1. How can I place an order?
There are several ways you can order at APE. Follow this link which will give you all the options.
2. Who can order and buy from the online store?
Anyone! Our shop is open to the general public as well as health professionals. If you are a clinician, doctor, health professional or sporting organisation, then you can register for a wholesale account and receive wholesale pricing. Please register here.
3. How can I obtain wholesale pricing?
If you are a registered clinician or health professional, a registered sporting club or other relevant registered business you may be eligible for wholesale pricing. Please tick the appropriate box at the time of registration and once approved, you will have access to wholesale pricing and go on a 30 day trading account. Please register here.
4. How much is freight?
Shipping will be calculated based on your postcode and whether you are a retail or wholesale customer.
- Retail customer deliveries to all Australian capital cities are freight FREE for orders over $250, otherwise $11 shipping applies.
- Wholesale customer deliveries within the Perth metro area are freight FREE for orders over $100, otherwise $7.70 shipping applies.
- Wholesale customer deliveries to the rest of Australian capital metro cities are freight FREE for orders over $250, otherwise $11 shipping applies.
Regional Australia including NT and Tasmania
- All retail and wholesale customer deliveries are freight FREE for orders over $250, otherwise $15 shipping applies.
Bulky and oversized items may require specialised freighting and may incur an additional charge. We will not charge your credit card without prior approval if additional costs are incurred. Bulky items are tagged with this icon .
Please note that we do NOT authorise Australia Post to leave deliveries if addresses are unattended.
Express freighting is only possible for 3kg satchels. Please choose this option at the time of check-out. The majority of single items can fit into a satchel, but if you are not sure please contact us. It is also possible to send larger items express but a specialised freight quote will be required.
5. What if I can’t find something I need?
If this happens please just contact us. We have developed excellent sources across Australia and the world, and can source just about any product you need while still being able to offer competitive pricing.
6. If I already have an account with APE, how do I order?
A username and password should have been sent to you. If you haven’t received one then you can either contact us or register through the website. Our new website will require you to reset your password. Please follow the “I forgot my password” at the login screen.
7. Can I pick up my order?
Yes you can. We are located in Balcatta in Western Australia. Please contact us to let us know that you would like to pick up and we will have it ready for you. Please note that we only accept cash or credit card at our office.
8. I’m not really sure what I need. Can you help?
APE is run and operated by experienced Sports Physiotherapists. We have worked in clinics and with sporting groups, amateur to elite, for over 25 years. At APE we have an intimate knowledge of our products and their application, because we’ve used them! If you’re not sure what you need contact us and we can work through what you require.
9. Do I have to order on-line?
No you don’t. We are happy to receive orders via phone, fax or email as well. Please visit our ordering section for all details.
10. Can I return/exchange a product that I’ve purchased?
Yes you can. If the product is returned in exactly the same condition and in the same packaging as it was sold, then we are happy to offer exchanges or a credit. If the product is faulty or the wrong product was sent, then we will accept the costs of returns and re-delivery, otherwise these costs are your responsibility. Please refer to our Returns Policy for more details. A Returns Authorization Form must be filled out and accompany any returns. Please contact us for more info.
11. Can I save my regular/recurring items for quicker ordering?
Yes you can. All it takes is a few minutes set up time. When looking at the product you wish to put on your regular shopping list, simply click on “Add to Wishlist” . When your Wishlist is complete you can add the Wishlist to your shopping cart, where you can then edit / fine tune your order before processing.
Alternatively, you can repeat a previous order. Login to your account and view your past orders. Any completed order can be re-ordered. You can edit / fine tune your new order before processing.
12. Does APE price match to its competitors?
Yes we do. Please just let us know.
13. When will my order be sent?
Your products will be sent out to you within a day or two of ordering. If there is any delay in sending out your order, we will contact you immediately and let you know. If you are unhappy to wait then we will offer you a full, immediate refund. If you need your order urgently then please contact us and we will do everything we can to expedite you order.
13. Does APE offer financing for clinical equipment?
We have a number of financial partners that we work with us and our customers to finance capital equipment. They have been helping health professionals develop and grow businesses for years. Our partners offer excellent competitive terms to finance any equipment purchase. Financing your clinical equipment has great tax benefits as well as minimising the effect to your business cash-flow. Contact us for more information.
14. Can I order if I live outside Australia?
Yes you can. Add the products you need and go to your checkout. Above the Cart Totals you will see an International Button. Please click this and your shopping cart will be transferred into a quote, where you will be asked for your basic details including your country of origin and postcode. Hit Submit and we will then get back to you with a full quote including all freight costs for your order. We will also give you all the international payment options.