To ensure the best chance of getting your Christmas gift delivered on time, Apple has started offering next-business-day delivery. This is in addition to the free extended returns Apple is now offering until Christmas Eve.
All in-stock items ordered on Apple’s online store by 2:00 p.m. AEDT on 23rd December are eligible for next-day delivery. An option that is available to “most metro areas”. Otherwise free standard delivery is available to everyone else.
Free next-business-day delivery on in-stock orders in most metros. Order by 2:00 p.m. AEDT on 23 December.
Some exclusions do apply, such as customised Mac and engraved products. And ordered paid by direct deposit, cheque, money order or financing are not guaranteed for next-business-day delivery.
Wanting your gift before Chrismtas? It should be noted that Apple is only guaranteeing next-business-day delivery on in-stock items. Certain products will have cut-off dates depending on the product.
Delivery dates on all purchases will appear in your secure check-out page on Apple’s online store.