Last order dates for Christmas 2018

 

 

 

Coronavirus:

The Coronavirus pandemic has had adverse effects on parcel delivery times worldwide, making delivery times a lot more unpredicatable. Please see below for the advised last order/postage dates from our carriers, but please be aware that these could be subject to change at any time as things change and develop in every country of the world. With that in mind, please order as early as you can to avoid disappointment and check with your local delivery services for up to date information on deliveries in your area. 

 

United Kingdom:

Service: Last Order Date: Estimated Delivery Time:

Standard UK Delivery

15:00pm Friday 17th December 2021

2 - 4 working days *

Express UK Delivery

15:00pm Wednesday 22nd December 2021

1 working day **

Saturday UK Delivery

15:00pm Friday 17th December 2021

Delivered Saturday 19th Dec **

Sunday UK Delivery

15:00pm Friday 17th December 2021

Delivered Sunday 20th Dec **

Delivery to Operational BFPOs

15:00pm Monday 29th November 2021

Depends on destination

Delivery to Static BFPOs

15:00pm Monday 6th December 2021

Depends on destination

Please see below for notes and info on each delivery service and/or read our general delivery information here.


International:

Please see below for notes and info on each delivery service and/or read our general delivery information here.

For any country not included on our list, please contact us for your last order date.

ALL of these last order dates are for EXPRESS COURIER delivery only (where standard and courier delivery options are available).

Europe:

Destination:

EXPRESS COURIER
Last Order Date:

Order by 12:00pm MIDDAY (GMT Time) on:

Austria

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Belarus

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Belgium 

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Croatia 

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Czech Republic

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Denmark

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Finland

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

France

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Germany

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Gibraltar

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Greece

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Hungary

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Iceland

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Republic of Ireland

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Italy

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Luxembourg

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Malta

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Netherlands

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Norway

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Poland

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Portugal

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Russia

Wednesday 15th December 2021
via Courier Services

Spain

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Sweden

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Switzerland

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Turkey

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services


Rest Of World:

Destination:

EXPRESS COURIER
Last Order Date:

Order by 12:00pm MIDDAY (GMT Time) on:

Argentina

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Australia

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Brazil

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Canada

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

China

Thursday 16th December 2021
via Courier Services

Egypt

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Hong Kong

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

India

Monday 13th December 2021
via Courier Services

Indonesia

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Israel

Thursday 16th December 2021
via Courier Services

Japan

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Macau

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Malaysia

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Mexico

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

New Zealand

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Philippines

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Puerto Rico

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

Singapore

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

South Africa

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

Thailand

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

United Arab Emirates

Friday 17th December 2021
via Courier Services

USA 

Monday 20th December 2021
via Courier Services

 


Service Information: 

For general information on delivery, please see here.

 

* UK Standard Delivery

  • You must place your order with cleared payment before 15:00pm on Friday 17th December.
  • Orders placed after this time may not be despatched on the same day.
  • Standard delivery is via Royal Mail Tracked or DPD courier.
  • Delivery time is typically 2 - 4 working days, but this is NOT a guaranteed service.
  • If your order is important or urgent we strongly recommend you choose an express delivery option instead. You will need to sign for the parcel on delivery. 

** UK Express Delivery

  • UK Mainland only.
  • You must place your order with cleared payment before 15:00 on Wednesday 22nd December.
  • Orders placed after this time may not be despatched on the same day.
  • Express delivery is usually delivered by DPD courier.
  • Please ensure you leave your mobile phone number and email address.
  • DPD will contact you via email and/or text on the day of delivery to give you an estimated time of delivery (weather permitting).
  • You will need to sign for the parcel on delivery.
  • Delivery time may be anytime between 7:00am - 20:00pm.

*** UK Saturday or Sunday Delivery

  • UK Mainland only, postcode exclusions may apply.
  • You must place your order with cleared payment before 15:00pm on Friday 17th December.
  • Orders placed after this time may not be despatched on the same day.
  • You will need to sign for the parcel upon delivery. 
  • Delivery time may be anytime between 7:00am - 20:00pm.
  • Saturday delivery is via DPD courier or Royal Mail.
  • Sunday delivery is via DPD courier, postcode exclusions apply, UK Mainland only. 

BFPO Delivery

  • Normal BFPO delivery restrictions apply.
  • You must order with cleared payment before 15:00pm GMT on the last order date.
  • Orders placed after this time may not be despatched on the same day.
  • BFPO orders are sent via standard Royal Mail services.
  • Delivery times depend upon destination.
  • Please order early to avoid disappointment.
  • Express delivery options are not available for BFPO deliveries. 

INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY

  • Your must order with cleared payment before 12:00pm MIDDAY GMT on the last order date.
  • For any countries not on our list, please contact us before ordering.
  • Delivery estimates are for Express Courier services only (Standard/Postal services will take longer, please see checkout for further info) 
  • Please order early to avoid disappointment.
  • You will need to sign for your parcel upon delivery. 
  • Customs duties, local taxes and/or customs clearance charges may be levied on export parcels (ie. deliveries to destinations outside the EU). These charges and any addtional charges must be borne by the recipient. We do not have any control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Please contact your local customs office for further information. For some destinations, we offer the option to pre-pay duty on the checkout so you can avoid any unexpected charges.
  • EU COUNTRIES: Customs duties to EU destinations are covered by Atom Retro (No charge to you!) 

  • USA: Customs duties to USA is covered by Atom Retro (No charge to you!) Plus all deliveries are being sent vis courier (typically 2 business days) during the Christmas period! 

  • AUSTRALIA: GST charges are covered by Atom Retro

  • Please note, delays can occur in customs and these delays are beyond our control. 

 

 

Notes:

We will endevour to deliver your order in time for Christmas. However, occasionally there may be problems and circumstances which are beyond our control. We will contact you as soon as we are aware of any problems. Please leave a telephone number with your order so we can contact you quickly.

UK Express orders sent via DPD - Please leave a mobile telephone number if possible. Our courier will text you to let you know when to expect your parcel, and also if there are any problems due to adverse weather. DPD will also give you a 1 hour delivery ETA so you don't have to wait in all day! You can also rearrange delivery via text message if you want to.

Please bear in mind, the postal systems and couriers will be extremely busy during the Christmas period. The above dates are the recommended postage dates from our carriers Royal Mail and DPD. We cannot guarantee any item will arrive in time for Christmas, but we do despatch all orders usually within 24 hours of cleared payment (Working days, Monday - Friday), and we will endevour to get your items to you in time for Christmas.

If there are extreme weather conditions such as snow or wide spread ice, this will effect some deliveries. Please continue to check this page for our latest delivery information and advice. Unfortunatley we regret we cannot resend orders or items if your parcel is delayed due to adverse weather. Avoid disappontment by ordering as early as you can. 

All orders will be subect to stock levels permitting. For multiple purchases, every available item will be sent as soon as possible with any back ordered stock to follow. We will contact you via email if any items are out of stock and cannot be backordered.