Delivery Info

The Tea House Shipping

We Ship Worldwide

Free standard UK delivery for orders over £35

Standard Shipment:

We use Royal Mail to despatch the majority of our orders and we aim to ship your order within 48 hours of it being received (excluding weekends & UK public holidays). We ship UK orders by First Class post.

Please note that our STANDARD SHIPPING option is not tracked therefore we will not be able to provide you with a tracking ID. 

You should expect to receive your order within

- 2 - 5 days - UK
3 - 7 days - Europe
5 - 14 days - Rest of World

Please note, however, that delays do occur for reasons beyond our control and so delivery can take longer than the time quoted above. UK orders may can take up to 10 working days to be delivered from the expected delivery date whereas international orders can take up to 25 working days from the expected delivery date.

Shipments to Italy - We are currently experiencing delays to orders sent to Italy. We strongly urge Italian customers to choose the International Tracked & Signed option to ensure quick & safe delivery of your order

Delivery Charges:

Our delivery charges are calculated by weight and size of the full package being shipped to you and will show at check out before you pay.

UK orders under 1kg: £3.40.
UK orders under 1-2kg: £5.50
Free standard UK delivery for orders over £35

Europe orders under 500g: £3.80 - £5.80
Europe orders 501g-1kg: £7.20 - £8.60
Europe orders under 1.01-1.5kg:  £9.85 - £11.10
Europe orders under 1.51-2kg: £12.30 - £13.45 

Additional UK Delivery Options:

  • Signed For: You can choose a “Signed For” service on any order at the check out. This is a tracked service.
  • Special Delivery Guaranteed*:  You can choose "Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm" service for mainland UK orders (this is excluding the Saturday guaranteed service and UK Bank Holidays). *Orders must be placed by 1pm to qualify for Special Delivery Guaranteed Next Day delivery. *Please note orders placed on a Friday will not be sent via the Saturday Guarantee Service, and therefore may not be delivered on Monday - please contact us if you require this service and we will do our best to accommodate your request. Special Delivery Guaranteed delivery orders placed on Saturday & Sunday will be despatched on Monday for a Tuesday delivery (excluding bank holidays). We reserve the right to temporarily suspend this service. 

Please contact us on if you would like to discuss any alternative delivery options.

Additional International/non-UK Delivery Options:

For shipments outside of the UK, we send orders via Royal Mail Standard Airmail ('Standard Delivery' option at check-out)

Customers can choose International Tracking and Signature services at the check out, dependent on delivery destination. Royal Mail Tracking and Signature services aim to deliver to Europe within 3-5 working days, and worldwide within 5-10 working days.

Shipments to Italy - We are currently experiencing delays to orders sent to Italy. We strongly urge Italian customers to choose the International Tracked & Signed option to ensure quick & safe delivery of your order.

Customs and Duty Charges

There are no customs or duty charges applied to deliveries in the EU (European Union).
Outside the EU such charges may apply.   Please check with your local customs department.   You will be responsible for paying any customs duties, taxes and import charges applicable to your delivery.

Delivery Terms

We will despatch your order to the address you provide us when placing your order. 
You agree that we will not be responsible for failure to deliver if you have supplied us with an incorrect or incomplete address.
You agree that we will not be responsible for failure for you to receive your order if it is sent to a public destination e.g. workplace/college.
Please Note: Services are subject to the Royal Mail's Service. You can get daily updates on their Service Status here. Delays may be experienced during busy periods.