Shipping - Australian Customers
Shipping charges for all Australian orders are as follows:
Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria & South Australia -- $16.90 plus GST
For orders over $350.00 (ex GST) in the above areas only - free freight is offered.
Tasmania, Western Australia Perth Area -- $22.90 plus GST capped
Northern Territory -- $25.90 plus GST capped
Country Western Australia -- $27.90 plus GST capped
For orders weighing under 1kg, Silverstone will at its discretion charge a relevant fee.
These shipping charges are uniform Australia-wide and in many cases represent only a fraction of the actual freight charge.
All parcels shipped via Australia Post will have a "Do Not Safe Drop" placed on the label unless otherwise requested by you. If you prefer to have your parcel left at your front door, or left in a specific place by the Australia Post or Fastway contractor - please let us know in the comments box on the shopping cart payments page or alternatively via email or phone prior to despatch of your order. Silverstone will not accept responsibility for any parcel requested by you to be "safe dropped".
In order to make your shopping as easy as possible on checkout page, you will be required to nominate a method of payment, i.e., account holders, direct deposit, Paypal payment, Credit card (which will be processed through Paypal) or cheque payment. Goods will be shipped by Australia Post but in some cases we may use, at our discretion, Fastway Couriers. For Direct Deposit customers, goods will be sent as soon as funds are received into our account and have been cleared. For account customers - shipment will not take effect until all past due accounts are paid up to date.
Please note .... if you choose payment by online Credit Card you will be directed to the Paypal page where you are required to click on "payment by credit card" which is a grey button under the paypal login. You will then be able to enter your credit card details for the payment.
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Shipping - International Orders
The only method of payment for your order will be Telegraphic Transfer or Paypal and your shipping charges will be calculated offline. If you opt to pay with Paypal we will draw up a Paypal invoice and forward it to your email address. We will email you with the total of your order including shipping charges. All International orders will be forwarded via Australia Post using Express Post International. Please visit http://www1.auspost.com.au/international/ for rates to your country.
Please Be Aware and check with your Government Authorities before ordering products such as smudge sticks, resins and herbs from us. Some countries have stringent LAWS on importing these goods. Silverstone will not be held responsible if authorities in your country seizes goods ordered by you from us.
Returns (Australian customers only)
If you are dissatisfied with an item, you can return it for a full refund. The item must be returned to us, at your expense, within five days of receipt and in excellent saleable condition. If the returned item is damaged because of poor packing we reserve the right to refund a reasonable amount at our discretion. Please note that if goods are being returned to us, we will only credit return delivery to your account if delivery costs are reasonable and not excessive - it is up to you to repack the goods to be returned to us in a properly sized box for the goods and not an oversized box. Australia Post and Couriers charge per cubic measurement and not dead weight. Please contact us if you have any queries about repacking goods.
Returns will not be accepted on International Orders.
You have the right to cancel an order at anytime before shipment. Any such cancellations need to be received by us via email, from which we will immediately refund you if payment has been processed, minus a 3% surcharge if credit card transaction. However, please note that we generally ship out goods same day as order received.
If your goods have been delivered and are defective or damaged, we ask you provide written notice of the defect or damage together with a digital photograph within seven days of receiving the goods. The written notice must be in the form of an e-mail and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the email, include the following details;
Problem(s) with goods
Proposed solution (i.e) Replacement
Damaged items will then need to be returned to us. Once received, we will then credit your return delivery cost and make every effort to replace the damaged goods. In the unlikely event that we can not replace the goods, we will offer a full refund or credit your account. Please note that if goods are being returned to us, we will only credit return delivery to your account if delivery costs are reasonable and not excessive - it is up to you to repack the goods to be returned to us in a properly sized box for the goods and not an oversized box. Australia Post and Couriers charge per cubic measurement and not dead weight. Please contact us if you have any queries about repacking goods.
Normal delivery times are: NSW 1-3 days, Victoria and South to Mid Queensland 3-5 days, South Australia 5-7 days, North Queensland and Tasminia 7-9 days, WA and NT 9-12 days. International varies - please send email and we will estimate delivery time for you. In relation to Express Post - please note that Silverstone Incense Traders are in a NSW country area and Australia Post will give no guarantee of parcels being delivered "next day". Our experience indicates that most "Express" parcels we send will be delivered in a similar time frame as Regular Post parcels. Some areas of the Gold Coast, Brisbane, and lower north coast areas of NSW will generally take overnight.
Out Of Stock Items
Whilst we make every effort to carry ample stock of all products at all times, it is sometimes impossible to predict demand which can at times lead to items being out of stock for a short period of time. Most items are usually on order from the distributor and stocks are generally replenished daily. So in these rare circumstances we will endeavour to despatch your order in under two days from the date of purchase. If we are out of stock of an item and you have made payment for that item a credit will be generated towards your account.