Refund, Replacement & Cancellation Policy

If for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase, you can return it to us in its original condition within 30 days of the date you received the item, and we will issue a full refund for the price you paid for the item. To return a faulty item, please enclose a letter giving the reason for return, secure the package and return to the address below.

Aesthetica Magazine Ltd
PO Box 371
YO23 1WL
United Kingdom

For security we suggest you use a recorded delivery service. Please note that you will be responsible for the costs of returning the goods to us unless we delivered the item to you in error or if the item is damaged.

Note: in the event of Aesthetica Magazine Ltd sending you a replacement for a damaged, defective or incorrect item, you must return the original item to Aesthetica Magazine Ltd within 30 days of our e-mail confirming the issue of the replacement item. Ownership of the original item reverts to Aesthetica Magazine Ltd. Provided you return this item to us within the 30 days, you will have nothing more to pay. If you do not return the original item to us by the end of the 30 days period, we reserve the right to charge an amount equal to the price of your original order to the payment card you used for the order, as compensation for our loss.

When you send your item back to us, we’ll process the returned item then notify you via e-mail of your refund. You can expect a refund in the same form of payment originally used for purchase within three weeks of our receiving your return.

If you are returning an item because of an error on our part or because it is damaged or defective, we will be happy to refund the delivery charges incurred in sending the item to you and we’ll reimburse your costs in returning it to us.

If there has been no error on our part, we will refund only the cost of the item. We will not refund the cost of delivery or other services provided to you in connection with your purchase.

Subscription Refunds

If at any time you wish to cancel a subscription, your refund will be for the unused portion of that subscription based on the issue cover price, plus postage and packaging costs. Please call us at (+44) (0)1904 629 137 or send us an email at and explain that you would like to cancel your subscription. A £2 administration fee applies. We will calculate the amount due to you and issue a refund.

Competition Refunds

If at any time you wish to withdraw from the Creative Writing Award or the Art Prize, please notify us at least 24 hours before the closing date. Call us on (+44) (0)1904 629 137 or email us at and explain that you would like to withdraw. A £2 administration fee applies. We will calculate the amount due to you and issue a refund. If you enter the competition but fail to send your work, a refund cannot be processed.

This returns policy does not affect your statutory rights.

A pleasant shopping experience with Aesthetica Magazine Ltd is very important to us. Our customer service is exemplary. If you have any further questions regarding our Refund Policy, please call us at (+44) (0)1904 629 137.

Delivery Policy

Subscription Delivery will start with the current issue, unless if another issue is requested by the subscriber, following receipt of payment.

Subscribers and buyers will receive their first issue between 2 days and 30 days for UK customers, and likely to be longer for overseas residents depending on where they live.

Subscribers may check the status of their order by calling (+44) (0)1904 629 137.

If you experience delivery delays or other difficulties, or if you would like to change your address or other delivery information, please call (+44) (0)1904 629 137 or send us an email at

Currency of the transaction

Your card will be charged in (£) Pounds Sterling.