Once you find an auction listing you're interested in, you're able to place bids against other buyers. Look for the button that says "place bid" and enter the amount you're willing to pay.
If you want to participate in the auctions of our website, you must register and become a member. Provide your contact information and a valid credit card so we can verify that you are a real person.
In this type of auction, buyers bid until the auction ends. Bidding starts at $1, and the seller must sell the item to the highest bidder.
In this type of auction, the seller has a preset bid amount that must be matched or exceeded. When you bid on a reserve price item, you will be notified if you met the reserve price.
There are no buyer's hidden fees. If you win, what you bid is what you pay.
About Opal Auctions
Hi Welcome to Opal Auctions, the world's leading industry opal website for all your opal requirements. Our verified opal miners and sellers offer opals direct from rough opals, opal specimens and a massive range of opal stones to opal jewelry from all corners of the world.
We have over 140 approved opal sellers from over 2 dozen countries. Our sellers offer opals on a level playing field and have the industry's most up to date information in the opal Encyclopedia. We also keep abreast of all the latest gemological information about opals.
We strongly support the opal mining industry and members of opal associations worldwide.
All sellers on Opal Auctions must comply with our Verified Sellers program which ensures a high degree of industry knowledge, consistent refund policy and pricing.
The Opal Sheriff program allows our members to request an audit on any item, which is completed by an independent Gemologist who assesses the accuracy of the item description and pictures.