Shipping / Insurance And Storage
Shipping Charges/ Storage
WVA'S shipping to Mainland UK will be £9.50 per delivery for parcels 10kg and below, Parcels above 10kg will be charged at DHL shipping rate, please see the Shipping Rates PDF below.
Shipping outside the UK will be charged by Package Weight and Destination at the Courier Rate.
Due to Brexit shipping to the EU may now Incur import charges/VAT to your shipping destination. The buyer is responsible for checking and paying these import fees for there respective countries before bidding.
Refunds will not be given for returned parcels due to non payment of these fees.
Guidance on shipping zones and charges can be found in the PDF below:
When Checking out to pay for your Bottles the website will default to Shipping costs with Courier Insurance at 3% of the Hammer Price. If you do not wish to Insure your Parcels then Please choose Normal Courier Delivery Option. Insurance is advised.
If lots are shipped and something happens during courier transit, WVA will not be held responsible or entertain making a claim against the courier company for uninsured items. Items are insured against Breakage and loss NOT LEAKAGE.
Bottles can be stored at WVA for a small fee of £4.00 per order. (This is a one off payment per order)
A Late Payment Fee of 3% of the Hammer Price will be added to all orders not paid within 3 days (72 hours) of Auction end. Please pay Promptly.
DHL COLLECTION FROM YOUR DOOR T&C'S :-
WVA Whisky Auctions will offer free DHL collection from your door for bottle/s worth £1000.00 or more in total. Bottle/s worth less than this will be charged a £9.50 fee for collection. If you require insurance for your bottles then this must be asked for, and will be at the senders expense.
SHIPPING AND INSURANCE INFORMATION TO THE USA:-
WVA ships to the following states in the USA :- ALASKA, CALIFORNIA, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, IDAHO, LOUISIANA, NEBRASKA, NEW MEXICO, NEW YORK, OREGON, VIRGINIA, WYOMING, VERMONT, MAINE, MASSACHUSETTS, RHODE ISLAND, CONNETICUT, NEW JERSEY, DELAWARE, MARYLAND, TEXAS, FLORIDA
If the insurance option is chosen when shipping to the USA your parcel will only be insured for its journey within the UK to the 3rd party logistics, Once the parcel leaves the UK it will not be insured.