Shipping Policies and Delivery Times:
Shipping charges are estimated.  We always review and select the least expensive and best shipping method for our customers when processing orders. Actual shipping costs will be adjusted with the estimated shipping cost, and charged at the time of shipment. Some models and and requires extra packaging and double-boxing to make sure it arrives to you in perfect condition.

Orders for in-stock items, are processed and shipped within 3 business days. Special orders and pre-orders take longer to order to our warehouse and ship. New customer orders are subject to credit approval.  All items are individually shipped and may not arrive on the same day.  In some cases models are warehoused in different locations around the country. It can take time to move these items from one location to another.  Please allow up to 10 business days for delivery on some items. 

Priority 2 Day Shipping via USPS or UPS is available for an additional charge. Expedited shipping charges are estimated when you place your order.  Actual charges will be charged.  We will contact you and inform you of any additional charges. UPS is not available for residents of Alaska, Hawaii, or US Territories. These orders will be shipped via USPS Priority Mail and will be charged standard shipping and handling. Please allow 3 days for delivery to these locations. Fed Ex is not available for P.O. boxes or APO/FPO.

Alaska and Hawaii
Additional shipping charges are added to orders shipping to Alaska and Hawaii because of the higher cost to ship to these states.  Orders are sent USPS.

International Orders
International Orders are shipped USPS International Priority Mail.   Shipping Charges will be applied to your order. The charge per model and per shipment varies based on the weight of the model and depending on what country you live in.  The shipping charge is approximately $76.00 per 1:18 scale model and $24.00 per 1:43 scale model.  Pre-Orders and Back Ordered items that are shipped separately will be charged separately.

*Most orders are shipped UPS Ground or USPS Ground.  

We reserve the right to change an order to another shipping method.  

We do not refund any shipping charges for International Shipments for returns or replacements, regardless of the reason for the return.

Expedited shipment is available via USPS or UPS.  Call to arrange for next day shipping.

State Sales Tax:
Mint Models is registered to collect sales tax in New York State.  All orders shipped within the State of New York will be charged the applicable sales tax, based on the shipping address. The applicable sales tax charges will be listed during the checkout process.  State Sales Tax is also collected for the State of California at a rate of 9% for Auto Art models that are shipped from the California warehouse.



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