17th July 2020

Government Guidelines or Directives regarding the control of the spread of COVID-19

This information is correct at the time of printing and is subject to changes in Government Guidelines or Directives regarding the control of the spread of COVID-19

  • Potential purchasers MUST REGISTER with Harrison & Hetherington Ltd prior to the sale and again upon entry to the market Tel: 01228 406200 or email: info@borderway.com
  • Please remember that purchaser spaces will be limited, so only ONE person per business will be allowed entry
  • No children under 16 years old will be able to attend the sales and this must be strictly adhered to as entry will be refused
  • Pregnant ladies must not attend the sale
  • 2m social distancing must be maintained at ALL times
  • Viewing will be regulated by a one way system throughout the mart and is to be permitted for registered buyers only.  For Pedigree and & Special Sales, please refer to individual sales for the respective Viewing days and times
  • Face coverings are mandatory for all persons entering the mart. These must be worn without exception while in the market including the sales rings and pens
  • To facilitate the Test and Trace system, all buyers will be required to sign into the market. This process will include a declaration that they have not been in contact with anyone displaying symptoms of COVID-19, nor are displaying symptoms personally
  • Hand sanitiser stations will be available throughout the mart, however, it is strongly recommended that both consignors and buyers have an adequate personal supply and to use it regularly
  • Please follow instructions from market staff and security staff. A private security firm will be in attendance to assist H&H in ensuring social distance is maintained at all times
  • Strictly no private videoing/broadcasting on Social media, or phones etc in the pens or ring
  • If you are unable or do not wish to attend the mart, but would like to bid on animal(s), then the auctioneers will faithfully execute commission bids for buyers. Please contact them and put your instructions in writing 48 hours in advance of the sale. Alternatively, you can arrange to make a telephone bid during the sale

Everyone is encouraged to register for the online bidding app. This can be used to bid from home, remotely from other areas in the market, or in any of the sales rings

All buyers attending the sale are strongly encouraged to register for the online bidding app as they may have been drawn for a position in the virtual ring in the ballot

You can register for the app on

Please be kind and respect each other to ensure everyone keeps safe at all times


BIOSECURITY – Intending purchasers are requested to have livestock vehicles cleansed and disinfected. Vendors will be required to wash out their livestock vehicles after unloading.

Please be kind & respect each other to ensure everyone keeps safe at all times. Your cooperation & understanding is appreciated during this challenging time.