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Troutcatchers U.K. & Ireland Postal Rates

- Order total up to £5.00 = £1.69

- Order total up to £59.00 = £3.29

- Order total over £59 = FREE

Next Working Day Option (Mon - Fri) - Order by Midday for majority of UK Mainland (subject to availability) = from £9.99

*Note this does not cover Ireland or N. Ireland. Order Friday, for Monday. No Saturday next day available.

* Supplements - Note heavy items may have supplement charge. See below for details.

Troutcatchers EU Postal Rates (excluding UK & Ireland)

- Order total to £20.00 = £4.95

- Order total to £100.00 = £9.95 (tracking)

- Order total to £400.00 = £19.50 (tracking)

- Order total to £750.00 = £29.50 (tracking)

- Orders over £750 = FREE

* Supplements - Note heavy items may have supplement charge. See below for details.

Troutcatchers International Postal Rates (outside the EU)

- Order total to £20.00 = £5.95 (£7.14 including VAT)

- Order total to £100.00 = £9.95 (tracking) (£11.94 including VAT)

- Order total to £200.00 = £19.95 (tracking) (£23.94 including VAT)

- Over £200 = £29.95 (tracking) (£35.94 including VAT)

VAT removed at checkout

* Supplements - Note heavy items may have supplement charge. See below for details.

Troutcatchers Shipping Information

- Troutcatchers endeavour to ship 'In Stock' orders by the following working day (working day Monday to Friday). Please note - exceptionally busy times, e.g. Spring, Christmas, Bank Holidays, first day after weekend, there could be a delay with dispatch dependant on volume of orders.

- You will receive an email confirming when your order is physically dispatched.

- Troutcatchers stock the majority of listed items for immediate dispatch, however Special items will be ordered upon payment, these items are marked.

- If you require more items than we physically show, from UK suppliers, we can normally replenish up to 5 working days from your order confirmation, so please order your requirements regardless of item availability, but there may be a delay with dispatch.

- If it is critical that you require item(s) by a certain date, please contact us so we can confirm availability. Or 0845 1990238 (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm GMT)

- Delivery times vary depending on where the goods are being sent to and the type of service that has been selected, we cannot guarantee delivery times unless this option is available and purchased.

- Note: the physical item quantities do not change until order confirmation, in the very rare occasion that two customers may be purchasing the same item, the customer who confirms first will be prioritised, we will contact the second customer with an estimated time of dispatch if the item changes to zero. 

Postage Methods

- The delivery method will be determined by Troutcatchers based on the value and size of the items ordered. For UK orders this will be Royal Mail first class (or courier equivalent if +2kg or pack+61cm on one length).

- UK small package less than £59, 1st class postage / courier equivalent with NO signature required on delivery. There is no tracking available on this service.

- UK Packages over this amount may be sent via a special courier service / recorded delivery.

- Leave with a neighbour option. If you wish your item(s) to be left with a neighbour / left in a porch etc. Please leave clear instructions in your cart where it asks for any further shipping information. Please note this is at the purchasers own risk. Troutcatchers cannot be held responsible for missing products if using this service.

- Overseas Orders must be delivered to cardholders address.

Stocking & Backorders

- Troutcatchers do our best to maintain supplies at all times, inevitably there are delays with manufactured goods and shortages on some raw materials (particularly game and wildfowl feathers when out of season).

- We hold stock of majority of items, as soon as we go below a calculated amount, automatic re-ordering takes place with our suppliers, this should result in orders being delayed (if out of stock) no longer than 2-5 days (unless Special Orders, Overseas Stockist, Unusual Quantities) If there is a delay longer than 2 days we will send you a status update confirming approximately when we will dispatch. We may split order to speed up service at our cost (UK Only).

- If items are out of stock longer than these times we will remove or display a message with the item.

- If there are longer delays than these after ordering we will put your product onto backorder and attempt to contact you either by phone or email to see if you would like an alternative, leave on backorder, or refund.

- If it is critical that you require item(s) by a certain date, please contact us so we can confirm availability .Contact us - Or 0845 1990238 (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm GMT)


- Your account will be debited at point of purchase.

