Here at Alcocks tackle we offer a range of postage options to meet your needs. Different postage methods are available for both our regular and wholesale customers.
Shop Bought Items (Within UK)
Alcocks Tackle offer FREE delivery on all UK orders bought in our online shop. We aim to dispatch all orders within 24 hours of purchase. Please note that orders made after 4pm on a Friday will be dispatched on Monday. No items will be sent on Sundays or bank holidays
We use Royal Mail First Class postage for all shop bought orders. Delivery time is usually between 1-3 days however, it is not unusual for items to take longer. This is especially relevant at Christmas. If your parcel is late please be patient.
Alternatively you can opt for Royal Mail First Class Recorded delivery at the checkout page. This service costs 95p and allows your item to be tracked. A signature will be required on delivery
Alcocks Tackle always request proof of postage from the Post Office which is retained for purposes of non delivery. Once the item is dispatched it is then in the care of Royal Mail and Alcocks Tackle have no influence over its delivery date or security.
We take great pride in knowing your precious goods have reached you in the same condition they were sent. That’s why we carefully wrap each item in bubble wrap and seal in either a Jiffy bag or tough, plastic postage bag.
Shop Bought Items (International)
Alcocks Tackle is proud to operate a worldwide postage service for all shop bought items.
All International orders will be sent using Royal Mail Standard Airmail. Delivery times differ depending on the country of destination. Orders to Europe usually take between 4-7 days and Worldwide usually take between 6-12 days. These delivery times are approximate and may be subject to delay. If your parcel is late please be patient.
To make things simple and affordable for our International customers Alcocks Tackle have only implemented two International postage costs which are highlighted below. Please note these postage costs are only valid to a maximum parcel weight of 1000g (all product weights are listed under Product Specification for each product in our shop) orders weighing over this will be subject to additional postage charges. The postage options are shown once you reach the ‘Checkout’ page.
– Royal Mail Standard Airmail EUROPE ONLY – £4.99
– Royal Mail Standard Airmail WORLDWIDE – £6.99
Alcocks Tackle always request proof of postage from the Post Office which is retained for purposes of non delivery. Once the item is dispatched it is then in the care of Royal Mail (and its carriers) and Alcocks Tackle have no influence over its delivery date or security.
We take great pride in knowing your precious goods have reached you in the same condition they were sent. That’s why we carefully wrap each item in high quality bubble wrap and seal in either a Jiffy bag or tough, plastic postage bag. Please note this packaging will add extra weight to your parcel.
We pride ourselves on delivering your wholesale orders by the most cost effective and efficient method. We compare prices from a range of couriers and haulage companies to ensure our delivery charges are low.
Once you have agreed a wholesale price for your goods Alcocks Tackle will then find the best delivery price on your behalf based on the weight and size of your order. We will always let you know the price of delivery before we dispatch your items.
Think you can get it delivered cheaper? No problem… just tell us the name of the courier and we will be happy to use them.
Free Wholesale Delivery
Alcocks Tackle offers a free delivery service to our wholesale customers ordering 100 units or more. This service is only available within a 50 mile radius of Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NP and only covers deliveries by road. Please see the map below which highlights the 50 mile radius.
The customer is liable for postage costs incurred when sending back unwanted goods within the 7 day money back guarantee period.
Faulty goods sent back which are confirmed to be faulty by Alcocks Tackle are eligible for a full postage refund. The postage refund will be of the same value as that incurred by the customer when the item was purchased and refunded by the same payment method. Postage refunds will only be paid once the item has been safely received by Alcocks Tackle.
Alcocks Tackle strongly recommend that you obtain proof of postage in case the items are not delivered to us for any reason. Your returned items should be adequately protected before sending as Alcocks Tackle are not liable for damage incurred during delivery of returned goods.