Welcome to RS



Product information

Ordering & Payments

Information on placing and paying for your order

Delivery options

Get your order when you want it


Hassle free export from the UK

Conditions of sale

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

Website Terms and conditions of use

Information on access to and use of this website both within the UK and internationally

Privacy Policy

RS is committed to safeguarding your privacy online.

Using RS Online

Using our website

Online orders

Information on placing your order

Finding Products

Information on finding your products

Stock check

Using Stock check

Online quotes

How to place an online quote

RS online feedback

We would love to hear from you.

Register with RS

How to register with RS

Forgotten pasword or username

Forgotten username or password

Request or redeem quotations

Request or redeem your quotations

Create parts list

Create your own parts list

View order history

The easy way to keep track of your orders.

Forward/Schedule orders

Schedule orders to be delivered on different dates

Large orders

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


Return your purchase for a replacement or refund

Mailing List

Subscribe or unsubscribe from marketing emails.

Technical Help

We've got all the information, support and advice you need.


Online community of technical experts and free design tools

Catalogue Request

Request a catalogue

Fasteners Wallplanner PDF

Download a PDF Fastners wallplanner


Our calibration offer

Contact us

Contact us details

Ordering Methods

About RS

We've been serving engineers and procurement specialists for more than 75 years

Whenever you need high-quality parts on time and on budget, you can count on RS Components to deliver. We're the world's leading high-service distributor of electronics, automation and control components, tools and consumables, serving over 1 million customers globally. With operations across 32 countries and a global network of distribution centres worldwide, we ship more than 44,000 parcels daily.

Delivering the things that matter most to you

With an extensive range available in stock and our fast, reliable service and support, we make it easy for you to find and buy what you need. What's more, our convenient one-stop shop approach and competitive pricing ensures that you get the best value without having to shop around.

Manage your orders with an RS Online account

Register for an RS Online Account to access a host of additional features that streamline your sourcing and purchasing processes. Your free account allows you to:

  • Submit and redeem quotes
  • Search, build and save your orders and parts lists
  • View your order history and reorder products from your order history
  • Receive updates on the latest products, technologies and promotions

    All the information, support and inspiration you need

    At RS Components, we believe in giving you more than the right parts at the right price. From connecting you to like-minded people with different areas of expertise to giving you free access to powerful design tools and resources, we want to support you in realising your creative potential.

  • DesignSpark – an online sharing community with powerful, free design tools and resources
  • DesignSpark PCB – our free professional-quality electronics design software to reduce your concept to production time
  • DesignSpark Mechanical – our intuitive, award-winning 3D modelling tool for rapid prototyping

    Discover our DesignSpark resources here.