IHerb Shipping info Guide in Canada (2022)

iHerb is one of the largest online stores that sell nutritional supplements in Canada, which you should take into your account when you want to buy any dietary supplements, cosmetics, bathing, and personal care products.

All iHerb orders are shipped out from their US warehouses to your country. 

In this topic, I will tell you all the information you need about shipping and delivery from iHerb to Canada.

You will know the price and delivery time for each shipping company available on IHerb to Canada to choose the right one for your time and budget.

You will also learn the most important points to keep in mind in order to prevent your order from being delayed or lost.

Let’s get started

IHerb shipping options in Canada

IHerb shipping options
IHerb shipping options

There are two shipping options from iHerb in Canada:

Landmark Global Shipping from IHerb in Canada

The first option is Landmark Global, in this method all duties, taxes, and import fees are pre-collected at the time of checkout to expedite Customs Clearance; no further payments are required at the time of delivery.

It has Full Tracking.

The maximum order value accepted to use this shipping option is CA$135.03 and the maximum weight allowed is 15 lbs (6.8 kg).

DHL Shipping option from IHerb in Canada

The second shipping option is DHL, in this method also all duties, taxes, and import fees are pre-collected at the time of checkout

It has Full Tracking.

The maximum order value accepted to use this shipping option is CA$135.03  and the maximum weight allowed is 150 lbs (68 kg).

No PO Box address is accepted in this shipping option.

Canadian Government Restrictions on IHerb Products

Canadian Government Restrictions on IHerb Products

Please be aware that the following substances are not allowed to be imported into Canada:

  • DHEA
  • Growth hormones
  • Vitamin K
  • In general, a maximum of a 90-day supply of supplements is allowed for import into Canada.
  • Only vitamin D products not exceeding 2500 IU and not exceeding a 90-day supply are available for customers in Canada

IHerb Shipping Cost in Canada

IHerb Shipping Cost
IHerb Shipping Cost

These are the shipping cost for the two shipping options available in IHerb for the Canadian customers

Landmark Global Shipping Cost on IHerb

It is free if your order is over CA$70, and Its cost varies if your order is below this amount.

For more information, Read my post about Getting free shipping on IHerb.

DHL Shipping Cost on IHerb

Its cost varies depending on the number of items on your order and their weight.

You could find the exact shipping cost on the shopping cart page in the shipping estimate section after you added your product to the cart.

Keep reading to learn how to do that.

IHerb Delivery time in Canada

IHerb Delivery time
IHerb Delivery time

These are the delivery time for each shipping option available in IHerb for the Canadian customers

Landmark Global Delivery Time on IHerb

The Landmark Global Delivery Time is 10 to 25 days.

DHL Delivery Time on IHerb

The DHL Delivery Time is 3 to 15 days.

Note that the Estimated Delivery window provided by iHerb reflects most standard deliveries. However, some orders may occasionally be subject to longer transit time caused by air freight delay, Customs hold, or any other unforeseen complications outside of iHerb’s control.

Customs Duty and Tax Information of IHerb orders to Canada

For the shipments arriving in Canada on or after July 1st, 2020, the import tax exemption threshold will change to CAD 40.00 and the import duty exemption threshold will change to CAD 150.00.

For information about customs, import duties, etc., visit: Canada Border Services Agency, Canada Post’s Customs Requirements

The good news is that all duties, taxes, and import fees are pre-collected at the time of checkout to expedite Customs Clearance; no further payments are required at the time of delivery.

How to Choose the Shipping Carrier on IHerb

These are the steps to choose your preferred shipping carrier on IHerb in Canada

1- Start creating your order as I explained in my post about how to order from IHerb, Then open the shopping cart page by pressing on its icon

Open the IHerb shopping cart
Open the IHerb shopping cart

2-Scroll down to the shipping estimate section, then enter your zip code and press on your preferred carrier according to each one’s price and delivery time to select it.

Choose-your-preferred-shipping-carrier-on-IHerb-canada
Choose your preferred shipping carrier on IHerb

After that, you shall checkout and place your order.

If you need to contact any shipping carrier for any reason, you will find the contact details for each one on the IHerb shipping info page

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