Freight Policy – effective 1st January 2021

1.Freight Charges on Purchases


Standard road freight is included for all purchases where;


1.1   The total order value is over $100AUD.

1.2   Where the total order value is less than $100 a handling and shipping fee of $15 will be added to the final order value.

1.3   The freight provider is chosen by PAVT

1.4   All orders that include free shipping will be shipped in full or in part shipped at the choice of PAVT.

1.5   Delivery Schedules are subject to availability

1.6   For account customers their account must be current, for NON account holders PAVT must be in receipt of cleared funds prior to dispatch.


2.Delivery Conditions


2.1   If the specified consignee is unavailable to accept the goods, anyone at the delivery address will be presumed to be authorised to receive the goods on the consignee’s behalf.

2.2   Alternate Transport methods will be at customers cost

2.3   Our freight companies will not leave goods unsigned for. Please specify delivery times to avoid additional charges

2.4   ETA’s on items being delivered are estimates only and cannot guaranteed


3.  Additional Freight Charges


3.1   If no one is in attendance at time of delivery and a card is left, this will incur an additional fee invoiced separately

3.2   re-delivery of item to a different address than that specified on original PO will incur an additional fee invoiced separately

3.3   refusal at delivery point will incur a re-delivery fee.

3.4   Any order that is part shipped at the request of the customer will incur an additional freight charge.


4.  Expedited Freight.


4.1   International Freight, PAVT reserves the right to bring in items from suppliers in the most economical way. This will be advised at either quote stage or time of placing order. If you require this to be expediated a fee may be incurred. Please discuss this with your Account Manager

4.2   Local Freight. Goods can be shipped if required via an expedited service. The additional cost of expedited shipping within Australia will be added to the invoice for goods, alternately you may organise your own freight.