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

Ordering Methods

Ordering Methods

However you want to order, we're here to help

We offer a highly flexible ordering service that lets you place orders however suits you best:

Online: A fast, flexible, convenient way to order products from RS which gives you access to over 500,000 products through our website. Provides instant, accurate, real-time information on the latest prices, stock availability and new products and includes a range of tools to help you manage your information clearly and simply – including copy invoicing, saved lists and order history
By phone: Service from a friendly local customer services team to make sure you get the products you want. Call us on 01 415 3100
By email: We aim to have your order processed same day. Email us at orders.ie@rs-components.com 
In person at our Trade Counter: you can order Dublin Trade Counter.

Ways to Pay

You can pay by RS credit account, cheque, credit or debit cards, corporate purchasing cards, or cash (trade counters only).

Whichever way you choose to order or pay, you can have your own customer reference number, which will appear on all documents, plus an RS order reference number so you can track your order's progress.


Benefits of online ordering

Saves money: our special offers always appear online first, and many discounts are exclusively for online customers
Saves time: ordering online can save you time because you simply add your products directly to the basket and save them for later
Simplifies your job: our search makes it fast and simple to find the product you want. New products always appear online first.

Ways to save money

• If you order a large quantity of a single item, we may offer discount prices on selected items, applied automatically, you’ll find these on our website next to the product.
• If you're ordering an extra-large quantity or high value, we'll flex our prices to suit your budget. Our Quotes team would be happy to help with this. They can be contacted at quotes.ie@rs-components.com or (01) 4153100