About Us

Originally established in 1990, Oakley Wine Agencies specialises in the wines of Portugal and Spain. We are a certified BRC Agent and Broker and all of our winery partners are family estates with a passion for quality, while giving real value for money. We act as front office for our vineyards in the British and Irish markets and we have customers who will ship from our winery partners from the USA, Japan and Australia.
Winery Brands
Client own label
Exclusive products

What We Do

We only deal with wine trade customers. If you're a member of the public interested in any of the wines we work with please get in touch and we will direct you to the nearest retailer. All wine is supplied directly from the winery cellar door to your warehouse. Competitively priced half pallet shipments are available for smaller retailers. Contact us for more information  
Large Retailers
We offer a personal service to large retailers to source and develop own label and branded products. Working hand in hand with our winery partners to create new and exciting wines for the UK market
We offer a plethora of quirky and interesting wines from around Portugal and Spain on an ex-cellar basis. Please get in touch if any of our winery partners inspire you or if you're interested in a particular region or variety


Here are some of the brands we are currently working with.

Meet The Experts

The Oakley Wine Agencies team
Charlotte Wallace
Charlotte Wallace

Business Development and Compliance Manager

Charlotte Wallace joined in 2011 and has since gained WSET Advanced level award and completed the Principles of winemaking course at distinction level at Plumpton College.  Charlotte is currently Business development and compliance manager, working closely with our retailers on own label technical requirements as well as implementing and managing the Agents and Brokers BRC.

    Nick Oakley
    Nick Oakley


    Nick founded Oakley Wine Agencies in 1990, after falling in love with Portuguese wine as a result of numerous holidays to the Algarve to visit the 'in laws'. Since then Oakley Wine Agencies has gone from strength to strength and are now working with some of the best UK retailers to deliver terrific wines from across Portugal and Spain.

      Jane Oakley
      Jane Oakley

      Finance Director

      Jane Oakley joined the company in 2007, and is the companys Finance director. Ensuring everyone gets paid on time, Jane is otherwise known as 'the queen of all the money'.

        Allison Shorter
        Allison Shorter

        Administration Assistant

        Allison joined Oakley Wine Agencies in 2018, and supports both finance and logistics within the team. Allison has recently passed her WSET Level 2 with a distinction at Essex Wine School, and is enjoying learning more about the beautiful product that is wine..

          Graham Crawford
          Graham Crawford

          National Account Manager

          Graham has joined us following roles as a Buyer, Category Manager and Sales person within the UK On-trade. A trained Sommelier with experience in hospitality from pot-wash to procurement. He holds a WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines and Spirits.

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          26 Hythe Quay Colchester Essex CO2 8JB
          E-mail: general@oakleywineagencies.co.uk Phone: 01206 863330