We've listed our last order dates for pre-Christmas delivery here to help you guarantee delivery of your goods before Christmas Eve. Deadlines depend on the product you're buying, and your choice of delivery method. These may be subject to change, so we'd always recommend you double check before you order.
As Christmas Eve falls on a Monday this year, you will need to get your order in by midday Friday 21st December to guarantee delivery before Christmas.
Christmas Delivery Final Order Dates:
Because Santa isn't the only person who is busy in the days running up to Christmas, please place your order before the following dates for delivery on Christmas Eve or before:
- Wednesday 19 December for orders being delivered Royal Mail Second Class
- Thursday 20 December for orders being delivered Parcelforce 48
- Thursday 20 December for orders being delivered Royal Mail Tracked 48
- Thursday 20 December for orders being delivered Royal Mail First Class
- Friday 21 December for orders being delivered Royal Mail Tracked 24
- Friday 21 December for orders being delivered Royal Mail Special Delivery Next Day
- Friday 21 December for orders being delivered Parcelforce or APC Next Day
*Dates are applicable to UK Mainland destinations only. Please allow an extra 1-2 days for highlands and islands.
International Delivery Cutoff Dates:
- Tuesday 4 December for Africa, Middle East
- Friday 7 December for Cyprus, Malta, Asia, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia), Caribbean, Central and South America
- Monday 10 December for Greece, Turkey, Australia, New Zealand
- Friday 14 December for Canada*, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland, Finland, Sweden, USA
- Monday 17 December for Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
- Tuesday 18 December for Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg
Whilst we make every effort to deliver goods within the estimated timescales, delays are occasionally inevitable due to unforeseen circumstances, G&T's shall be under no liability for any delay or delivery failure within these timescales as they are 'estimated' and delivery services are carried out by third party companies.
We will be unavailable for product queries on Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Saturday 29th, Sunday 30th, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Any queries sent on these days will be responded to upon our return.
Christmas / New Year Dispatch:
Any orders placed between Christmas Eve and New Years Day may not be dispatched until Thursday 3 January 2019.