Delivery Options

The East India Company Food & Beverages offers the following delivery options for all online orders.

Option Availability Address Charge Delivery Time
Standard Available 7 days a week UK £5.95 3-5 working days
Next Day Delivery* Available on orders placed before 1 PM Monday to Friday for delivery on the next Working Day. Orders placed after 1 PM will be delivered in 2 Working Days. UK Mainland excluding postcodes below £9.95 1 working day
Saturday Delivery* Available on all orders placed before 12 PM on Friday. Orders placed after 12 PM on a Friday will be delivered the next Saturday. UK Mainland excluding postcodes below £35 Saturday
EU Available 7 days a week All EU member countries £15 5-12 working days
International Zone 1 Available 7 days a week Iceland
United States**
£30 10-15 working days
International Zone 2** Available 7 days a week Canada
Hong Kong
South Africa
South Korea
£40 10-15 working days
International Zone 3** Available 7 days a week Australia
New Zealand
Saudi Arabia
Sri Lanka
£40 10-15 working days

Christmas Last Posting Dates

UK  last posting date for Christmas delivery is Monday 16th December 2019

EU last posting date for Christmas delivery is Monday 9th December 2019

International last posting date for Christmas delivery is Monday 2nd December 2019

During the Holiday Period Fine Foods orders placed after Friday 20th of December 2019 will be dispatched from Monday 6th January 2020.

Please note, we do not ship to PO Box, BFPO, APO and FPO addresses. We also do not offer delayed or named day deliveries. Once your order is placed it will be fulfilled and despatched within the timelines specified in the table above. For large orders, you may receive a call from our Customer Services team as other charges may apply.

* We do not ship Bullion items or hampers which contain Benjarong Accessories via Next Day or Saturday Delivery services.
We do not ship Cordials or other liquids internationally.
We do not ship Bullion items to India due to local customs restrictions.

Don’t see your country? Contact us for more information.

Postcodes Excluded for UK Next Day & Saturday Delivery

The following postcodes are excluded from UK Next Day Delivery and Saturday Delivery:

GY1 Herm only (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
HS1-9 Outer Hebredes
PA20-38,41-42,60-78,80-88 Paisley
ZE* Shetlands
KW* Kirkwall
PH17-26,30-44,49-50 Perth
AB37-38,44-45,53-56 Areas of Aberdeen (Moray & Aberdeenshire)
CA18-27 Carlisle, Cumbria
IM* Isle of Man
IV7,9-12,14-28,30-32,36,40-56 Inverness
KA27-28 Kilmarnock
LA15-23 Lancaster
TR21-25 Truro

* Signifies all postcodes after the prefix.

International Delivery

For purchases from outside the UK, import duties and taxes or equivalent may be due and payable in the jurisdiction in which the Goods are ordered/delivered. The recipient will be responsible for the payment of all these charges. We cannot accept any responsibility for these charges and we undertake to make no calculations or estimates in this regard.

If you are buying internationally, you are advised to contact your local customs authorities for further details on costs and procedures. As the buyer of the Goods, you will also be the importer of record and as such should ensure that your purchase is in full compliance with the laws of the country into which the Goods are being imported.

Please be aware that Goods may be inspected on arrival at port for customs purposes and we cannot guarantee that the packaging of your Goods will be free of signs of tampering. We cannot also be held accountable for delays in Custom Clearance.

Please feel free to contact us here if you have any further questions on the delivery of your Goods.