Why are the items in my cart full price when it is showing a discount on the product page?
Sometimes the website can be running maintenance in the background overnight which could be affecting the sale prices in the checkout. Please try your shopping cart again in an hour or so and it should be back to normal. If you are still experiencing pricing issues after the hour wait, please send a screenshot of the error and details to email@example.com and we can assist you further.
My bank account is showing a different amount debited to my order invoice
In some instances when your order has been discounted and you have used PayPal for your payment, your bank may temporarily authorise a hold on the full amount (without discount). Once the transaction has been fully completed the correct amount will show. If this is not the case, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we can assist you further.
How do I use my coupon code?
Please enter your coupon code on the shopping bag page and click ‘apply coupon code’. When your code had been accepted the order total will display the updated amount on the right-hand side. Coupon codes cannot be used for Pre-Order styles.
My coupon code isn't working, what do I do next?
Please check that the coupon code has not expired and that you are spelling it correctly. Coupon codes cannot be used for Pre-Order styles and/or selected styles. Please check the terms and conditions on where you have received the coupon code to see if selected items are excluded. If you are still experiencing issues please email email@example.com with your code, a brief description of what is happening and a screenshot.
Why am I seeing a maintenance message?
Due to high demand, our site may be temporarily unavailable during a sale period and you may see a maintenance message displayed on your page. Please send a screenshot of the message to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can assist you further.
What happens if I entered the wrong details when I created my order?
As we endeavor to process your order as soon as possible, it may only be possible to amend your details within a few hours of placing your order. Please email email@example.com as soon as possible with your tax invoice number and details to update.
When will my order arrive?
We aim to dispatch all orders from our warehouse within 5-7 working days. Please note that there can be longer delays during busy sale periods. As such, please allow up to 14 working days for dispatch from our warehouse during this time. Unfortunately, we are unable to dispatch or deliver orders on Victorian public holidays, which may result in further delays. For domestic delivery times, please click here. These are to be used as a guide only and commence from the date of dispatch.
How do I know which size to choose?
Please refer to our size chart for further information on sizing. If you are in between two sizes we recommend going up.
What size shoe is the heel height measured on?
Heel heights listed on the Windsor Smith website are taken from a size 6 shoe. As the shoe size goes up, so does the heel height. Please take this into account when you are purchasing other sizes.
How do pre-orders work?
A selection of styles are available for pre-order. The expected date of dispatch from our warehouse is displayed in the description of the product on the Pre-Order category.
When you make a purchase of a pre-order product you will be charged for the item/s and shipping (if applicable) upon checkout. For orders that contain a combination of in stock item/s and pre-orders item/s, these will be shipped separately so you will receive your in stock items straight way (subject to standard delivery time frames).
Pre-order delivery dates are subject to change and our Customer Care team will be in touch should there be any unexpected delays with your order. The standard returns and exchanges policy applies to all pre-order purchases.
Pre-order styles are not eligible for reductions on any site wide promotions or discount codes.
Why haven’t I received my order confirmation email?
Order confirmation emails are sent out as soon as your order is placed on the website. We suggest checking your junk mail folder for the email and adding Windsor Smith to your safe sender's list for future emails. If you can confirm that you have received a charge within your financial institution please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of your order details. Alternatively, please sign into your Windsor Smith account to view your order history.
What happens after I place an order online?
Once you have placed your order online you will receive an email to confirm your order has been received and your payment has been processed. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 24 hours of placing your order please email email@example.com (Monday-Friday, 8.30am-5pm AEDT).
I’ve clicked ‘SECURELY PLACE ORDER’ but nothing is happening, what do I do next?
We recommend waiting at least 30 seconds to 1 minute for the payment to process. If you have waited more than a couple of minutes and no payment has been taken from your financial institution and you have not received a confirmation, please try the checkout process again.
Can I cancel or make amendments to my order?
Our business hours are 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday AEDT. If you need to amend or cancel your order, you will need to email firstname.lastname@example.org no more than 24 hours after placing your order. If your order was placed outside of business hours, please contact us first thing on the following business day. Where possible, we will do our best to amend your order prior to being dispatched.
What do I do if I have not received the correct item?
Please email email@example.com so that we can arrange a free of charge return on the incorrect item(s). You will need to complete and include the Windsor Smith returns form you received with your purchase (or download a copy here), clearly stating your name, the item you originally ordered and the item you received.
Can I use my in-store gift voucher online?
Gift vouchers are only available for use in-store and cannot be redeemed online.
