U.K. Post & Packing Charges
Revised 29th May 2012
|Prices are VAT Inclusive, (except Channel Isles)
|Priority First Class
|Next Day Courier (signed for & tracked)
- Parcels over 1.25kg for Highlands, Islands and Northern Ireland will normally be sent by Parcel Force Standard provided the value and weight permit it.
- We always check with you if there is any extra "Carriage" cost.
- 1st Class Priority - Jumps to the front of the packing queue. Royal Mail aim to deliver by the next working day.
- 1st class - The Royal Mail aims to deliver by the next working day.
- 2nd class - The Royal Mail aims to deliver by the 3rd working day.
- Next Working Day Courier Service - This is a tracked and signed for service for delivery next working day.
Overseas/Non UK Post and Packing Charges
Revised May 2012
The table below applies to Fabric, Thread, Kit and Chart orders basically. We reserve the right to ask for additional postage for heavier items such as Lamps, Frames etc and for low cost relative to weight items such as Canvas.
Naturally in such circumstances we will contact you, to tell you how much if any extra payment will be and give you the chance to abandon the order.
see Nation/Zone definitions at foot of page
Continental Europe - Orders weighing more than 2Kg
We have Road Courier arrangements which can be economic for larger parcels. These take 3-7 days depending on the Nation. The charge selected and shown is used (Any calculated charge according to value is ignored.) Click here for European Courier options.
World Zone orders Insurance
For certain nations the loss rate is so high that we have to say that we will only post items at the customers risk, as we cannot get insurance. Examples are Central America, Africa and Russia however there are more and, please ask if you are not sure of the service to your nation.
World Zone orders weighing more than 2Kg (5 lbs)
For these the postage will be higher. - we will contact you, if necessary, to tell you what extra payment will be or give you the chance to abandon the order. Table below shows the normal minimum postal charge
||Non EU Europe
|For higher goods values p&p increases incrementally
Expected Delivery The best general information we have is between 5 and 20 days
Delayed Delivery Royal mail does not allow airmail claims to be made until 25 days after the expected delivery date.
Payment Overseas orders are paid by credit/debit card only.
VAT is deducted on orders from:
This reduces the cost and helps pay the postage. As a guide, multiply the goods value by 0.85 and then look up the post and packing charge according to the new reduced value and add them together.
- World Zone
- Non EU Europe(see lists below).
Normal Tourist Exchange ratesused by your card processor apply, these are normally good.
Channel Islands Post and Packing Charges
Revised May 2012
These are Non-EU therefore deduct VAT; but charge UK Postal Rates on orders.
However we will phone you about heavy items not covered by the normal calculation. The costs are shown below:
World Zone List
Europe - EU: Austria, Azores, Balearic Islands, Belgium, Corsica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibralta, Greece, Hungary, Irish Republic, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madeira, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden.
Europe - Non EU: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Canary Islands, Croatia, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Estonia, Greenland, Iceland, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Norway, Russia, San Marino, Spitzbergen, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vatican City State.
World Zone: U.S.A plus All nations NOT listed above.
EXCEPTIONS: Russia is excluded from our service again. South Africa is at customers own risk.
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