How to shop & place an order
Do I need an account to place an order?
No, all you need is an email address. We recommend that you register for an account to start adding pieces to your Wishlist, but, you can also place and track orders as a guest and sign up at a time that suits you.
I have forgotten my password: what should I do?
Simply follow the 'Forgot your password?’ link on our Sign In page and enter your email address. You’ll then receive an email to reset your password.
How do I receive Farfetch email updates?
Stay informed of new arrivals, trends and exclusive promotions by entering your email address at the bottom of our homepage. You can then manage your email preferences under ‘My Account’.
How do I place an order on your site?
It's easy! Here’s how:
Choose a category or designer from the top navigation menu or search to explore a specific style or trend.
Select your desired piece and click ‘Add to bag’. Once you've added all items, it's time to checkout under ‘Summary’.
Sign in to your account or, if you've not yet created one, proceed via guest checkout.
Enter your address, payment method and delivery details to complete your order. That's it – we'll confirm the order and it will be carefully prepared and shipped to you, with updates every step of the way.
Can I place an order over the phone?
Sure! Our friendly Customer Service Advisors are happy to assist you with this.
Where can I find size & fit advice?
Click on ‘Size Guide’ on the item’s page to view our conversion chart. We also provide fit information and model measurements for each style under the ‘Size & Fit’ tab.
Can I cancel my Farfetch order or make changes to it?
Yes, you might be able to cancel some items before we prepare your order. Just head to 'Orders & Returns', or click here if you placed an order as a guest. We can't add items to an existing order, but you can place a new order for any additional pieces. You can find more info in our Return & Refunds Policy.
Farfetch pricing & payment
Why is Farfetch pricing special?
It's down to our unique business model. At Farfetch, you are shopping pieces from our luxury brands and partners worldwide, expertly curated for you by our team. Prices are determined by each Farfetch partner, so the price of the same item may vary depending on where it's coming from and your location. That's also why placing an item in your shopping bag or Wishlist won't reserve it at a particular price.
Although we don’t have any control over price variation, we will always offer you the best price available to your destination at the time of purchase. To view the most accurate prices, select your delivery destination at the top left corner of our site.
Please note: Placing an item in your shopping bag or wishlist does not reserve it at a particular price.
Which currencies can I shop in?
This is determined by your shipping destination and will be displayed at checkout before completing your purchase. If your local currency is unavailable, your order will be charged in USD for a competitive exchange rate.
When will my card be charged?
If you pay by debit card or PayPal, Farfetch will take payment at the point your order is placed on our site. If you pay by credit card, full payment is usually taken once your order is ready for shipping, but your bank or card issuer may reserve the order amount in your account immediately.
What payment methods do you accept?
- American Express
- Visa Electron
- Apple Pay
- Alipay (available in US, Canada, China Mainland, Taiwan Region, Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR)
- UnionPay (only available to China Mainland, Taiwan Region, Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR)
- JCB (only available to Japan)
- iDEAL (only available to The Netherlands)
- Sofortbanking/ Klarna Pay Now (only available to Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Belgium)
We only accept installments as payment in Brazil.
For your safety, security checks are taken on all payments made to us at the time of purchase.
Will my personal details stay safe?
How does Afterpay work?
With Installments by Afterpay, you can shop today and pay in four equal payments every 2 weeks, interest free. They accept both Mastercard and Visa credit and debit cards issued in your country of residence. You won’t be able to pay with foreign issued cards with overseas banks, or pre-paid cards.
How do I use Installments by Afterpay?
Shop your favourite pieces and head to the checkout as normal, then choose ‘Installments by Afterpay’ as your payment method. First-time customers will need to register with Afterpay and provide payment details. If you’re a returning customer, just log in and you’re good to go. Your first payment will be around 2 weeks after the date you placed your order.
A maximum spend of $1,500 AUD applies to every order, and you must meet additional eligibility requirements to qualify. Afterpay is an independent payment company, and Farfetch has no influence over whether your payment will be accepted. If you have any questions, please use this web form to contact Afterpay.
Can I use Installments by Afterpay if I’m an international customer?
You’ll only be able to use Afterpay if you have an Australian billing address.
How do the installments work?
Your first payment is taken when you place your order. The three remaining payments will then be taken automatically every 2 weeks from your chosen credit or debit card. You’ll also be able to log in to your Afterpay account to view your installments and make payments before the due date. You can find more information in Afterpay's terms and conditions.
When will I get my order if I use Installments by Afterpay?
If you place an order with Afterpay, our standard delivery time will still apply according to your selected shipping method.
Is there a limit to how much I can spend on one order?
Yes, there’s a limit of $1500 AUD per order.
How do I return or exchange an item I bought with Installments by Afterpay?
To return an item, you can still use our standard returns process. Your refund will be sent to your original payment method, excluding the delivery costs. You can find more information about our returns policy on our Returns and Refunds page.
Where can I find out more about Afterpay?
Product availability & authenticity
Are you going to have my size again?
You can be the first to know! To be notified if a sold-out item becomes available again, click on 'Size Unavailable?' on the item’s page, select the size you need, and then enter your email address.
Can I reserve an item to buy later?
We aim to provide a fair opportunity to shop our most in-demand styles and as items are often limited, we don't offer reservations.
Are Farfetch items authentic?
