About Debenhams

With online presence in at least 90 countries, Debenhams has become an international brand rooted in its British heritage. It serves millions of customers worldwide with distinctive, differentiated and select international brands, designer brands and concessions items. It sells products from manifold categories sourced from all over the world.

Being an international brand with a commanding retail presence, Debenhams continues to make shopping a social, fun and confidence-boosting experience for its customers in different parts of the globe.

How to Create a New Debenhams Account

  1. Click on “Create Account/Sign in” on the topmost portion of the Debenhams website
  2. Go to the “Register an account at Debenhams” section and enter your email address then click “Register”
  3. Provide your details in the form and click “Create an account”
  4. Review the accuracy of the details you have provided

Once you have a Debenhams online account, you will be able to gain access to a complete history of your orders. You will also be able to save your card and delivery information for quicker checkout on future purchases. Additionally, having an online account allows you to view the items you have saved during your previous visits.

How to Reset Your Password

  1. Click on “Forgotten your password”
  2. Enter the email address you use for your online account and click on “Reset password”
  3. Check your inbox and open the forgotten password email
  4. Click on the link to change your password
  5. Complete the form with your new password
  6. Click on “Set new password”

If you accidentally requested multiple password reset links, use the one with the most recent time stamp. If it has been 2 hours and you still have not received the forgotten password email, check your junk mailbox/spam. If it is still not there, the email address provided might not exist in the Debenhams database. In this case, it is recommended that you contact the company right away.

How to Place an Order Online with Debenhams

  1. Click on “My Bag”
  2. Make sure you are satisfied with the items included in your bag
  3. Click on “Secure checkout”
  4. If you are not already signed in, you will be asked to do so before you proceed to payment
  5. Select a delivery method you prefer
  6. Select a payment method you prefer
  7. Review your details and click on “Place order and pay”

How to Apply for a Debenhams Card

In order to apply for a Debenhams card, you need to meet the following criteria:

  1. Must be at least 18 years old
  2. Musts have a regular income
  3. Must have a UK bank account
  4. Must have a home or mobile telephone number
  5. Must be a permanent UK resident
  6. Must have lived in the United Kingdom for the past 12 months (unless a member of Her Majesty’s Forces)
  7. Must not already be a Debehams Card holder

You can check your eligibility to apply for a Debenhams card through their website. Please note that you will be forfeiting the discount awarded to new subscribers In the event you are not eligible for instant spend.

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How to Pay

You can pay for your order using any of the following:

Store Cards – Debenhams Credit Card, Debenhams Account Card (available in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland), Debenhams Gold Account Card c, and Debenhams Shareholder Account Card (available in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland)

Credit and Debit Cards – Credit and debit cards from MasterCard (all countries), VISA (all countries), American Express (all countries), Delta/Connect (all countries), Maestro (all countries), and Japanese Credit Bureau (available in the United Kingdom only)

Gift and Rewards Cards – Debenhams Gift Cards (available in countries other than Austria, France, Belgium, Finland, Italy, Germany, Monaco, Luxembourg, Norway, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, and Sweden), Debenhams e-Gift Cards  (available in countries other than Austria, France, Belgium, Finland, Italy, Germany, Monaco, Luxembourg, Norway, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, and Sweden), and Beauty Club Carbs (available in the United Kingdom only)

How to Use Multiple Payment Options in a Single Online Transaction

You are allowed to use two types of payment in a single online transaction. Therefore, you can either use two different gift cards or e-gift cards. You can also use either one gift card or e-gift card and one credit or debit or store or beauty club card.

In order to complete the order, you have to pay the entire amount using up to two methods of payment.

How to Get Your Order Delivered to You

There are different delivery options for you to choose from:

Standard Delivery – This delivery option is free of charge for orders of at least £50. For orders below £50, the standard delivery charge is £3.49. Delivery takes up to 5 business days and your order will be delivered between 8:00am and 8:00pm.

Next Day Delivery – This delivery option will cost you £3.99 and will arrive the next day, unless it is a bank holiday. You can expect your order to be delivered between 8:00am and 6:00pm. Take note that you must complete your order before 9:00pm to have it delivered the next day. If it is a Saturday, you will need to complete your order by 6:00pm.

Nominated Day Delivery – This delivery option will also cost you £3.99 and you can choose the day on when your order will be delivered. There will be no deliveries during bank holidays. You can expect your order to arrive between 8:00am and 6:00pm. Please note that you will need to complete your order by 9:00pm to avail of the nominated day delivery option.

