Ordering Methods

There are many ways to place your order online, we are here to help.

Your local Branch

Call into your local Trade counter and buy your products there and then.

Large Orders

We can help you reduce the cost of your larger orders

Production Packaging

We supply parts in industry standard packaging types

Extended Range

Even if we don't stock it, we'll do our best to source it for you.

Forward Orders

Schedule orders to be delivered on different dates

Quotes Online

Manage and request your quotes online


There are many ways to place your order online, we are here to help

Delivery Methods

Get your order when you want it

Parcel Tracking

Track your order's progress

Product Returns

Return your purchase for a replacement or refund

My Account

Manage your order, quotes, track parcels, update details and more

Account Opening

Get an RS cash or credit account

Invoice & Payment

Keep track of all your invoices and payments

Product Support

We've got all the information, support and advice you need.


Online community of technical experts and free design tools

Lighting Guide Request

Request a copy of the Lighting Guide

Environmental Information

See how you can recycle your waste electrical and electronic equipment, and batteries.


Calibrate new equipment

3D Printing Service

Access 3D printed rapid prototyping, and other manufacturing services via our partner Protolabs

Extended Range

Extended Range

You can access another 100,000 products

What is it?

• Access to extra electronic, process control and automation lines which are outside our  normal stocked range
• 100,000 products from our US sister company (Allied) and selected PCA manufacturers
• Order online at ie.rs-online.com and get delivery within 5-10 working days.

How does it help me?

• Saves time: because you can source all your products from one supplier instead of trawling round websites until you find what you want
• Gives you more choice: by offering you extra product ranges
• Saves money: by reducing your overall acquisition costs.

How do I identify an Extended Range product?

When you're searching or browsing online, Extended Range products have a 10-digit stock number starting with 2508... or 2509...

How to order Extended Range:

All extended range orders must be placed on the RS website.
Go to ie.rs-online.com and add your extended range item to your basket and checkout! It’s as simple as that!!

Please note:

• All extended range orders below €100 will attract an additional shipping and handling charge of €20.
• Extended Range products are non-returnable and non-cancellable – see RS Terms and Conditions.

See also: RS Terms & Conditions