Christchurch antique valuers, NZ contents insurance valuations and appraisals (front)

Independent Antique valuers

Antiques & Art Valuation Service

NZ Independent experienced valuers


Fine Antiques value and catalogue personal property specialising in contents insurance claims, deceased estates and large collections. Valuation is our core business and our values are not biased by our own sales, instead we provide thorough research to ensure you are well covered.

Earthquake Insurance Valuations

Our friendly staff can travel to provide cataloguing and valuation of your earthquake damage, saving you an unnecessary headache.

Contact online or 0800 ANTIQUES

0800 268 478

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Insurance Valuers

Our experienced contents insurance valuers will help ensure your household contents and collections are fully insured and that you are correctly re-imbused at time of loss.
deceased estates

Estate Valuers

You may represent a deceased estate, going through a relationship break-up or have a collection requiring valuation. We offer a full range of services travelling New Zealand wide.
about Fine Antiques

About Fine Antiques

Christchurch based Fine Antiques are New Zealands only independent valuers specialising in antiques and personal property. We pride ourselves on our flexibility and compassion.
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What our customers say...

Antony Gough, Christchurch

I would like to thank Fine Antiques for their professional manner, sound knowledge and attention to detail they went beyond the brief in valuing items even by searching overseas.

Lynda Stewart, Parklands Christchurch

I have engaged Fine Antiques - Antiques & Estate Valuers for valuing antique dinner sets, water sets and ornaments damaged by two of the Canterbury earthquake events. I have found their service helpful, convenient and prompt to use and this made the contents claims challenges easier to cope with. I am very pleased to recommend their specialist service.

MacDonald Paul Gourlie, Dunedin

it was good meeting you both, thank you for the professional manner in which you approached our family home, I really appreciated that you were able to get on with the work without requiring my input as this left me free to get on with my tasks at hand and honour our memories.

Jane Workman, State Insurance

I have used Fine Antiques on two occasions and both times have been impressed with the level of friendly professional service. A lot of effort and detail goes into providing an accurate estimate of items, even down to providing where they can source a replacement if possible. I would highly recommend using Fine Antiques if you are looking for a comprehensive accurate valuation.

Kirsty Hamilton, Southern Response.

I am responsible for the earthquake related contents claims for Southern Response – the government owned company responsible for handling and settling the earthquake claims of AMI Insurance policyholders. I had heard good reviews from colleagues about Fine Antiques and decided I would make contact as I needed assistance with a claim.


Sally Park, Australia
We first met the Fine Antiques team when having to come to Christchurch after my Aunt's death to tidy up her Estate.  We really had no idea what to do or where to start but Fine Antiques gave us amazing guidance on the worth of different objects - many of which we thought were worthless and the best way to sell the items.  Without their guidance we probably would have ended up throwing ...
Antony Gough, Christchurch Antony Gough, Christchurch
Lynda Stewart, Parklands Christchurch Lynda Stewart, Parklands Christchurch
MacDonald Paul Gourlie, Dunedin MacDonald Paul Gourlie, Dunedin
Jane Workman, State Insurance Jane Workman, State Insurance
Kirsty Hamilton, Southern Response. Kirsty Hamilton, Southern Response.
Sally Park, Australia Sally Park, Australia

Insurance valuation reporting - Cataloguing of collections - Consultation to deceased estates & relationship division.

Free phone (0800 268 478)