Shipping & Returns

IGEM Standards are available in Hard copy format and are supplied by IGEM Publications (Based in Uttoxeter), IGEM’s book distributor. Merchandise items (for example Ties, Cufflinks, Shirts, etc.) are sent direct from IGEM Headquarters (Based in Kegworth).


Orders for Standards or Merchandise will be processed normally within two working days. 

1st Class Postage Service cannot be tracked. Courier Deliveries are normally processed on the same day

for guaranteed delivery on the next working day, if received before 1:00 pm. For orders placed after 1:00pm it cannot be guaranteed that orders will be processed until the following working day.

Shipping costs for IGEM Standards and Merchandise:


First class





Rest of the World




NB: First class is sent first class airmail for all overseas orders.

Standards/Merchandise Returns


Before returning any Standards or Merchandise please contact IGEM on:

·      +44 (0)1889 561 431 for Standards

·      +44 (0)8443 754 436 for Merchandise