Delivery Information

COVID-19 UPDATE

We are still open for business!

All orders received before 12pm will be processed and dispatched the same day (excluding Saturday and Sunday)


General Information

Working Days are Monday - Friday. For an order placed on a Friday before 3pm, the next working day is Monday. For an order placed on a Friday after 3pm, the next working day is Tuesday.

All orders received before 3pm will be processed and dispatched the same day (excluding Saturday and Sunday)

Deliveries are not made on Bank Holidays (including Good Friday). The delivery will be made the next working day.

Some products are an exception to this as they are dispatched direct from our suppliers and will have a longer delivery time. If this is the case then the dispatch time will be clearly stated on the product page and Next Day Express Delivery will not be an option.


Click and Collect

All orders may be collected from our premises for free of charge.

Our address is: Gift By Post, c/o Leek Post Office, 9 High Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 5DZ

Our opening hours are: Mon: - Fri 9am - 5.30pm, Sat: 9am - 2pm


Royal Mail Delivery

All of our items are sent using Royal Mail, (except Tracked 2-3 working days**, please see below).

If delivery is attempted by Royal Mail and nobody is in to receive the delivery, a card will be left and the package will be returned to the sorting office to await re-delivery instructions or collection.

If the package is not redirected or collected within the allotted time the package will eventually be returned to us. For an item to be re-sent, you will need to pay the delivery charges again.


Parcel Force Delivery

Items sent Tracked 2-3 working days** are sent using Parcel Force.

If delivery is attempted by Parcel Force and nobody is in to receive the delivery, a card will be left and the package will be returned to either the local Depot or your local Post Office. Please see the card left for details.


Delivery Times and Charges

For orders under £30:

Royal Mail 2nd Class: 2-3 Working Days: £2.99

Royal Mail 1st Class: 1-2 Working Days: £3.99

Next Working Day Tracked*: Guaranteed Next Working Day: £7.99

*Please note that orders to the following postcodes will take 2 working days:

HS2, PA78, ZE2 and ZE3 

*Please note that orders to the following postcodes will take 3 working days:

KW16, KW17 AND PH30


For orders of £30 and over - 

Royal Mail 2nd Class: 2-3 Working Days: FREE

Royal Mail 1st Class: 1-2 Working Days: £3.99

Next Working Day Tracked*: Guaranteed Next Working Day: £7.99

*Please note that orders to the following postcodes will take 2 working days:

HS2, PA78, ZE2 and ZE3 

*Please note that orders to the following postcodes will take 3 working days:

KW16, KW17 AND PH30


All orders (of any value) that are over 2kg in weight:

Royal Mail 2nd Class: 2-3 Working Days: FREE (but may be split into separate parcels)

Tracked 2-3 working days**: 2-3 Working Days**: £7.99

**Please note that orders to the following postcodes will take 3-5 working days:

AB30-31,33-38,41-45,51-56,63, DD8-10, FK8 3, FK17-21, HS1-9, IV1-28,30-32,36,40-56,63, KA27-28, KW1-3,5-17, PA20-49,60-78,80,  PH10-11,13-14, PH17-26,30-44,49-50, TD15 2, TR21-25, ZE1-3


International Delivery

Orders for overseas are all sent International Priority by Royal Mail. A reference number will be obtained that will inform us of when your item has been received.

The cost for this service up to 2kg is £19.99

Orders take usually 5 working days to arrive, but can take longer depending on the Destination Country's postal service.

If your order is over 2kg you will need to split your order into two transactions, as we do not post items over 2kg Internationally.

Please note we do also have size restrictions for International Shipments, we will contact you if there are any issues with your order.

It is the Buyer's responsibility to check if any Customs will be due on goods into their Country, and Gift By Post will not be held liable for any additional charges made. Gift By Post are not responsible for any import duty and taxes that may be incurred, it is the buyers responsibility to declare any such purchases.