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Shipping Dept is CLOSED January 27 to February 16
Shipping Dept is CLOSED January 27 to February 16

FAQ's about Shipping and Postage

How much does it cost to ship my order?

Until January 25, 2023 we are offering Free Shipping on Orders over $150 shipping within Canada

After January 25 we will again charge for shipping because we always charge for shipping. ALSO - the Shipping Dept will be closed January 27 to February 16, 2023. 

As you move through the Checkout process you will be presented with the shipping cost prior to finalizing your purchase. Postage costs are based on actual Canada Post rates based on the weight of your order and to where it is being shipped.

Shipping to the USA: Your postage cost will be calculated upon checkout based on the dimensional weight of the items in your order and to where the order is shipping. These rates come directly from Canada Post in cooperation with USPS. Duties may be levied on shipments to the US. The customer is responsible to pay any charges.

If my order is a gift for someone else can you ship it to them directly?

Yes of course! During Checkout you will be invited to enter both a Billing address and a Shipping address (if different). You are also welcome to include a brief personal message to be included with your gift.

Can I have my order shipped to another address in Canada?

Absolutely. The Shopping Cart Check Out process allows you to Bill to your address and Ship To another. Only one shipping address is allowed per order.
Can I have my order shipped to another address in the United States?
Absolutely. Use the Ship To option during Check Out. Your shipping charges will be calculated using live rates from our carriers. Canadians are welcome to ship to addresses in the US and Americans to Canada!
Can I have my order shipped to another address somewhere else in the world?
No - sorry. We only ship within North America.
How is my package shipped to me?
Gingerbread World uses Canada Post. Packages being mailed within Canada will take 5 to 7 days to arrive at their destination. Packages mailed to the US always ship Canada Post/USPS or UPS and take 8-12 days to arrive. A tracking number is provided in your Shipping Notification email when you order online.

Will I get a tracking number?

Yes! When we ship your order you will receive an email with the carrier and tracking number and a link to their tracking site so you can follow your package.