Frequently Asked Questions
Who should I contact to discuss a returns request?
Please contact our returns dept on 01282 451 463
How should I return goods purchased online from www.swiftshoes.co.uk?
You can return your goods by a number of different services providing the goods arrive at out premises in the condition supplied.
Courier: any recognised courier service which offers signed for delivery.
Royal Mail: please ensure that the parcel is sent registered delivery.
Please keep your proof of postage or return receipt for reference.
How will I be refunded?
If the original order was paid for by debit or credit card, the refund will be automatically made to your card. The same will apply to any orders paid for by cheque, the refund will be returned to you by cheque. If the instruction is simply to exchange the goods then, providing that we were at fault in supplying the original goods, we will despatch your goods at our expense. In this instance please ensure that your exchange instructions are clearly supplied at the time of the return.
Package goods for return
Please, wherever possible return the goods in the original box. If this is not possible, please ensure that the shoes or boots are boxed and packed with a suitable protective material, ensure the box is then securely packaged.
Will I be charged to return my parcel?
We will refund your postage costs if the goods are defective, if you simply do not want the goods you will still be liable to cover the postage cost.
Preventing your goods going missing in transit
We recommend, wherever possible, you use a courier with a signed for facility or registered post. If you choose to post, please ensure you have the certificate of postage that was issued by the Post Office at the time of returning the parcel, please send the certificate to our returns department.
In your returns letter please include: the colour required, style and size of the shoes you have returned. Please also indicate the date that the goods were returned and the address of the Post Office used to return the goods if applicable.
What is your returns policy for overseas orders?
Our Guarantee applies to all purchases so if you wish to return goods to us you must do so within 17 days of receipt of goods.
If I wish to speak to someone direct about my order which phone number should I use?
Please call +44 01282 451463 from overseas.
What currency do you accept?
Swift & Co is a UK company and all our prices are show in pounds sterling (GBP), although our website will provide a conversion. If you are paying by credit/debit card your payment will be charged in pounds sterling. Your bank will convert the amount back to your local currency. Currency exchange rates will determine the amount you are charged.
Can I pay in US Dollars?
We do not accept any other currency other than pounds (GPB) sterling as payment.
Do customs charges apply?
Certain countries outside the EU apply import duties from customs. We recommend you contact your local customs office for further information.
Do orders sent overseas have VAT applied?
If you are within the European Union you will pay VAT. Any VAT will be deducted from orders sent to locations outside of the EU.
What is your expected delivery times for overseas order?
For standard product we would normally expect an order to be dispatched within 48 hours for both UK and overseas orders. However occasionally during peak times we may be out of stock. In this period we will endeavour to dispatch your shoes within 7 working days. This applies to regular product and for ‘own design’ interchange shoes also.