Postage Prices and Delivery Information
FREE UK Delivery on all orders over £100
Standard/Tracked 48 – 2-3 Working Days
1st Class/Tracked 24 – 1-2 Working Days
DPD – Next Working Day
Free – 2-3 Working Days
(Above are not guaranteed delivery times)
RM SD 1pm – Next working day by 1pm
(Working days are Mon-Fri)
Our delivery charges: Standard delivery (2nd class) is from £2.99 under 2kg, over 2kg will be calculated at checkout.
Other delivery options are shown at checkout. You may be limited to delivery options depending what you have in your basket, for example if you have an aerosol you will only have the option for courier delivery, this is because Royal Mail will not accept aerosols.
Our DPD price is for UK mainland only, this does not include the Highlands of Scotland, restricted postcodes are:
The above postcodes are charged at a higher rate and are excluded from our free delivery.
For DPD going to Northern Ireland and Southern Ireland your country must be Ireland, regardless of what part of Ireland your order is going to.
Special Delivery by 1pm
Royal Mail Special Delivery is guaranteed to be delivered by 1pm the next working day, Royal Mail do not class Saturday as a working day, so if ordered on a Friday you will have your order Monday.
Next Day Delivery:
DPD Local is usually next working day, DPD’s T&C’s state they aim for next day but do not guarantee, Scale Model Shop doesn’t guarantee delivery times, this is out of our control, no postage refunds will be given. Our cut off time for DPD collection is 12pm.
Some items can not be sent by Royal Mail due to them being hazardous, these will be sent by MyHermes which is a 2-5 day delivery time, or you can upgrade to DPDlocal
Aerosols can only be sent by DPD.
DPDlocal is our main courier but we may use UPS or DHL, these are usually for international deliveries but can be used for UK.
We ship worldwide, we do not have a fixed rate for orders sent outside the UK, they are based on weight, for your Countries delivery options go to checkout and you will be given the rates available, if you have no rates you have a restricted item in your cart we can’t ship outside the UK.
*Our cut off time for order processing is Mon-Fri 12pm, but we aim to send out all orders received by 2pm the same day, however at busy times this is not always possible.
Due to excessive customs paperwork, we no longer ship to USA, Canada, Australia or New Zealand
Working days are Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays