Valuation Fees

Easy to understand and transparent

As an independent valuer, our fees are not based on the value of your items. We use a fixed menu-style fee structure linked to the number of items in the valuation and their complexity, VAT at the standard rate is included.


We provide exceptionally detailed reports delivered electronically by email. For a small additional fee a printed and bound version can be made available. In addition, each valuation contains picture pages and explanatory notes. View an animated sample of a jewellery valuation here.

Valuation, at Exeter office

Insurance, Probate, Sale Between Parties, Open Market

For a printed version as well, add
Standard jewellery or watch, each
Premium Item, such as large diamond or luxury watch (* See definition below)
Group of up to 8 simple items (** See definition below)

Home visits are available, please call.

Insurance, Sale Between Parties, Open Market

Devon - full day (up to approximately 25 items)
Out of Devon Area - full day
Please phone for a quote


In the course of updating the value of items we have previously valued for you, every item is examined, checked, cleaned, values adjusted and a crisp new document issued. Premium items may incur an additional fee.

Very cost effective on-going service

Set-up document fee
At the current fee
Reduced per item fee
Additional items added
Normal fee, per item

Valuation Example Costs

Insurance, Sale Between Parties, Open Market

Report and one item
Two more items at £65.00 each

Additional Information

Payment Facilities

We accept payment using PayPal or major credit cards.

Security and Privacy

For your security card numbers and details are not retained. All customers information is private and confidential and will not be revealed to a third party without your permission or by order of a court of law.

What a jewellery valuation is made of.

An item of jewellery can have several values applied to it depending on the reason you need the valuation. Some of the more usual purposes and functions of a jewellery appraisal and valuation are for retail replacement – to obtain insurance cover, open market – guidance when selling, probate – dealing with the estate of someone who has died  and family division. There are of course others but no matter what the intended use of one of our valuations, all will contain the following:


  • Item appraisal – Full and detailed descriptions
  • Colour photos – Brilliant crisp pictures
  • Glossary of terms – No baffling jargon
  • Bound in a stylish and durable folder
  • A PDF file of the report sent to your email address for onward transmittal to your insurance company or agent
  • Monetary value of the item(s) in line with the valuation purpose and appropriate market

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