Delivery Time and Costs

The Book People deliver throughout South Africa at a standard rate of R60.00 for orders less than R350.00. Get free delivery on your order of R350.00 or more! Parcels are dispatched via Domestic Parcel Post through SAPO. You will receive a note in the post to notify you that you have a parcel waiting for collection at you local Post Office. Time of delivery is dependent on the service at your local Post Office. Please note that you also have the option of paying and additional amount (depending on the weight of the parcel), to make use of SAPO Speed Services - Counter to Counter, to receive your package the day after it has been dispatched.  If you wish to make use of this service, please email after you've received the summary of your order, to receive a quote for the extra cost.   


Payment Options

Mastercard VisaSagePay
EFT Payments

The Book People accept Visa and Mastercard credit cards. When paying by credit card you will enter your credit card on a secure page provided by SagePay, authenticated by Thawte.

We also offer the option of paying by EFT / direct transfer. Payment instructions will be provided in your order summary. If paying by EFT please be sure to forward proof of payment with your reference no. to us for speedy processing.