100%. Our offering is expertly curated from the best luxury fashion around the globe and we guarantee all items are authentic.
How will my order be packaged?
Your order will be carefully packaged in a protective Farfetch box — with branded dust bags if provided by the designer — to ensure it arrives to you in great condition.
Shipping, taxes & duties
What does Climate Conscious Delivery mean?
As of April 1 2020, we’re investing in global environmental projects to balance out the carbon impact of every single delivery and return we make. Head to our Climate Conscious Delivery page for more information.
How much will I be charged for shipping?
This varies depending on the size, weight and destination of your chosen items, and the cost will appear at the checkout. The good news is we offer One Shipping Fee for orders above a certain threshold – this means you can purchase multiple pieces from multiple locations for one fee.
Find out more about One Shipping Fee.
Do you offer same day delivery?
We offer a same day delivery service in some of the world’s major cities – including Berlin, London, Manchester, Paris, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, Milan, Rome, Barcelona, Madrid, Hong Kong SAR, Dubai and Shanghai — when you shop from a Farfetch partner in that city. Simply order before 11am to receive delivery that same day, and after 11am for the next business day. Need more information? It's here.
When will I receive my item and how can I track delivery?
Once your order is confirmed, we'll dispatch it within 2 business days. Delivery takes 2-7 business days, depending on your location and chosen shipping method. If you ordered from multiple Farfetch partners, your items will arrive separately and you'll receive separate delivery notifications.
Tracking information and an estimated delivery date will be provided. You can also follow its journey by heading to 'My Orders' in your account. Opted for guest checkout? Track your Farfetch order status here.
Will I need to pay taxes and duties?
Farfetch ships to the following destinations on a DDP (Delivery Duties Paid) basis:
European Union, The United Kingdom, USA, Canada, China Mainland, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Switzerland, Singapore, Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Qatar, Israel, India, Lebanon, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan Region, Thailand, U.A.E, Japan, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Spain - Canary Islands, Hong Kong SAR, Egypt, Isle of Man and San Marino.
This means that all applicable taxes and duties are included in the final purchase price when you place your order and there are no additional costs due upon delivery.
If a DAP (Delivery At Place) destination is selected, the price you pay to Farfetch will exclude all relevant import duties and sales taxes. As the recipient, you'll need to instead pay these directly to our carrier to release your order from customs upon arrival.
For US customers, Farfetch does not collect sales or use tax in all states. Your purchase may be subject to sales or use tax, unless your state is exempt from taxation. Many states require a sales/use tax return filing at the end of the year for taxable purchases that were not taxed (including internet purchases) and payment of use tax on those purchases.
For more details, please contact your local customs office/respective tax authority or view our ‘Duties and Taxes’ information.
Why can't certain items be shipped to me?
While Farfetch ships internationally, the brands on our site can determine where their pieces are distributed — so some may not be available to purchase in all regions. A selection of beauty products and exotic items may also be restricted by local customs in the country you are shipping to. Need to know more? Contact us.
Returns & refunds
What is Farfetch’s returns policy?
We offer a full refund (excluding delivery costs) on any items returned to us within 14 days of the delivery date, and provide a free pick-up service for all returns for your convenience. To create a return, go to ‘My Orders & Returns’ in your account, or head here if you checked out as a guest.
It's best to book your collection within 7 days of delivery — this is to ensure your package arrives within the required time frame. We are unable however, to process exchanges, and all returned pieces must be unworn, undamaged and unused, with all tags attached with its original packaging. You can find more info on returning an order in our Returns & Refunds Policy.
How do I book a free collection or return in store?
To request a return, go to 'My Orders & Returns' if you have an account, or click here if you placed an order as a guest. For our complimentary pick-up service, select 'By courier' and choose a collection date. We'll then send you a confirmation email with the next steps.
If you would prefer to drop off your return, select 'In-store' instead. Prepare your package with any original documents and take it to your chosen location along with your return confirmation email. Returns shipped within the US can be conveniently dropped off at any UPS or FedEx store.
How do I package my item for return?
Simply follow these steps to prepare your item:
Place any unwanted items with original packaging inside the protective Farfetch box and leave it open until the driver has checked the contents.
Attach the return label and a signed copy of the return note to the outside of the Farfetch box. Please do not attach any labels to an item’s branded box.
If you are returning to multiple locations, please pack the items separately for each of our partners, with a corresponding return label attached to the outside of each box.
Find out more about preparing your parcel for a return.
When will I receive my refund?
Refunds are issued via the original payment method and will normally appear within 10 business days, depending on the processing time of your payment provider.
You can follow the progress of your package with our courier using the tracking number assigned to your returns label. As soon as it's and accepted by our partner we will send an email to confirm your refund.
To ensure your refund is as quick as possible, it needs to meet the conditions of our Returns & Refunds Policy.
Will shipping & duties be refunded on return?
While we offer free returns for all orders, the original delivery cost won’t be included in your refund. If you have shipped an order to a DAP (Delivery At Place) destination, taxes and duties are non-refundable through Farfetch. You may be able to recover these by contacting your local customs office directly. If you have shipped an order to a DDP (Delivery Duties Paid) destination, taxes and duties are refundable through Farfetch.
Can I return my customised item?
We are unable to accept returns as customised pieces are created to your specification and taste.
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