How it works

A better way to buy and sell collectible cars and number plates.

Trading Garage is a new way for automotive enthusiasts to buy and sell road cars, race cars, motorbikes and number plates through a dedicated online auction platform. Through 14 and 7 day online auctions, authorised bidders and sellers are able to buy and sell with confidence on a platform developed by enthusiasts for enthusiasts. Trading Garage is completely free to list and sell with sellers receiving 100% of the winning bid with no hidden charges. Winning bidders pay a low 8.8% fee with a maximum of $16,000. With over $29 million dollars sold, Trading Garage is Australia’s fastest growing online auction platform for collectible vehicles and number plates. Please visit our FAQ page for commonly asked questions.

Our process

1. Submit

Sellers can submit their vehicle or numberplate via the “Sell With Us” page on the Trading Garage website or email

2. Reserve

If your submission is suitable, we will be in contact to discuss a reserve price. Once agreed your listing is accepted.

3. Details

The seller then provides further details, including proof of ownership and detailed photographs.

4. Approval

Once drafted, your listing will be sent back to the seller for final approval. Then it will be scheduled for auction and marketing.

5. Live

We will be in contact if someone wants to inspect your vehicle and authorised bidders are able to ask questions during the auction process.

6. Sold

You will be digitally introduced to the buyer and receive 100% of the final highest bid, paid directly from the buyer to the seller.