Purchase & Delivery Details


Earliest delivery dates

Providing all the items you have ordered are in stock the earliest your order will be delivered is:

  • Order Monday - Delivered Thursday
  • Order Tuesday - Delivered Thursday
  • Order Wednesday before 12 noon - Delivered Friday
  • Order Thursday - Delivered Tuesday
  • Order Friday - Delivered Tuesday
  • Order Saturday - Delivered Tuesday
  • Order Sunday - Delivered Thursday

Your order will be delivered between 8am and 6pm on your chosen date. We are unable to provide an exact time for delivery but please supply information if you would like us to leave your order with a neighbour or in a safe place i.e. porch.

In the event an item you have ordered is out of stock we will endevor to contact you, however if we are unable to contact you before dispatch we reserve the right to make a substitution or refund for that item.


All orders are sent by overnight courier, unless you have chosen to collect your order from our Shop in Louth or if your order has been made to coincide with your arrival in our self catering Holiday Cottage.

If you have particular delivery instructions (‘Please leave in porch' for example) please advise us at the time of ordering. It is your duty to ensure that your requested delivery date is suitable for either yourself or your gift recipient to accept the delivery. It is your responsibility to ensure that someone is available to accept delivery.

Meridian Meats cannot be held responsible for damage to fresh goods, which are not refrigerated or frozen upon delivery, neither can we cannot accept responsibility for addresses provided incorrectly.

Please note it is a requirement of the courier company that we must have the telephone number at the delivery address. Unless you are contacted by us to advise otherwise, your goods will be dispatched on the advised date and will normally be delivered before or soon after noon although they could be delivered any time up until 6pm.

Please note that we cannot track the exact location of your order during the day and will only be notified by the couriers if there is a problem.