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Conditions of sale

All orders are accepted by RS subject to the Terms and Conditions of Sale

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Using RS Online

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Online orders

Information on placing your order

Finding Products

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Stock check

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Online quotes

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Large orders

If you have a large order, we can help you reduce the cost.


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Ordering Methods

Ordering and Payments

However you want to order, we're here to help

A highly flexible ordering service that lets you place orders however suits you best:

  • Online: the fast, flexible, convenient way to order products from RS which gives you access to over 500,000 products through our website. Provides the latest prices, stock availability and new products and includes a range of tools to help you manage your information clearly and simply – including saved lists and order history
  • By phone: service from a friendly local customer services team to make sure you get the products you want. Call us on +44 (0) 1536 444215
  • Email: Email us on: Exquotes@rs-components.com
  • By fax: service to make sure you get the products you want – as soon as we get your fax, we'll start processing your order. Fax us on +44 (0) 1536 209380

    Do you also offer a choice of ways to pay?

    You can pay by RS credit account, cheque or credit cards.

    What are the benefits of online ordering?

  • Saves money: our special offers always appear online first, and many discounts are exclusively for online customers
  • Saves time: ordering online can save you time because you simply add your products directly to the basket and save them for later
  • Simplifies your job: our search makes it fast and simple to find the product you want. New products always appear online first.

    Two ways to save money

  • We offer bulk discount prices, applied automatically, if you order a large quantity of a single item. You'll find these on our website next to the product and listed in our catalogue pages. Order any time, any where, any way you want.
  • If you're ordering an extra large quantity or high value, we'll flex our prices to suit your budget. Find more details on our Large orders page.