Furniture Delivery – Furniture delivery times can range from next day to several weeks. This depends on the kind of item you have ordered. It is important that you check delivery options when        you place furniture order so you will know when you can expect to receive your order.

If you are not present when a courier attempts a delivery, the courier will let you know through leaving a card. The card will include information on the action that was taken: attempt to deliver again, left the order with your neighbour or left your order in a safe place within your property.

How to Track an Order

You can track your order through the Debenhams website. You will be asked to provide the order number and either your postcode or email address.

How to Return Your Order

UK Returns – You can return your order to any Debenhams store in the UK. You will need to complete a returns form to do this. If you wish to send back an order, you will still need to complete the returns form. Most orders can be returned free of charge through a Hermes ParcelShop service. If you choose return your order using a different postal services, delivery charges will be applied.

Furniture Returns – If you are returning furniture, rugs, barbeques, mirrors or chimeneas, you will need to contact Debenhams via telephone or email to arrange a courier pickup. Take note that certain delivery charges may apply.

International Returns – The only way for you to return an international order is through post. The cost will vary, depending on your delivery address and your reason for returning your order. In case the order arrived to you in a damaged or faulty condition, you will be refunded the entire delivery charge

How to Get in Touch with Debenhams

If you have a question or concern regarding your shopping experience or if you have feedback you wish to share with Debenhams, you can get in touch with the company through telephone or email.  Take note that calls made to Debenhams from mobile phones and private telephones will be charged the local rate.

If you choose to contact the company via email, you can expect them to circle back to you in 48 hours. So if your concern is of urgent nature, it is best to give the company a call instead,

Debenhams Gift Cards and Vouchers

Debenhams offers several choices for gift cards to match different personalities. These include e-gift cards and beauty gift cards. The cards can be bought and redeemed through their website or in any of their UK stores.

Gift Cards – These are delivered in 5 business days. A design can be chosen from an assortment of options. You can also choose from fixed values of £10 to £300. You can also include a personal message with the gift card.

Personalised Gift Card – This is delivered in 3 business days. You can personalise the gift card using images, logos or messages. You can select gift card values from £5 to £500.

e-Gift Cards – These are delivered in 24 hours and you can select from an array of e-Gift Card designs. You can choose a value from £10 to £250.

Gift Card Beauty Box – This is delivered in 5 business days. You can select from an array of brands and values from £30 to £300.

Gift Cards for Business – These can be in the form of a regular gift card, e-Gift card or gift voucher. These work great as incentives or rewards. These are delivered within 24 hours free of charge. Discounts can vary and start at 4%. The card or voucher can be customised with messages, images or logos.

How to Check Your Gift Card Balance Online

You can check the balance left in your Debenhams gift card through the website. You will need to provide your card number and your PIN to proceed with the balance enquiry.

Lost Gift Card

Under the Debenhams Gift Card Terms and Conditions, Debenhams will not be responsible for stolen or lost gift cards.

If you have lost or misplaced the print out of your e-gift card, you can visit the original email and click on the link to access the e-gift card once more.

Gift Card Validity

If a gift card remains unused, it will expire after 24 months from the date when it was purchased.

If a gift card has been used, it will expire after 24 months from the date when it was last used or a balance enquiry was last made.

Debenhams Pros and Cons


  • Offers a 20% discount if successfully pass the eligibility check for a Debenhams Credit Card
  • Free standard delivery for orders valued at £50 and more (terms and conditions apply)
  • User-friendly website that is easy to navigate
  • Delivers internationally to 66 countries
  • Scheduled deliveries available for UK residents only


  • Only UK residents can participate in the Rewards program
  • Does not accept Paypal as a payment option
  • International deliveries cannot be expedited

Debenhams Reviews


Reviews  2,173

Excellent              16%

Great                    4%

Average               3%

Poor                      6%

Bad                        72%

You can likewise read more on what other people are saying about Debenhams at Sitejabber and Reviews.io.

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Company Details
  • Company Name: DEBENHAMS PLC
  • Registration Number: 05448421
  • Incorporation Date: 2005-05-10
  • Status: Liquidation
Contact Debenhams Catalogue
  • via Phone: 01924207097 Call
  • via Post: C/O Fti Consulting Llp 200 Aldersgate, Aldersgate Street, London, Greater London, EC1A 4HD