If you want your parcel to arrive before Christmas then here are some helpful dates for you. Please remember that we need to receive your order 2 working days before these last postage dates to give us time to process it.
UK Recommended Latest Posting Date
At Active Hands we send all your parcels 1st Class, so it’s just the one important date for our UK customers!
|Tuesday 21 December||1st Class|
International Standard & International tracking and signature services
For our worldwide customers here are your last posting dates. Please note that some of our parcels are delivered by courier so arrival dates may vary.
|Wednesday 1 December||Caribbean|
|Monday 6 December||Australia, Greece, Italy,|
New Zealand and Portugal
|Wednesday 8 December||Africa, Central and South America,|
Asia, Far and Middle East
|Friday 10 December||Cyprus, Malta and Sweden|
|Saturday 11 December||Eastern Europe (except|
Czech Republic, Poland and
|Monday 13 December||Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, |
Poland and USA
|Thursday 16 December||Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France,|
Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg,
Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Spain,
We wish that we could guarantee if you place an order before these dates your order will arrive in time but, with the current worldwide issues, we can’t. The earlier you are able to place your order the better. We have taken on new staff to try and ensure that we will get your parcels picked and packed quickly.
Active Hands Office Christmas Closure Times
The Active Hands office will be closed from 5pm Tuesday 21st December. Orders received after 12pm (GMT) on 21st December will not be processed until the New Year. The office will reopen on Tuesday 4th January 2022. You can still place your order during this time.
Why not head to our shop now to place your order now!