Delivery Information

We aim to do our best to get your order to you as soon as possible. We have various options available and these can be selected at the Checkout process. Delivery times are dependant on stock situation, type of product and whether the product has any transport regulations that need to be adhered too. 

We supply throught out the UK, Europe, USA, Canada and Australia. If your Country is not available please contact us and we will happily advice of the shipping costs. Due to Health and Safety or Transport Restrictions some of our products are unable to be dispatched outside of the UK.

 Delivery options  

Standard Delivery Option STANDARD DELIVERY - We aim to deliver UK orders within 2 to 5 days from receipt of your order.  
For destinations outside of the UK delivery times may be extended dependant on order destination. 
Next Day Delivery Option NEXT DAY DELIVERY - This is an Express Next Day Service and applies to most parts of the UK. 
An order cut-off time applies which is currently 12:30pm. A small surcharge will be applied to the standard charges.
Collect from Somerset Solders COLLECT IN STORE - If you wish to collect from us then that can easily be arranged. We ask that you contact us first to check on product availability and opening hours.  
Delivery times a little longer POSSIBLE NON-STD DELIVERY - Though we hold many products in stock, some items may take longer to deliver. This may apply for example to some sizes and colours of ESD Clothing and also ESD Abeba Shoes. Also larger items such as Treston Workbenches, Trolleys and Industrial ovens will be a non-standard delivery.
Special Delivery for Liquids RESTRICTED TRANSPORT PRODUCT - Some products require alternative shipping carriers. Items such as fluxes will be dispatched this way. We do not ship outside of the UK.
Heavy Item Shipping HEAVY SHIPMENT - Heavy products will have additional shipping costs due to the weight or product bulk. IMPORTANT - We do suggest that care is taken when handling these products.



Delivery Charges

Shipping costs are price banded according to total order value. Carriage cost is shown in (brackets).


Zone 1 - England, Wales & Central Scotland
0 - £25 (£4.95)
up to £75 (£8.50)
up to £500 (£11.50)
up to £1000 (£15.00)
more than £1000 Free 

Zone 2 - North Scotland, Northern Ireland, Scottish Isles, Isle of Man
0 - £25 (£7.50)
£25 - £75 (£15.00)
£75 - £500 (£22.50)
£500+ (£25.00) 

Zone 3 - Republic of Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Guernsey, Jersey
0 - £25 (£10.00)
£25 - £75 (£15.00)
£75 - £500 (£25.00)
£500+ (£30.00) 

Zone 4 - Austria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden
0 - £25 (£12.50)
£25 - £75 (£17.50)
£75 - £500 (£27.50)
£500+ (£30.00) 

Zone 5 - Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Greece, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Norway, Romania, Switzerland, Turkey
0 - £25 (£12.50)
£25 - £75 (£22.50)
£75 - £500 (£30.00)
£500+ (£37.50)

Zone 9 - Australia, Brazil, Canada, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, New Zealand & USA
0 - £75 (£25.00)
£75 - £250 (£40.00)
£250 - £600 (£60.00)


We reserve the right to delay despatch for a number of reasons, including performing any necessary credit or anti-fraud checks, or procedures to ensure that payment has been received in cleared funds in full. Where despatch is delayed for such reasons, the Company will use reasonable endeavours to inform the Customer. Somerset Solders Ltd will not be responsible for delays in the delivery caused by any third party.