step.  Make sure to take note of the deposit required to secure bidding.

Payment of Bidder Security

Based on the value of the property, you’ll be asked to provide a bidder deposit payment. 

Bidder Authorisation

Once you have completed the above steps, the auctioneer will review your registration.  You will receive an email once your registration has been approved.


Once your bidding registration application has been authorised by the BidX1 Team and the bidding period opens you are free to place bids on your approved lot/lots.  To view details on how to bid please click here