Ordering Methods

There are many ways to place your order online, we are here to help.

Branch Network

Quality products, great prices - for all your needs.

Production Packaging

We supply parts in industry standard packaging types

Your local Branch

Click region and select your local branch from the list

Large Orders

If you have a large order, we can help you reduce the cost.

Forward Orders

Schedule orders to be delivered on different dates

Quotes Online

Manage and request your quotes online

Extended Range

Even if we don't stock it, we'll do our best to source it for you.

Purchasing Manager

Manage your company buying across multiple users with our system


There are many ways to place your order online, we are here to help

Export Orders

Hassle free export from the UK

Delivery Methods

Get your order when you want it

Parcel Tracking

Track your order's progress

Product Returns

Return your purchase for a replacement or refund

My Account

Manage your order, quotes, track parcels, update details and more

Account Opening

Open an RS cash or credit account

Invoice & Payment

Keep track of all your invoices and payments

Consolidated Monthly Summary

Summarise all your RS account activity per month


Improve purchasing efficiency with seamless system-to-system invoicing


Maintain compliance and ensure the accuracy of your measurements.

RS Product Support

We’ve got a wealth of experience and knowledge for the support you need


Online community of technical experts and free design tools

Environmental Services

We've got a range of services to suit your needs

Delivery Methods


You can have it when you want it

What is it?

Dependable delivery next working day, same working day, or on a specific day within the next 12 months.

  • Free Next working day delivery online:

Free next working day delivery for online orders placed Monday - Friday before 8:30pm and 4pm on Saturdays. Excludes Extended Range products and Guaranteed pre 9am & 10am delivery.*

We will aim to deliver your order between 7am and 5.30pm the next working day.

  • Next working day delivery offline:

All orders placed via telephone/ fax will be subject to a small order handling charge of £4.95 for orders below £20. (business account customers and private customers are subject to this charge). Exclusions apply*

We will aim to deliver your order between 7am and 5.30pm the next working day.

  • Same day courier:

Our low cost service, available 24/7 for those urgent orders, guaranteed to save you time and money.

Courier delivery services for those emergencies (may not be available in some locations) and with only one charge no matter what size your order. Prices start from just £10.

This service is only available over the phone, speak to a customer service agent to arrange your courier service.

Call: 08457 201201

Available to all RS Business Account holders, excludes Extended Range and Calibrated Products.

  • Time guaranteed deliveries: 

Pay one fixed cost to get your order when you want when you place your order before 8.30pm (Mon - Fri) and 4pm on saturday

Time your delivery between:

7am - 9am (Monday - Friday) - £19.95 + VAT
8am - 10am (Monday - Friday) - £14.95 + VAT
8am - 10am (Saturday) - £19.95 + VAT

  • Consolidate Delivery: when arranged in advance, multiple orders placed during the day can be delivered in one easy delivery. Perfect for reducing the number of parcels being handled.

To set up a consolidated delivery contact your local RS Sales Manager or visit your local Trade Counter. Details are on our Trade Counter Network page.

  • Trade Counter collection: call or order online and request to pick up your parcel from any of our 16 Trade Counters 

How does it help me?

  • Saves money: next-day delivery is free* and same-day is priced very competitively
  • Purchasing efficiency: get your product as quickly as possible
  • Peace of mind: knowing you'll get your delivery on time
  • Helps with time management: because you can be sure your product will arrive at a time that suits you.

Choose the delivery option you need when you're placing your order

* Delivery restrictions apply in some areas, contact Customer Services on 08457 201201 for more information. 
Extended Range products are excluded from the Free Next Working Day Delivery service, normal delivery times are 5 - 10 workings days and a delivery charge may be applied to orders where the total value of the Extended Range  product(s) is below £100.
Calibrated products and large goods are still subject to free delivery but cannot be delivered for next working day.
Guaranteed pre 9am and 10am delivery is a premium delivery services and subject to a charge,

Timed guaranteed delivery applies to stocked products only, is available to RS Account Holders and excludes Extended Range products and the free online delivery offer.