- If paying via cheque / postal order. No product will be dispatched until clearance.

- If paying telephone payment will be taken at point of call unless advised.


* Note: Heavy or large items. Waders. Food Smokers. Float Tubes. Large Fly Tying Kits. Fly Rods etc. (Items over 2kg or longer on one side than 61cm) There may be a small supplement to postal charges listed above. These charges will be made clear as you go through the checkout process.

Overseas - Orders for heavy items delivered outside the U.K or extreme postal areas with-in UK & Ireland (Shetland etc.) we recommend before ordering that you contact us to confirm postal charges. We will contact customers before any dispatch to confirm supplement required. If after contact you wish to cancel order, but before dispatch, customer can cancel order and we will refund in full.

What's Troutcatcher Returns Policy?

We want you to buy with confidence any time you purchase products on the website.

If you wish to return any item to Troutcatchers, please email us for a return authorisation number. This must be done with-in 14 days of dispatch. (If short / damaged delivery must be notified with-in 24 hours so we can claim against relevant courier).

To improve customer service it would be helpful to understand why you wish to return your item. The item must be sent as original, in same packaging. We will need your invoice number, plus date of order. You are responsible for making sure the item(s) are returned, expensive items we recommend using either a recorded or tracking service.

Troutcatchers will pay the cost of return delivery if your return is due to a Troutcatcher / manufacturer error. Otherwise, we'll deduct any postage costs from the amount of your refund.

Manufacturer / Troutcatcher defect / error. Whilst troutcatchers sympathise with any manufacturing defect, we will not enter into any claim for consequential loss as part of our warranty terms. We strongly advise if purchasing for a date specific event, ordering time is given for testing any item(s) especially clothing / waders etc. where in the unlikely event size or manufacturing issues could cause return / replacement.

If you are returning the item for a refund to your original payment method, you'll receive your refund 2 to 3 business days after your return is received by troutcatchers. Please note, this does not include your bank's processing time.

Note, Special Items, Ordered Incorrectly, Returned without Due Course; at the discretion of the company management, there may be a 10% re-stocking charge (plus any relevant delivery charges) (Items must be returned packaged and as new)

If Clothing / Footwear returned as incorrect size, and new size requested, a second delivery charge may be requested before dispatch.

If returning for a refund and free post was awarded at sale, a deduction of £8.00 (UK - Overseas at actual postage cost) will be taken from the refund.

Your rights to return goods are protected under the EU Distance Selling Directive which can be found at:

VAT - Tax Information

- Troutcatchers VAT Registered Number GB104057262

- All prices displayed are inclusive of UK VAT at 20% (Books are Zero Rated)

- All UK delivery destinations will be charged VAT

- Outside EU - Invoice will auto adjust to exclude VAT when you progress through the checkout process.

Dangerous Goods Overseas (Including Remote British Islands)

Troutcatchers adheres to the air transportation regulations outlined by the International Air Transportation (IATA) and to the road regulations outlined by the UN ADR and do not accept Dangerous Goods in its system. If you have any concerns or are unsure of anything that we have listed please do not hesitate to contact / email troutcatchers where we will be able to assist you further.

Prohibited Items that we list that may affect overseas delivery.

- Self-Inflating Life Jackets

- Knives

- Aerosols

Outside EU Zone - Feathers / Furs / Animal Skins.

- Troutcatchers are not responsible for any customs or territorial regulations within the buyer's country. The purchaser is fully responsible to ensure that goods, before purchase, are permitted. Different countries have different regulations, if in doubt please check.

- Troutcatchers cannot be liable for duties or losses, nor will any of our shipping companies if goods are confiscated by custom authorities due to local regulations and laws in the buyer's jurisdiction. (Especially relevant for products destined outside of the EU) If in doubt, please contact your local custom agency before purchasing.

- All overseas items will be shipped Standard International Packaging, unless previously advised.

- We cannot label items to overseas as gifts since this will breach Customs & Excise Law.

- Customs CU22 paperwork will be marked as 'Sporting Goods' unless value of order in excess of £270 or 2kg where CU23 paperwork must be completed with breakdown of goods supplied.

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