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Terms and Conditions

Already Ancient Aotearoa Limited is 100% New Zealand owned. All products are one-off and made in New Zealand.

Our registered office is 8 Sam John Place, Lake Hawea 9382, New Zealand.

Our business registration number is 7894322.

Customer Service and Support

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Consumer Guarantees Act 1993

Where the provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 apply, these terms will be read subject to the application of that Act, and in the case of any conflict, the provisions of that Act will apply.

Custom Sales Tax and Duty

It is the responsibility of the person purchasing to be aware of the Sales and Duty Tax regulations for the country where their purchase is being delivered. As each country has different regulations and Already Ancient Aotearoa is not responsible for any payments for Sales and Duty Tax, which the parcel may incur upon arrival.


All international deliveries are sent fully insured. The cost for this has been included in the International Delivery charges.


All purchases are in NZD. International transactions are processed though the international banking system and exclude New Zealand Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 15%. Your final bill will be determined by the exchange rate applied by your credit card company at the time the charge is recorded, plus any fees applied by your credit card provider.

Ordering Goods

Orders can only be placed by people or organisations with full legal capacity to engage in a binding contract. Any order placed by you via is an offer by you to purchase a particular product or service for the price (including delivery and other charges) specified on our website at the time you place your order.

Already Ancient Aotearoa reserves the right to accept or reject your offer for any reason, including, without limitation, the unavailability of any product description posted on this website, an error in your order or a failure in your payment.

Order Notification

Upon receipt of your order, Already Ancient Aotearoa will issue you with an e-mail notification listing the items ordered, the total quantity of product, shipping charges, delivery address, estimated shipping times, and shipping carrier. This will not include any customs duties, local taxes or bank fees. This is a confirmation that we have received your order, not a confirmation of acceptance or processing.

You will receive a second email when your order has been shipped and is in transit to you. This email will include a tracking number for your reference.


You may cancel your order at any time prior to acceptance and processing, but please note that orders for products that are held in stock will be processed immediately and cannot be cancelled.


Already Ancient Aotearoa is based in Lake Hawea, New Zealand, and operates within normal laws of commerce under New Zealand business law. The normal laws of international commerce apply to international transactions, provided that any contract made between you and Already Ancient Aotearoa shall be construed, applied and shall take effect as a contract made in accordance with the laws of New Zealand and will be governed by and must be performed according to that law.

Returns and Exchanges

If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase, please email within 5 working days on receipt of goods. We are more than happy to offer an exchange of equivalent value. Please return the goods together with your receipt within 30 days of receipt.

Delivery and handling charges are not refundable.

We don’t not hold any responsibility for any item/items damaged or broken after you have received your order. We are only held accountable if your item/items are damaged or broken in transit.

Please address your package to 8 Sam John Place, Lake Hawea 9382, New Zealand.

For your protection, we strongly recommend that you return your order with an insured mail service and keep the receipt for your records.

Already Ancient Aotearoa is not responsible for lost return shipments.

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