Blackcircles South Africa Shipping Policy

Blackcircles was Founded in 2001 in the United Kingdom, since then it has taken the tyre industry by storm, pioneering the way that motorists buy tyres. We work hard to deliver the best brands at competitive prices, whilst offering a team of experts available to looking after customer needs at every step of the process, pre and post-sale. Blackcircles has now launched a Franchise in South Africa, which is owned by Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd. and will be run as a separate division.

The South African online tyre shopping platform is dedicated to simplifying the tyre buying process so that consumers can research and purchase tyres, as well as schedule an installation appointment. Customer experience is at the heart of our growth, as we consistently engage with customers to ensure we continue to develop our already much praised business model. Our ethos of unparalleled customer service has seen Blackcircles grow from humble beginnings to become the UK’s leading online tyre retailer, we are confident in achieving the same success in South Africa.

We are a company legally registered in South Africa under the name “Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd.” and having our principal place of business at The Old Factory Building, Lion Match Office Park, 892 Umgeni Road, Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa.
Please remember that throughout the present document when we use the words  “we”, “us”, “our” or “Company” we mean Sumitomo Rubber South Africa ((Pty)) Ltd. Trading As Blackcircles South Africa. When we refer to “you” we mean the user of our website.

The website allows a person (“user”) to place electronic orders (“order”) for one or more item/s on offer as long as such products are available and not sold out. A purchasing contract (“Terms of sale”) between the user and Blackcircles (“us”) shall be complete only once the customer has placed an order and the payment has been processed fully, meaning Blackcircles has received and accepted the payment.

We do not deliver outside of the borders of South Africa.

Goods are delivered via courier companies within South Africa at standard delivery costs. Delivery prices are subject to change as determined by courier providers. Deliveries in South Africa takes between 7 to 10 working days for door to door service. We do not deliver to countries or areas outside of South Africa. We cannot guarantee that delivery can be effected to any specific address. Should we be unable to deliver your order, for any reason whatsoever, we will contact you and arrange to re-imburse you for the full value of your purchase.

Shipping fees are calculated at a Flat Rate Nationwide fee of R150/Tyre. This is based on your delivery address and source location (stock holding warehouse). These are calculated and displayed at checkout, prior to payment.

Upon successful completion of an order, you will receive an email confirmation within 24 hours. Please contact us directly if this confirmation is not received.

Returns, refunds and exchanges are covered in detail in our Returns Policy. Should your order be damaged in any way, please contact us immediately with your order number and photos of the delivery. We will handle these on a case by case basis and assure you of our commitment to works towards a satisfactory solution.

This website is governed by the laws of South Africa. Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd Trading as Blackcircles chooses as its domicilium citandi et executandi  for all purposes under this agreement, whether in respect of court process, notice, or other documents or communication of whatsoever nature, South Africa.

This website (  is owned and run by Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd,  based in South Africa trading as Blackcircles South Africa.
Contact Details
Name: Devlin Moodley
Number: 031 242 1220