Do you accept Afterpay?
Yes, we accept Afterpay payments. Please refer to the Afterpay section for further details.
What methods of payment do you accept?
We accept Mastercard, Visa, Amex & PayPal.
How do I know if my order is successful?
If your order has been successful, you will receive an order confirmation email with your invoice within the first 24 hours of placing your order. This invoice will be sent to the email address provided during the checkout process. If you do not receive this email, please contact us immediately. Please ensure you have checked your junk mail folder prior to contacting us.
Do you ship to PO BOXES/Parcel Lockers?
We do not ship to PO BOXES or Parcel Lockers nationwide. Please address your parcel to a street location where someone will be present between 9am-5pm (Monday-Friday) to accept and sign for the delivery.
How long does delivery take?
Orders may take up to 5-7 working days to be dispatched. During peak sale times such as Boxing Day, this may take up to 14 working days.
International orders will be dispatched approximately 5-7 working days after your order has been placed. Most orders should be delivered within 3-7 working days unless delays occur via customs.
For domestic delivery times, please click here. These are to be used as a guide only and commence from the date of dispatch.
Why did I only receive one item?
All items ordered through the Windsor Smith website will be dispatched separately; if you have ordered more than one. You will receive an email with tracking details for every parcel that has left the warehouse. Alternatively, you can view your tracking details in your Windsor Smith account.
Can I choose authority to leave (ATL)?
We do not allow our parcels to be delivered as Authority to leave as we require a signature upon delivery. If you do choose ATL, please note that the only confirmation of delivery that will be available and accepted to prove receipt will be obtained from the delivery driver. If you do not receive any items delivered via ATL delivery, they will not be replaced or refunded unless otherwise required by law. You agree that ownership of any Product that you order transfers to you once we have shipped it.
How will I know if my item has been dispatched?
You will receive an automated tracking number via email only once your order is dispatched. It will be sent to the email address provided when placing your order.
How can I track my order?
Once you have received your tracking number you can track your parcel via the Australia Post websites.
What happens if I am not home when my order is delivered?
Your parcel needs to be signed for as it cannot be left unattended. Alternatively, if no one is available your parcel will be re-directed to the nearest POP location, news-agency or post office. Our courier company will leave a notification card to inform you.
Do you deliver to military bases or ships?
We are able to deliver to military bases and ships within Australia only.
Can I exchange/refund the shoes I purchased online?
Yes. If you receive your order and you wish to exchange/refund an item, you must post your shoes back to head office with a completed returns form which is included in your original order. Shoes being returned need to be in a new and unworn condition, in the original box.
We advise our customers to use a postal service that can be tracked when sending their shoes back to head office. Customers will receive an email notifying them that head-office have received the returned items. Once it has been received at head-office, the returns department will process an exchange/refund if approved.
Customers will receive a tracking number once their exchange has been dispatched.
How long does a refund take to be processed?
Refunds can take up to 10 working days to be processed. The money will be refunded via the original payment method used on the original purchase.
How long do exchanges take to be processed?
Once we receive your returned shoes, it can take up to 7 working days to process and dispatch your exchange. With any order, we aim to make this process as quick as possible.
What do I do if my item is faulty?
If you have an item that may be faulty please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your proof of purchase, a brief description of what has happened and an image of the product for further review.Please note that we are unable to accept shoes back that have been damaged by being washed as we advise that our shoes are not to be washed in a washing machine or with harsh washing liquid. Our shoes are leather and can only be wiped gently with a microfiber cloth.
If I buy shoes online, can I exchange these in store?
Our online store and physical stores are treated separately; therefore all online purchases must be returned to the online store.
All shoes purchased online must be posted back to the warehouse in accordance with the returns form that is inside the box. Under no circumstance will shoes purchased online be accepted at any of our Windsor Smith stores or stockists for an exchange or refund.
We recommend you get a tracking number when you post the shoes back to head office. This is to protect customers by ensuring that the shoes are received and not misplaced.
For more information on returns and exchanges, please visit the returns and exchanges page.
I saw another brand in your Windsor Smith store, where can I find this?
Our sister brand Lipstik Shoes is stocked in some of our Windsor Smith stores. you can find new release styles at Lipstik Shoes here.
I saw some shoes instore a while back but I can't find them on the website?
There's a chance that the style has now sold out and is no longer available for sale. Alternatively, it could have been moved to our clearance website Windsor Smith Outlet. Here you will find a great range of reduced prices in Windsor Smith and Lipstik Shoes.