International Ornithological Association
Founder Member COM-UK

Affiliated to the Confederation Ornithologique Mondiale

Terms and Conditions

Important Information

Privacy Policy

The International Ornithological Association (IOA) is dedicated to safeguarding your privacy online. Please read the following policy to understand how your personnel information will be treated as you use the International Ornithological Association (IOA). This policy may change from time to time.

Credit Card details

The International Ornithological Association(IOA) does not store credit card details nor do we share customers details with any third parties.

How your information is used

The International Ornithological Association use your email address to reply to your enquires and feedback.

Who is collecting your Information

When you email the International Ornithological Association, you are sharing that information with the International Ornithological Association (IOA) only.

With whom your information may be Shared

We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any third parties without your written consent.

Delivery Policy

  • Membership Coded Rings 4 weeks
  • Membership uncoded rings 1 week
  • Members Carophyll 1 week
  • Members clothing 6 weeks
  • Other items 3 weeks
  • Next day delivery: Only accepted by phone (for costs see below).

The International Ornithological Association (IOA) cannot accept liability caused by delivery companies.

Refund/Cancellation Policy-timeframe

All orders in writing on forms supplied on website.

In the case of incorrect sizes.

  • Membership coded rings: No refund or cancellation post order.
  • Members Uncoded Rings: No refund or cancellation post order.
  • Members Carophyll: No refund or cancellation post order.

Pricing Policy

The International Ornithological Association (IOA) reserve the right to alter pricing as market conditions dictate.

Contact Details

Richard Lumley
President IOA
20 Ryedale Close
N Yorks
YO17 9DQ
T: 01653 697565

All orders are dispatched via the Royal Mail under second class post. Members/non members requesting urgent delivery of rings will be charged the following rates:

Guaranteed next day delivery of rings £6.25 delivered before 1pm.