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About Fishing Republic
Fishing Republic’s numerous retail stores and large online fishing tackle shops offer a wide range of products, aiming to bring you the best choice and value for fishing in the UK. The employees of Fishing Republic live and breathe in this sport, covering all disciplines, and can advise you on all aspects of fishing tackle, from carp and rough fishing to sea fishing, fly fishing and predator fishing.
However, starting from a humble niche, the company slowly grew from a small fish to one of the largest fish in the pond over the next three decades.
Today, Fishing Republic’s 66 retail stores and large online stores sell more than 16,500 product lines covering all aspects of the sport. But no matter how much Fishing Republic grows, the main focus of Fishing Republic is still you, the angler who constitutes the real Fishing Republic! The staff at Fishing Republic are as enthusiastic as you, whether it is carp, thick fish, flies or sea fishing. Fishing Republic relies on their expertise to choose the best fishing gear for each budget, and friendly service to help everyone enjoy the exciting fishing sport.

Returns and refunds
Fishing Republic policy
It is easy to return the order to Fishing Republic. Regardless of your reasons, Fishing Republic will provide refund or exchange services within 28 days after delivery or pickup.

You must fill out the return form sent to you with the order and send it back to Fishing Republic together with the goods you want to return.
Fishing Republic provides you with a variety of return methods, the details are as follows. Please note that you are still responsible for the item before the item arrives in Fishing Republic.
Unless there is a problem, the returned goods must be returned in the original packaging and in a re-saleable state.
Unfortunately, items can only be exchanged in the shop. If it is not returned through any of Fishing Republic’s shops, Fishing Republic can only provide refunds.
PayPal payments cannot be refunded in-store and must be processed by Fishing Republic’s return team. You can still return the item to the store. Fishing Republic’s store team will send your items back to Fishing Republic’s distribution center for free on your behalf.
If there is a problem with the goods, the freight will be refunded in full. If the entire order is cancelled within the 14-day cancellation period, Fishing Republic will refund the full purchase price and Fishing Republic’s standard shipping. If you choose to pay extra for the expedited delivery service, Fishing Republic will only refund the standard delivery fee. Please note that if you only want to return part of the product and keep the rest of the order, you may not be entitled to a shipping refund.
Defective goods that have been used must be returned in a clean condition before they can be refunded. This is to ensure the health and safety of the team handling returns. This will not affect your statutory rights.

Why is my password not accepted?
Fishing Republic is sorry that there seems to be a problem with your password. Please reset your password through the “My Account” section on the website. The new password will be emailed to you, and you can change it to a password that is easier to remember the next time you log in.

Please make sure you enter the new password exactly as provided. It is case sensitive, and if any letter is provided in a different case, login is not allowed. If you are not sure about the characters in the new password, please copy and paste the password in the email directly into the password field, making sure you only select the characters in the password without any extra spaces.

Please note that if you request multiple reminder passwords within a short period of time, a new password will be generated each time (the previous one is invalid), so please check whether you are using the latest generated password. If in doubt, please wait 15 minutes for any pending emails to arrive before generating another reminder.

My new password is invalid, what should I do?
Please make sure you have copied and pasted the new temporary password from the email sent to you by Fishing Republic. The password is case sensitive, and sometimes it doesn’t work if you enter it manually. If the set password is no longer valid, please click “Forgot Password” in “My Account”, and the new password will be sent to you by email. Please copy and paste the password sent to you (make sure there are no blanks on either side, as it is case sensitive). After successfully logging in to your account, you can change your password to a password that is easier to remember.

What if I forget my password?
Don’t worry, Fishing Republic will still save your email address and other details in Fishing Republic’s system. Please go to the “My Account” section on the website, enter your email address and select the forgot password option. The temporary password will be emailed to you, and you can change it to a password that is easier to remember the next time you log in to your account.

Can I close my online account?
Yes, just email your full name and email address to Fishing Republic and Fishing Republic will close your account.

Can I change my order?
No-Once your order is placed and accepted by Fishing Republic’s system, I am afraid that Fishing Republic will not be able to make any changes.

How to cancel my order?
According to the British distance selling regulations, you have 7 working days (from the day after you receive the goods) to cancel the order contract with Fishing Republic.

In this case, Fishing Republic will refund the price of the goods in full, including the cost of sending the goods to you. However, you will be responsible for the cost of returning the item to Fishing Republic.

In all cases, the goods must be in their original condition and checked at the time of return. If you decide to cancel the order in accordance with the above terms, then you must inform Fishing Republic in writing (email can also be used) and indicate the order number.

What payment methods do you accept?
You can pay by credit or debit card (VISA, Master Card, Switch, Maestro, Delta or American Express card). You must provide the cardholder’s name as it appears on the card and an address that is exactly the same as the address shown on the card statement. Fishing Republic also accepts PayPal.

Fishing Republic does not accept cheques, Style cards, Solo cards, Duet cards, cash, postal orders or gift certificates.

In order to make you more confident when using Fishing Republic for online shopping, Fishing Republic has launched Visa Verified and Mastercard® SecureCode™. When you shop here in Fishing Republic, these services can enhance your existing credit/debit card account against unauthorized use.

To use this service, you must first register with the issuing bank or other organization.

Unfortunately, Fishing Republic is currently unable to accept credit/debit cards registered outside the UK.

Why is my payment not accepted?
If you encounter an error on the payment screen and you are using a valid credit card, please make sure that you have completed the following: 1. You have selected the correct payment method 2. You have entered the card number to ensure that there is no blank 3. You have entered to start Date and issue number (if applicable) 4. You have ensured that the billing address matches the card correctly. If you still encounter problems during checkout, please feel free to send an email to Fishing Republic and Fishing Republic will try to provide you with further assistance. Please confirm with your bank card provider that the payment attempt did not result in the wrong holding of funds.

When do I need to charge for my order?
When your order is accepted and you receive an email to confirm your order details, Fishing Republic will pay immediately.

Please keep in mind that even if your order is not accepted, some card issuers may still keep the money, which means you cannot use it for a short period of time.

Do you offer VAT-free shopping?
Can not. All prices in Fishing Republic include VAT. However, Fishing Republic can provide VAT receipts upon request. Please email your order number to Fishing Republic, and Fishing Republic will arrange to send your VAT receipt to where you are.