Shopping and Ordering
Thank you for purchasing a product from us, Unichem Waiuku Pharmacy. We’re sure you won’t be disappointed. We care about the health and wellbeing of our patients. No matter how personal in nature a product may be, we provide a secure and private shopping experience for all products purchased from our pharmacy, and we do not store your credit card information.
How to Order
To order, visit the product page for the product you want to order, and click on the “Add to Cart” button. Once you are ready to purchase, click on Checkout.
We provide PayPal to process payments made by Visa, Mastercard and PayPal.
Getting Order Status
You will receive an e-mail once your order has shipped.
Shipping and Delivery
Shipping is $5 for local delivery (within 5km radius of 40 Queen St, Waiuku), $6 for urban New Zealand and $10 for rural New Zealand, and FREE for click and collect. We DO NOT ship internationally.
Shipping for orders over $150 is FREE
New Zealand urban orders are sent via New Zealand Post and rural orders via NZ Couriers.
Our delivery timeframe of 1-4 days for local delivery, 3 -5 working days for urban delivery and 5-10 working days for rural delivery are from the date that the order has been picked up by the courier, not from the time the order was placed. Once the order has left our premises we have no control over the delivery time.
If for any reason we do not have a product in-stock you will be contacted as soon as possible to advise you of any delay in delivering the product.
If you feel you need assistance with your product or just need a bit of advice, there are plenty of ways we can help. You can call us and ask to speak to the pharmacist on 09 235 9307 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can request to cancel your order through the Contact Us page within one hour of the order being placed. Any request received after that we will attempt to change but regret in most cases order packing and dispatch will already have taken place.
Returns and Exchanges
Our Pharmacy is committed to providing quality products to our customers. We are happy to accept returns if for any reason you are not completely satisfied with any product you have purchased online, provided the purchase was made within the last 7 days, the product is unopened and in original condition and the product is eligible for return.
You will need to contact us by phone on 09 235-9307 or by email at email@example.com You cannot return products that state they are non-returnable on the website unless it has been damaged during the delivery or the wrong product has been delivered. If you have changed your mind about a product, you may be eligible for an exchange or store credit note. However return of your product to us is at your own cost. If you choose this option the item must be returned undamaged or we will not be able to provide a refund. We will not be liable for the loss of any item being returned. We advise using tracked delivery. Please contact us to discuss your options.
If you would like to exchange your item please get in contact with us and we will confirm if the alternative item is available or not. If you have ordered the wrong product, contact us and we will see what we can do.
The best way to return products is in-store at Unichem Waiuku Pharmacy, 40 Queen St, Waiuku. It cannot be returned to any other Unichem or Life Pharmacy. Please bring in your online receipt as proof of purchase.
Some products will state that they cannot be returned, please be aware of these items they include (and a not limited to) medication, natural supplements, cosmetics, opened or used items, items sold on clearance. These cannot be returned unless faulty, expired or has caused an allergic reaction.
Please note that items declared as Dangerous Goods such as perfume, nail polish or remover, essential oils and aerosols can’t be returned via courier unless specifically declared to the courier company as Dangerous Goods.
Damaged, Lost or Defective products
If you suspect your product has been damaged during delivery please do not throw away the parcel or cover in which the product came as. Do not sign for the parcel from the courier company. Please contact us by phone or email and we will organise the return of the product for inspection and will endeavor to send you a replacement as soon as possible.
You must return to our Pharmacy within 10 days any products that are damaged, or notify us of any lost or incomplete deliveries so that we can inspect the products or lay claim against the carrier. Failure to do so will result in the claim being declined.
Our Pharmacy reserves the right to decide in its sole discretion whether it will accept the return of any products for credit, repair or replacement. Our Pharmacy will not accept return of any product that has been tampered with, where the damage has resulted from misuse or incorrect storage by the Customer or where the product is expressly sold on a no-returns basis. Where returned product is not accepted they will be returned to Customer at the Customer’s cost. Receipt by our Pharmacy of returned product does not constitute acceptance for any purposes.
Where legally obligated, we will meet our obligations under all relevant consumer protection laws and any product which is faulty, damaged, or expired can be returned at any time for a full refund, including the cost of shipping.
Where a product is eligible for a refund, we will endeavor to refund you within 10 working days.