Last Christmas posting dates, December 2021

Monday 6 Australia, Greece, Italy, New Zealand and Portugal
Wednesday 8 Africa, Central and South America, Asia, Far and Middle East
Friday 10 Cyprus, Malta and Sweden
Saturday 11 Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia), Turkey
Monday 13 Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Poland and USA
Thursday 16 Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Tuesday 21 United Kingdom

COVID: please be aware delivery times may be longer than usual, see Royal Mail service updates for more information.

FREE standard delivery on
- UK orders over £50
- Rest of the world orders over £100

We use Royal Mail as our standard service. Please note there is no tracking information for these packages. If that’s something you require, you must choose Signed For, International Tracked or UPS/courier services at checkout.

We aim to send orders within two business days. You will be notified when your order is despatched.

Estimated delivery times
Western Europe: three business days
Eastern Europe: five business days
Other countries: seven to ten business days

If your item doesn’t arrive in the estimated time we urge you to check with neighbours and look through any stacks of unopened mail.

If you haven't received your order after 28 working days from dispatch, please email

Herb Lester Associates is not responsible for any customs, duties or other fees that may be incurred importing goods into your country of residence. Herb Lester Associates is also not responsible for any lost, stolen or damaged packages.