Delivery Information

At Scale Models HQ we understand that all modellers want their new purchase as soon as possible which is why we have put together a comprehensive range of delivery options for you to choose from. 

All orders placed by 1pm (GMT) Monday through Friday will be dispatched on the same day. Any orders placed after this time or on Saturday, Sundays or Bank Holidays will be dispatched the following business day.

Below you will find a breakdown of our delivery options, estimated delivery times and prices. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Please note estimated delivery refers to the delivery time once dispatched.


UK Delivery

Delivery Option Estimated Delivery Time  Price
Saver Delivery 3 to 7 working days
Standard Delivery 2 to 4 working days
FREE Saver Delivery* 3 to 7 working days FREE
Next Day Delivery 1 working day
Collect from SMHQ** 1 working day FREE

 *FREE Saver Delivery is available on orders over the value of £50 excluding delivery

**Collections from SMHQ are strictly by appointment only. A member of the SMHQ team will be in touch via email or phone once your order is ready to collect.


European Delivery

Delivery Option Estimated Delivery Time Price
Standard Delivery 3 to 5 working days
Express Delivery 2 to 4 working days



Delivery Option
Estimated Delivery Time Price
Standard Delivery 7 to 10 working days
Express Delivery 2 to 7 working days


Delayed Deliveries

The above estimated delivery times are provided by our selected delivery partners and are a guide and are not guaranteed. In addition, please note that some delays are occurring to delivery services worldwide due to;


Customs delays in Europe due to Brexit

If you have an urgent UK order, when we recommend you select our Next Day Delivery option to ensure you receive your order the next working day (provide your order is placed by 1pm). Please note our delivery partners do not consider an item to be lost until 10 working days after the expected delivery date.

Signature Release

If you’d prefer not to sign for your delivery, you can remove the signature reimplement. Please note that if you choose to remove this option, Scale Models HQ nor our delivery partners can be held responsible for any loss or damage that may occur once your order has been delivered. 

Taxes & Duties

Orders placed outside of the UK may incur import duties or customs charges. Scale Models HQ is not liable for any import duties or taxes charged by Customs. Please contact your local Customs Office for more information on what charges may apply. Failure to pay import duties / customs charges and accept delivery will incur additional charges from us should any items be returned.