Duty Paid wines are stored in a dedicated section of our Battersea warehouse, ideal if you don't have enough room at home and need wines delivered next-day to central London addresses.
Duty paid storage is £9.00 (ex-VAT) per nine litre case, per year. The Elephant Storage facility maintains the ideal conditions for storing wine and has been our own storage facility of choice for over twenty years of trading.
Elephant Storage also offers In Bond storage housed within Octavian, Corsham. This is the gold standard in fine wine cellaring. Storage charges are £10.50 (ex-VAT) per nine litre case, per year.
Transfers into Elephant Storage
RH&D (receiving, handling and documentation) fees apply for transfer of wines not bought from Lea & Sandeman. RH&D is currently charged for up to 10 cases as follows: - Duty paid transfers: £8.00 per case - In bond transfers: £8.00 per case Please email us for a quotation of RH&D fees for more than 10 cases. We offer a collection service for transfer of duty paid stock into Elephant Storage. Collections are chargeable at the same rate as deliveries (see below).
Deliveries out of Elephant Storage
Delivery out of Elephant Storage, duty paid, is charged as follows: - £10 per shipment Collection of Elephant Storage deliveries from any of our shops is free of charge. Dispatch and delivery ex-Octavian is charged at cost and varies depending on location. Please email us for a quotation.
What is Elephant Storage?
'Elephant Storage' is the wine storage service offered by Lea & Sandeman. All wines are stored under the terms of The Bunch Code of Practice.
How to apply?
If you would like to store your wine with Elephant Storage, then please email us to request Terms & Conditions and an account application form. Alternatively you can fill out and submit your T&C's via this online form.