Delivery Information

Before you order its important to note that some of our products are not available for home delivery, this is to protect the product from delivery issues. Each product page will display a notice if a product is not available for delivery, you will however be able to reserve any product for collection from our store.

Delivery is priced in serveral way based on weight.

  

Delivery Days

We post dry goods Monday-Friday, but due to courier restrictions we only post LIVESTOCK on a  Wednesday or Thursday.

  

Adding to Your Order

If you already have an order with us that has not yet been despatched you may add additional items to your order without any additional postage cost. Please select the appropriate delivery option at the checkout, Please note if you do not have an existing order or your order has already been despatched you will be contacted in regards to payment or cancellation of the additional order.

 

Collection

Collection is available from our depot in Clayton Le Moors, Lancashire, United Kingdom, please select the appropriate delivery method at the checkout and contact us to arrange a suitable collection date.

 

Returns

We do everything we can to ensure that each coral leaves our facility as healthy as possible. We use the highest quality packaging materials for this and keep excellent contacts with our shipping service providers so that valuable animals reach you safely.  Please check your order for any damage as soon as you receive it. If damage is visible on the corals, please take photos and inform us immediately via email on sales@krakencoral.co.uk

 

Dead on Arrival Guarantee

We have close to a 99% success rate when shipping corals with our packing techniques!

We guarantee live arrival with a signature upon delivery. Someone must be present to sign for the package. We ship all our corals on a before 12Noon delivery unless higher prority shipping is selected at the checkout. We cannot be responsible for DOA when the product has been returned to the sorting / parcel office because you were not in to sign for the item.

If there are DOA* corals, we must receive notification of DOA* coral(s) at  doa@krakencorals.co.uk within four 4 hours of delivery.

Within 8 hours we must receive a clear picture of DOA* coral(s). We may request to have the coral skeleton sent back to us. Its also important that any packaging / packaging damage is photographed should a claim against the couriers be required for mis handling our parcels.

Because shipping stress may cause corals to change colours or be damaged, we may ask you to allow a period of time for the coral to come back, and then be evaluated for DOA.  Some products such as zoa and acans make take some aclimatisation before they fully open please take this into consideration when contacting us regarding a DOA.

If you do receive a DOA coral we will happily replace the coral if possible, if the coral is not available for replacement we will issue a store credit for coral purchase only (store credit valid for 6 moths after purchase), shipping is nonrefundable.