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Sale of Goods
SWAPMEET MODELS reserve the right to withdraw from sale or amend the price of any item contained in our adverts and stock lists without notice and without stating any reason.
If you have received goods that are not required, are dissatisfied with any goods or have ordered them by mistake please telephone or e-mail immediately and return goods, at your expense, within 2 weeks, in original condition and packed properly, stating reason for return.
A credit note (or a refund if requested) for the original goods total minus a 5% or £5.00 handling charge per model, (whichever is greater) will be sent. Goods are not supplied on approval, only order it if you want it! We do not take a deposit for pre-orders / advance orders - but on most occasions, we order the model specifically for YOU, so if the model has arrived into stock and we are in the process of packing / sending / or have sent the model and you decide to cancel - you will be charged 25% of the models cost - DO NOT ORDER ANY MODEL FROM SWAPMEET MODELS IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE CONDITIONS.
We charge for postage and packing but the money IS USED to ensure you always receive the models and catalogues in 1st class condition. Please add £4.99 to ALL orders up to £150.00 to go towards postage and packing costs (Including orders for catalogues). Parcels containing only 1:43rd cars, 1:24th motorcycles & upto two Minichamps 1:12th scale bikes please add only £3.99 for P&P, THANK YOU. All UK orders over £150.00 despatched in a single parcel are post FREE, separate parcels of less than £150.00 require postage and packing to be added to each parcel.
Postage and packing for all overseas orders is at cost (£1 for packing plus actual postage) and V.A.T. is deducted from the models cost for all non EEC orders. V.A.T. can only be deducted from E.E.C. orders if you are V.A.T. registered in your country and can supply us with your VAT number. ALL orders to NON EEC countries world-wide have VAT deducted.
For large parcels over 2kg to most European countries we now use a courier - this means a far quicker, traceable service, parcels are signed for and better still a much lower cost for you the customer.
The European Zones and cost per parcel are as follows:-
ZONE 1:- Republic of Ireland, Belgium, France (Including Monaco), Germany, Luxembourg & Netherlands - Cost per parcel £16.00
ZONE 2:- Austria & Denmark - Cost per parcel £19.00
ZONE 3:- Czech Republic, Italy, Slovakia & Spain - Cost per parcel £21.00
ZONE 4:- Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Slovenia & Lithuania - Cost per parcel £23.00
ZONE 5:- Bulgaria, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Romania & Serbia – Cost per parcel £42.00
This service will be for parcels over 2kg and the cost per parcel will be the same upto 30kg maximum - We can normally fit 10 to 15 x 1:18th scale models in one box. Any parcels less than 2kg will be sent using the Royal Mail Small Packets Recorded Delivery Airmail service.