Peter Francis | Valuations | Valuations



Valuations are available for different purposes in various forms, prepared by the professionally qualified staff at Peter Francis. Peter Francis employs a team of professionally qualified valuers who offer a range of different valuation services from our Salerooms in Carmarthen and across Wales.


Online Valuation

To receive a valuation from the comfort of your home, please send us photos of your items either through our Valuation Form or by emailing them to [email protected]

Valuation Days

FREE valuation days are held at our saleroom fortnightly on a Friday between 10-12 and 2-4 by appointment only. Please call (01267) 233456 to book your appointment with one of our specialist valuers. Our stamp and postcard valuer is available from 10:00 to 12.30 on a Friday. 
If you’re unable to attend on a Friday, you can ring and make an appointment during our ordinary office hours, but this is subject to valuer availability.
We also hold regular regional valuation days throughout Wales. To find out more please follow the link: Free Valuation Days


Home Visits

For customers who have a large collection of items, we offer home visits where a valuer can assess your valuables with a view to consigning items into a Peter Francis sale. There is a standard call-out charge of £30 to cover time and travelling expenses.
Call (01267) 233456, email [email protected] or use our online form to submit your enquiry.


Valuation for Inheritance Tax + Probate

Probate valuations are prepared in accordance with HMRC IHT 407, Customs & Excise forms and are based on fair market auction values as at the date of death. Fees do apply for this type of written valuation and are based on a minimum charge of £300 + VAT, subject thereafter to an hourly rate on site of £150 + VAT. A travelling expense charge may also apply depending on the distance involved. Please call (01267) 233456 for details and a quotation.


Insurance Valuation

Fees are charged for preparing detailed valuations which are acceptable to all major Insurance Companies. Photography and detailed descriptions are part of this service. Please call (01267) 233456 for more details and a no-obligation quotation.


Family Division, Capital Gains Tax + Insurance

Written valuations can be prepared for Divorce, Insurance and Taxation purposes and scale fees will apply. Estimated costs will be agreed in advance. Quotations are free and bear no obligation.