The cost of international shipping is based on the size and weight of the package. Because of the various shipping rates associated with different countries the shipping costs initially quoted on orders does not apply.
For international orders please place your order online and we will email you with exact shipping costs and approximate time in transit. Please note that this email will be different from the confirmation email that is automatically sent out when you place your order.
For new international customers, full payment by certified funds may be required before shipment. Under no circumstances will a bank transfer be accepted as a form of payment
Shipping method, unless otherwise requested is either First Class Mail International or Priority Mail International via the U.S. Postal service, as this is the most cost effective and among the most reliable methods of international shipping. First Class Mail service is very basic and offers little to no tracking capabilities, Priority Mail has insurance and tracking all the way to delivery.
Please be aware that shipping for international orders can sometimes be very costly.
FOR CANADIAN CUSTOMERS WHO PREFER UPS DELIVERY
Canada Customs requires Canadian recipients to pay applicable duties and taxes on each shipment entering Canada. These charges may include PST, GST, HST, duties and other taxes of goods (e.g. excise tax). A brokerage fee is also charged to process shipments and present the requisite customs paperwork to Canada Customs on the importer's behalf.
Your order will be shipped under UPS's e-Tailer Brokerage Program (eBP), where eligible shipments imported into Canada for non-commercial purposes and valued under CAD$200 shipped via UPS Standard service are subject to a reduced brokerage fee of CAD$10, plus any applicable duties and taxes. Shipments valued at CAD$200 and above and/or being imported to Canada for commercial purposes and/or subject to specialized clearance may incur additional fees.
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT UPS WILL REQUEST PAYMENT OF THESE CHARGES AT THE TIME OF DELIVERY. YOU HAVE THE ABILITY TO CALL UPS AHEAD OF TIME (1-800-742-5877) TO PAY THESE CHARGES, ELIMINATING THE NEED FOR PAYMENT ON DELIVERY.