Online Returns, Refunds and Cancellations Policy

Returns, Cancellations & Refund Policy.
This policy has been established to give you the comfort of knowing that, subject to the conditions set out below, if any product you purchase online from Adhesives and Sealants is found to be defective, or it does not meet your needs, Adhesives and Sealants will happily repair or replace the product, or offer you a refund or credit. This Policy includes the rights you have under the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act (see below) and provides you with benefits in addition to those rights, because your satisfaction is very important to us.

What is the Adhesives and Sealants returns Policy?
If you are not completely satisfied with a product you have purchased from us, you can return that product to us within a reasonable timeframe in a re-saleable condition since purchased and we will happily replace, repair within a reasonable timeframe or refund the original purchase price of that product provided the product and packaging is in its original condition and is re-saleable.
For example, any product that has been personalised, e.g. an identification tag that has been engraved, will not be accepted as a return unless it is faulty.

How do I return a product I purchased online?
If your product is faulty or you would like to return your item for other reason’s, please contact

Do I need to show receipts to return or refund a product?
Yes, proof of purchase must accompany all returns.
If you are returning your product from an online order to Adhesives and Sealants you will need your tax invoice.

What is Adhesives and Sealants delivery refund policy?
There are no refunds on delivery charges unless the item is faulty or sent incorrectly by Adhesives and Sealants and you are eligible for a refund. If your product is faulty or damaged in transit, we will replace the item and ship it at no additional cost to you.

The product I received is faulty or defective.
If you receive a faulty product from us or it is damaged in transit on delivery to you, you can return it to us and where our returns team will investigate. If the product is faulty we will replace the product with an identical product or a refund.

Can I exchange a product that was purchased online?
If you wish to exchange a product you may contact our Customer Service Team who will advise you on how to make your exchange as easy as possible.

How long will it take to receive a refund for a product purchased online?
To arrange a refund on your purchase, please contact our Sales Team who will assist you with returning the item for an exchange or refund. The refund can take up to 5 – 7 business days after it has been approved due to bank transaction time frames.

If I am unable to find my tax invoice can I use a bank statement as proof of purchase?
Unfortunately, Adhesives and Sealants Ltd cannot accept bank or credit card statements as proof of purchase.
If you have registered an online account with us you will have access to your purchase history and will be able to retrieve your invoice from there. Guest shoppers may contact our Sales for assistance, however copies of Tax Invoices will not be provided if lost or misplaced.

What are my rights under the NZ consumer law?
Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the NZ Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
Where a failure does not amount to a major failure, Adhesives and Sealants Ltd is entitled to choose between providing you with a repair, replacement, or other suitable resolution. Any cost incurred by you in returning the product to Adhesives and Sealants Ltd will be borne by you.