During the Covid-19 crisis, orders placed before 2:00PM EST (excluding public holidays and weekends) will despatch the day you order. Order placed on weekends and public holidays will be despatched the next business day.
Australia Post have advised, that due to the current conditions,they are experiencing significant delays due to limited flights, social distancing and increased parcel volumes. Express Post is still available but parcels may not be delivered next business day every time..
Shipping within Australia:
We ship your orders using the Australia Post eParcel service and charge the following for each service:
- Domestic DL Letter with Tracking: $2.95 suitable for smaller items
- Standard eParcel: $7.95
- Express eParcel: $9.95
- Express eParcel with Transit Cover: From $12.95
Domestic DL Letter with tracking has Scan on pickup and delivery only.
All eParcel deliveries require a signature at time of delivery. If you are not available at the time of delivery by Australia Post, a calling card will be left and your parcel will be taken to a Post Office near you for collection. If we have your parcel shipped by a courier, a signature is required and if you are not available to take delivery, a re-delivery fee may be charged.
N.B. If you have concerns with Australia Posts ability to deliver your order safely, only the Express eParcel with transit cover covers you for lost or damaged orders.
Australia Post Delivery Times (approximate)
|Approximate Delivery Times|
|Post Code||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|ACT/NSW||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|0200-0250||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|1000-1920||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2000-2249||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2250-2265||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2267-2278||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|2280-2300||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2302-2310||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2311-2469||2-4 business days||2-4 business days|
|2470||1-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|2471-2483||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|2484-2490||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|2500-2530||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2540-2551||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|2555-2574||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2575-2594||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|2600-2630||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2640-2732||3-6 business days||3-6 business days|
|2740-2786||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|2790-2880||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|2900-2920||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|VIC||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|3000-3210||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3211-3220||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3221-3334||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3335-3338||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3340||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3341-3349||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3350||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3353-3356||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3357-3425||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3427-3429||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3430-3442||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3450-3659||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3660-3661||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|3662-3749||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3750-3760||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3765-3767||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3770-3781||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3782||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3783-3784||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3785-3796||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3797-3800||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3802-3809||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3810||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3812-3821||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3825||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3831-3839||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3840-3844||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3845-3909||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3910-3915||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3916-3920||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3921-3925||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3926-3929||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|3930-3934||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3936-3944||3-6 business days||3-6 business days|
|3945-3974||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|3975-3977||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|3980-3999||1 business day||3-4 business days|
|QLD||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|4000-4209||1 business day||2 business days|
|4210-4299||1 business day||2 business days|
|4300-4349||1 business day||2 business days|
|4350-4383||1 business day||2 business days|
|4384||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4385-4428||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4430-4485||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4486-4487||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4488-4493||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4494-4498||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4500-4601||1 business day||2 business days|
|4602-4618||1 business day||3 business days|
|4610-4615||1 business day||3 business days|
|4619-4676||1-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4680||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4681-4699||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4700-4701||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4702||1-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4703||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4710-4729||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4730-4739||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|4740||1-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4741-4809||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4810-4815||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4816||2-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4817||1 business day||2-3 business days|
|4818||1-3 business days||2-3 business days|
|4820-4869||2-4 business days||2-4 business days|
|4870-4881||2-4 business days||3-4 business days|
|4890-4891||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|4892||6-11 business days||10-11 business days|
|9726||1 business day||2 business days|
|9728-9729||1 business day||2 business days|
|SA||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|5000-5199||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|5200-5799||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|5800-5999||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|WA||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|6000-6005||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|6006-6210||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|6220-6639||4-7 business days||6-7 business days|
|6640-6729||4-8 business days||6-8 business days|
|6731-6750||5-9 business days||7-9 business days|
|6751-6769||4-8 business days||6-8 business days|
|6770-6790||5-9 business days||7-9 business days|
|6800-6899||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|TAS||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|7000-7019||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|7020-7049||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|7050-7053||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|7054||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|7055||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|7056-7247||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|7248-7325||1 business day||5-6 business days|
|7326-7xxx||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|NT||Express Post||Standard eParcel|
|0810||3-6 business days||5-6 business days|
|0840-0869||10-14 business days||13-14 business days|
|0870-0879||5-9 business days||6-9 business days|
|0880-0886||10-14 business days||13-14 business days|
The Order process:
- Order placed.
- A confirmation email is sent to the email address as provided by the customer.
- Payment is confirmed by the Cheap Chips Team.
- Your order is picked and an email is sent to confirm the address and goods ordered are correct. Reply ASAP if there is an error that needs amending.
- The order is packed and order status amended to "Pending Dispatch".
- Approximately 5pm EST, an email is sent to the email address provided with tracking details.
- Your order status is amended to "Dispatched" after Australia Post and couriers have collected the orders.
What if we are not home to receive goods?
The Australia Post courier will leave a calling card and you will have approximately 10 days to collect your parcel from the Australia Post branch specified on the calling card.
Australia Post will not investigate overdue deliveries until 3 days after the due date. Delivery times are available at https://auspost.com.au/parcels-mail/delivery-times.html?ilink=tools-open-deliv-times. The from Postcode is 4170.
Collection of orders:
Orders are available for collection in the Brisbane 4152 area. You will need to be located in S.E.Qld to have the "Pick Up" option available. When you place the order for pick up, you'll receive an order confirmation. When the order has been processed and packed, you will be sent an email advising that your order is ready and where you can collect it from.
We only ship to Australian addresses and DO NOT ship overseas. Our products are largely covered by Australian warranties only, and only cover purchases from Australian addresses
You can view the status of your order by signing in to your account. The following is a brief description on order status.
- New: A new order that requires payment.
- Pick: Order has been paid and awaiting payment confirmation.
- Pack: Order has been confirmed and packed.
- Pending Dispatch: Order is awaiting collection by courier.
- Dispatched: Order has been collected by courier and is on the way to you.
- Hold: Order is placed on hold awaiting more information from purchaser.