Not all Jewellery Valuations are the same.
A properly prepared jewellery valuation report is a lot more than a few lines hand written on a piece of headed note paper. If done properly a valuation will allow an insurer to replace the item with something that is as close as possible to the original without long drawn out consultations with you.
Our valuations are prepared by a Fellow of the Institute of Registered Valuers and conform to the format set out by the Institute and preferred by the Insurance Industry.
Not all valuations are prepared to this level of detail but they should be. You receive the schedule along with a duplicate that you can present to your insurer. A copy of the valuation is stored in our archive for six years. Anytime during these six years you can have a the item(s) revalued at a reduced fee. We would recommend a re-