Returns & Exchanges

Returns

Is it the right product, the right size? If in doubt get in touch before you buy and we'll do our best to help you make the right choice! If not, don't worry! We've got a great returns policy to help you out.  

Please first contact hello@leaderequine.com.au or call us 03 83399003 to discuss the issue you are having. We'll see what we can do to help first and then if needs be organise a returns number for you!  Items may be returned for exchange or credit note within 30 days of invoice date. 

If you've made a mistake and you need a refund on something you've changed your mind about, don't panic, we do offer refunds, just please help us out and ensure you've contacted us in plenty of time to return the item within 14 days of purchase.  

For refunds, payments by Credit/Debit Card will be less the non-refundable transaction charge 1.6% and payments by PayPal will be less the non-refundable charges of 2.5%.  We do not charge or include any transaction processing fees in your original transaction, refunds for change of mind items are not a legal right but something we like to offer, we must account for the fees to process them though.  

What can be returned?
Most products can be returned for credit note, refund or exchange if not suitable, subject to conditions.

The exception to this are items sold on clearance, these cannot be returned as we are discontinuing the line. Items bought on sale or promotion can be returned subject to being within 30days of purchase and complete with packaging in as new condition and tags attached.

Please note that liquids and creams are unable to be returned.

How to return items:

Contact us first to discuss and receive a returns number.

Items MUST be packaged back up and returned to us the same way they were sent to you.  Items returned back that are damaged in transit will not be accepted for return. 

Rugs must be returned with an outside packaging to protect their own rug bags so that they can be accepted for return. They must be completely free from dirt, hair, dust and must have their tags attached and their bag must be complete and in tact. Check all inner linings, tail strap, surcingles etc.

Micklem Bridles must be returned on their display boards with all pieces cable tied on correctly, as you would have received it.

When do items need to be returned by:
Items need to be returned within 30 days for exchange or credit note, and within 14 days for refund.

Where do items need to be returned to:
Items need to be returned to:

Leader Equine, PO Box 42, Craigieburn, Vic 3064

Shipping for returns:
The original postage and handling charges will not be refunded and you will also be responsible for paying for the items return.  (This is not applicable if the return is due to our error, and we're so sorry if it is!).

Credit for returns:
Credit will be issued in the form of a voucher code to use online at a later date, if an exchange is not immediate.

In-Store return option:
You can return products to our warehouse at 465 Hume Highway, Craigieburn, Vic 3064. Look for Leader Products reception and warehouse and we're in there!       

Hours are 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday or by prior arrangement outside these times.

Packing materials:
All items must be in their original packaging with tags still attached.  All items must be clean and hair free and in "as new" condition. This includes the product packaging

In the unlikely event of suspected product fault:

Contact us at hello@leaderequine.com.au with clear photos of the item and issue. Include your order number with the photos and the item's batch number.

If the issue cannot be fully determined by photos, product will be examined on return and if deemed a manufacturing fault, a replacement/repair/refund will be offered at our discretion. Products that are not manufacturing faults can only be returned after postage has been paid. 

Please do not send an item back without prior discussion with us as these items will not be processed.

All items have a standard 12 month warranty which does not include wear and tear in the normal course of being used by the horse or rider. Items sold on clearance may be returned for store credit if a fault is detected within 6 months of purchase. 

Rambo (and as of 2019 Rhino Turnouts) have a Three Year Guarantee on Waterproofing and breathability, as well as the hardware. For more info see below.

For Rambo Turnout Guarantee

Please ensure you have followed the care instructions on the Guarantee Card that comes with your Rambo Turnout, and have registered your Guarantee within 90 days of purchase via the Horseware Ireland website www.horseware.com

Contact  hello@leaderequine.com.au or (03) 83399003