Frequently Asked Questions
Which countries do you ship to?
We only ship to New Zealand addresses. Unfortunately we are unable to ship to other countries.
When will I receive my order?
Orders usually take 1-2 business days to process before it's shipped. CourierPost will deliver orders in 2-3 business days after shipment. Rural addresses can add 1-3 days to the delivery time.
What is your delivery fee?
We charge a non-refundable delivery fee of $7.50 for orders under $75 and offer free shipping on orders over $75.
How will you send my order?
All orders are sent by CourierPost. CourierPost will deliver during regular business hours, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.
Will I need to sign for my parcel?
To provide peace of mind we use a signature required upon delivery service. This means that someone must be at the delivery address to accept the parcel.
What if no one is home to sign for the parcel?
CourierPost will leave a “Card to Call” with instructions on how to arrange a redelivery. You can easily book redelivery online.
Do you ship to PO Box addresses?
We’re unable to deliver directly to a PO Box as a signature is required upon delivery by CourierPost. If you don’t have an alternate delivery address, we can deliver to a PO Box. However CourierPost will leave a “Card to Call” at the PO Box.
Can I order online and collect in-store?
Yes, you can Click & Collect from any Hush Puppies store. Shipping is free. We'll do our best to get your order to your chosen store within 5 business days.
Is it safe to order online?
Yes it is. We use SSL technology which encrypts your information whenever we are receiving or transferring your details on our website. When making an online purchase a small padlock symbol will appear on your screen in front of the URL in the payment section of the checkout. This indicates that the SSL security system is operating throughout your transaction. This encrypting ensures that your details cannot be read by, or altered by outside influences
How do I know my order has been received?
Once you’ve completed your order online, you’ll receive an order confirmation email. If you don’t receive an order confirmation email within 24 hours of ordering, we suggest you check your email spam filter and junk folder in case our email has been directed there. If this isn’t the case, then we may have an incorrect email address for you. Please contact us and we’ll look into this for you.
Can I amend my order?
We aim to pick, pack and dispatch orders as soon as possible. Therefore we're unable to make any changes to your order including changing the delivery address, item colours and sizes, or removing items from your order. We can cancel your order if it hasn't been dispatched.
Can I cancel my order?
You may be able to cancel your order if it hasn’t been dispatched. Please call our Customer Care Team on 0800 426 624 to check your order status. When you place an order with us, we take a credit or debit card pre-authorization for your order. Your credit or debit card won't be charged until we dispatch your order. If you cancel your order, it may take up to 10 business days for your bank or card issuer to make your funds available to you again.
How can I track my order?
Once your order is dispatched, you’ll be sent a dispatch confirmation email informing you that your order has been dispatched and the CourierPost tracking number for your parcel. Delivery target is 2-3 business days following dispatch confirmation. Rural addresses can add 1-3 days to the delivery time.
I haven’t received my order, what should I do?
Please go to the CourierPost website and enter the tracking number into the track & trace service to find the latest status of your item. The tracking number can be found on your dispatch email. If after reviewing the tracking details of your item you still have a query regarding the item’s status, please contact CourierPost for more information. Should you need any further assistance, please contact our Customer Care Team on 0800 426 624, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
How can I pay?
We can only accept payments via American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Q Card and Hush Puppies Gift Card. If you wish to pay via Farmers Card or Hush Puppies Gift Voucher, please call our Customer Care Team on 0800 426 624 to place an order. Please be aware we take fraud seriously. All credit card and debit card holders are subject to validation and authorisation by us and the card issuer.
When will I be charged?
When you place an order with us, the funds are reserved for us by your bank or card issuer. We don’t actually take money out of your account until your order is dispatched. If your order is cancelled for any reasons, it may take up to 10 working days for your bank or card issuer to make your funds available to you again.
How do I use my discount/promo code?
You need to enter your discount/promo code in Step 1 of the checkout process. Under your order details you’ll see “Code”. Enter the discount/promo code in the box and click “Apply”. You must enter the discount/promo code when you are checking out as it can’t be applied after you’ve completed your order.
Why doesn’t my discount/promo code work?
You mightn’t have entered your discount/promo code during the checkout process. You may have used the discount/promo code on a previous order. The discount/promo code may have expired.
