Shipping and Returns
We do our best to process our orders as fast as possible. If the ordered stock is available we post out the orders every business day at 4pm.
With certain stock, we may have to transfer it from warehouse to warehouse prior to posting it to you, so we need at least 1-2 days transfer time.
If the product is out of stock, it will show as "pre-order" on the website and as soon as the product is available it will be posted to you.
For Australian Domestic Orders we use:
- Australia Post eParcel - Standard Post (3-7 days average delivery times )
- Australia Post eParcel - Express Post (2-3 days average delivery times )
- Star Track (2-3 days average delivery times )
- Toll Express (2-3 days average delivery times )
- Couriers Please (3-7 days average delivery times )
- DHL Express (2-3 days average delivery times )
For International Orders we use:
- Australia Post Express Courier (5-7 days average delivery times )
- DHL Express (3-5 days average delivery times )
- Fedex Express (3-5 days average delivery times )
- DHL ETS (For larger heavier orders) (8-14 days average delivery times )
- UPS (For larger heavier orders) (6-8 weeks average delivery times )
* Days quoted are estimated in business days, excluding weekends and holidays
When you pay for postage on our website your paying for the Carrier Service fee and we are quoting you the Carrier Services delivery times. Please allow us at least 1-2 days to pick, pack your order and deliver it to the carrier. When possible we will do this faster, however there are times were we will require full processing time to complete your order.
Returns are only accepted if purchased through alkalinesuperfoods.com.au. We are unable to process returns or refunds for Third Party Retailer purchases.
You can return your unopened merchandise to our warehouse up to 15 days from the purchase date. You must first receive a Return Authorization Notice from Customer Service by contacting us .
Items returned without a completed Return Authorization Notice will not be refunded, nor will it be re-shipped to you.
Shipping charges are not refundable. The cost of shipping returned products to our Warehouse and re-ordering a replacement item is the responsibility of the customer.
Please note that all free items are final sale. There will be no refunds or exchanges given for free items.
If the item(s) you ordered are defective or shipped incorrectly, please contact us within 48 hours with your order number, name, address, and telephone number – we will require a photo and any details in order to review your claim.
TRADE SHOW, EXPO, PROMOTIONAL EVENTS RETURN POLICY
Please note that all item(s) purchased from the Alkaline Superfoods booth at any trade show event that we attend is final sale. There will be no returns or exchanges on these item(s).
SALE ITEM(S) RETURN POLICY
Please note any sale items purchased are FINAL sale. There will be no returns or exchanges on these items.
HOW TO RETURN YOUR ITEM(S)
- Pack the item(s) safely and securely in the original product packaging (if possible). Please include all paperwork, tags, parts, and accessories. All items must be returned in good condition to ensure credit.
- Before sending your return shipment, please remove any and all labels from the outside of the shipping box/package.
- Send the return package to the following address:
Alkaline Superfoods Returns
PO Box 271
Highpoint City, VIC 3032
- All return shipping charges must be prepaid. We do not accept C.O.D. deliveries.
- It is recommended that you use Australia Post for domestic returns and FedEx or DHL for international returns.
- Keep the Return Tracking Number for your return package to monitor delivery status.
- You can expect a refund in the same form of payment originally used for the purchase, within 30 days of our receiving the returned order. Please Note: We will process your credit immediately upon receipt of the returned product. However, refunds may take up to one billing cycle to appear on your credit card statement.
- Credit for gift returns will be issued to the original purchaser.
- Shipping charges and sales tax on shipping are not refundable.
- You will be refunded the return shipping cost if the return is a result of a manufacturing defect or shipping error.
RETURNS AND EXCHANGES FAQ
What happens if I receive a damaged item during shipping?
We take great measures to ensure that packages arrive to you not only quickly, but in perfect condition! Unfortunately, in rare cases items may be damaged during shipment. We understand your frustration and we will do everything we can to exceed your expectations.
To receive a replacement please contact us us immediately with a picture of the damaged item within 24 hours of order receipt and let us know your name, order number, telephone number, and the item that was damaged. We will then ship a replacement for the damaged item(s) immediately if your claim is approved.
What happens if I receive the wrong item?
Not a problem! Simply contact us immediately with a picture of the incorrect product within 24 hours of order receipt and let us know your name, order number, telephone number, and the item that was received with the size and color. We will check inventory, and once confirmed with our warehouse, ship a replacement for the correct item(s) immediately. We will also email a prepaid return shipping label or make pick-up arrangements with you to retrieve the wrong item(s). However, if you placed the order for the item(s) more than 15 days ago, we are unable to accept the return.
Can I return or exchange a product that has not been opened?
We want to make sure you always have exactly what you want. If you change your mind on a product you ordered and haven't yet opened it, we can give you a refund as long as the item is returned within 15 days from the date of purchase. We do not do exchanges. To make a return, please contact us. We'll need your name, order number, telephone number, and reason for return.
Can I return a product that I already opened?
We want to make sure that you are always satisfied. If you ever wish to return an item that you've opened or used, we will need to determine the reason. To make a return, please contact us. We'll need your name, order number, telephone number, and a reason for the return. If your return qualifies, we'll email you a "Return Authorization" form. Returns or refunds will not be processed without a completed Return Authorization Notice. Items returned without a Return Authorization Notice will NOT be refunded, nor re-shipped to you.
When will I receive my refund?
If you are receiving a refund from us for any reason, it will be processed once the item(s) has been received at our warehouse in original condition, unused with original tags and labels, and in re-sellable condition within 30 business days. We will process your credit immediately upon receipt of the returned product. However, refunds may take up to one billing cycle to appear on your credit card statement. The amount will be refunded back to the account used in the original purchase.