Delivery Information

Malé area

We provide a free same-day delivery service to book lovers within mainland Malé. If you've submitted an order before 1700 hrs, it will be processed the same day with delivery before 2300 hrs. For orders placed after 1700 hrs, we will arrange delivery for the following day after 1800 hrs.

Those residing in Villimale and Hulhumale may place orders and we will deliver those orders when you're in mainland Malé.


Islands other than Malé area

All orders received from other islands will be despatched via Maldivian cargo service, charged with their exact rates. No processing fees will be charged by White Heron Books.

  • Orders received before 1200 hrs will be dispatched on the same day and you will receive your package by 1800 hrs on the following day.
  • Orders placed after 1200 hrs will be dispatched the following day (you will receive your package the day after by 1800 hrs).
  • Orders placed on Fridays or public holidays will be dispatched on the next working day.

Alternately, you may choose to have your order delivered to you when you're in Malé or to one of your friends or relatives who are in Malé.

If you'd prefer one of your friends or relatives in Malé to make the payment to White Heron Books by cash (instead of you paying by Bank of Maldives bank transfer), please let us know the details and we will accept your preferred mode of payment.

If you'd like to order now but would like the package to arrive by a certain day, please let us know and we will hold your package to make sure it reaches you for the date you wish to receive it.