What is your returns policy for online purchases?
Hush Puppies wants you to be happy with your purchase. We will gladly exchange or refund unworn product in its original condition, within 14 days of the delivery date, accompanied by the original receipt. All refunds will be credited to the original form of payment. The shoe box and other packaging must accompany the product on return. The delivery fee is non-refundable.
Can I return product purchased online to a Hush Puppies store?
You can return product to any Hush Puppies store providing all the terms and conditions of our returns policy have been met. We do not guarantee the availability of sizes or styles at Hush Puppies retail stores. Therefore if the size or styles is not available in-store but is available online, you may be offered a refund and asked to reorder online.
How long does it take to process a return?
We will process your exchange or refund within 10 business days on receipt of your parcel. Hush Puppies does not accept responsibility for items lost in transit while being returned. We recommend you use a postage service that provides tracking and delivery to the door. Postage costs are non-refundable. However any exchanges will be sent to the customer free of charge.
What should I do if the product I purchased online develops a fault?
Hush Puppies stands by the quality of our merchandise. Should any defect present itself, please call our Customer Care Team on 0800 426 624 and we will do our best to assist you accordingly.
Click & Collect
How do I arrange Click & Collect for my order?
When you checkout, select "Click & Collect" as your delivery option. Choose the store you would like to collect from. When your order arrives in-store you'll be sent a "please collect your order" email. Go to the store with your "please collect your order" email (you can show us this on your phone or tablet) and a photo ID (driver's licence, passport, Hospitality NZ 18+ card, student ID card). Your order will be held for 14 days.
Is there a charge to collect from a store?
We offer free delivery to any Hush Puppies store.
Which stores can I collect from?
You can collect from any Hush Puppies store.
Can I change the collection store for my order?
Sorry you can’t. Once your order has been placed, we are unable to amend any part of your order or change the collection store. Please check your order carefully before you click on the "Payment” button.
When will my order be ready to collect?
Orders usually take 1-2 business days to process before it's shipped. We will deliver orders to your chosen Hush Puppies store in 2-3 business days after shipment. You'll be sent an "order has been dispatched" email when your order leaves our Distribution Centre. You can collect your order during store opening hours.
Why can't I collect my order immediately?
All Click & Collect orders are dispatched from our Wellington Distribution Centre and can take up to 5 business days to arrive in-store.
How will I know when my order is ready for collection?
When your order arrives at your chosen store, you'll be sent a "please collect your order" email with your order details and instructions on how to collect.
What do I need to bring with me to collect my order?
You will need to bring a copy of the "please collect your order" email and a photo ID (driver's licence, passport, Hospitality NZ 18+ card, student ID card) when you collect your order.
Can someone else collect my order on my behalf?
Yes they can. They will need to bring a copy of the "please collect your order" email and a photo ID (driver's licence, passport, Hospitality NZ 18+ card, student ID card) when they collect the order.
What happens if I don't want to keep my order?
You can return any Click & Collect product for an exchange or refund within 14 days of collecting the order, providing all the terms and conditions of our returns policy have been met. You can return product to any Hush Puppies store or by post to the Hush Puppies online store.
How long are orders kept in-store?
Click & Collect orders are held in-store for 14 days. After 14 days orders are returned to the Hush Puppies online store for a refund.
Where can I redeem a gift card?
A gift card is redeemable for merchandise sold at any Hush Puppies retail or online store. A gift card may not be redeemed for cash.
What if my gift card is lost or stolen?
Lost or stolen gift cards will not be replaced or refunded.
When does the gift card expire?
A gift card will expire 12 months from the date of purchase. Any outstanding amount will be forfeited.
How can I check my gift card balance?
You can check your gift card balance at any Hush Puppies retail store or online at www.hushpuppies.co.nz/gift-card-balance
Sign Up Offer
Get 15% Off Your Next Online Order
- A promo code will be sent to your email address after signing up.
- The promo code can only be redeemed online, it cannot be redeemed in-store.
- The "15% Off" offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offer and excludes shipping and gift cards.
- The promo code is valid for 30 days from the date of issue and can only be used once.
- The promo code must be redeemed at the checkout.
- The "15% Off" offer is not valid on previously placed orders.