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efco creative - VAT & Shipping


Please note that any order printout generated by this site is for information only and is not binding until confirmed by an official order or invoice from efco creative GmbH. The purpose of this site is purely to facilitate the placing of orders by efco creative's customers and to provide an online catalogue of efco creative products.
The order printout is not valid for accounting or VAT purposes and a VAT invoice will be issued by efco creative GmbH on shipment of your order. The date on the invoice will be the tax point for UK VAT purposes.


The order printout will show VAT at the German rate of 19% as a guide only. The VAT invoice provided by Efco Creative GmbH will show VAT as follows:

  • 19% for non VAT-registered customers  within the EU
  • zero rated for EU customers with a valid VAT number 
  • Exclusive of VAT for customers outside the EU.

All prices shown on the site are in GBP £, exclusive of VAT


IMPORTANT: Please note the following changes to efco creative GmbH's terms and conditions, effective from 1st February 2018

III.4 A minimum initial order of 300,00 EUR or 300,00 GBP will be required. Thereafter the minimum carriage paid order value is 300,00 EUR or 300,00 GBP ex

VAT, except steamers, kilns and other heavy items where carriage is charged at cost.

III.9 We reserve the right to send high volume and light weight goods (for instance, but not exclusively, polystyrene shapes and stuffing material) over two sales

units per item “Free German Border”. Please contact your efco creative representative for information and shipping costs.

efco creative GmbH reserves the right to decline to supply small orders less than £100 or €150 goods value.

All goods are shipped direct to the customer from efco creative's warehouse in Germany. Parcels are shipped usually by DPD and palletized deliveries by DB Schenker. Both services are tracked and do contact Sinotex UK (tel: 01737 245450, email efco@sinotex.co.uk) if you need tracking information on an order.
Stock is not warehoused in the UK

Carriage paid terms apply to deliveries to UK mainland addresses only. Certain items, such as steamers and kilns are always shipped "ex works". An estimate of the shipping charge will be given on request.

Please see efco creative GmbH's terms and conditions for full details of shipping charges


Please contact The Creative Solutions Trading Company Ltd. (tel: 01782 399119, email creativesolutionsgb@btconnect.com) if you have items for return / credit.