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Let's study from the games!!!
Let's study from the games!!!

Terms And Conditions


  1. We carry a large inventory of Materials at our warehouse in Pickering which enables us to package and prepare your order within 48 hours.  Customers will be notified if items are not in stock and are on backorder and not charged on backordered items unless otherwise agreed.
  2. Our rates are based on weight-based rates that we receive through Purolator. We may however have alternate carriers we could contact to get you a lower shipping cost. If you find the shipping rate to be too high, be sure to contact us and we will try to arrange an alternate if available.
  3. For orders outside Canada and USA please contact us at for a shipping quote.
  4. Orders are quoted by Purolator Ground. If you would require expedited service please contact us for a quote.
  5. Furniture items usually ship by freight and will not be quoted for shipping using our online system. We will contact you with a shipping quote prior to processing your order. For furniture orders in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) usually a flat fee (truck charge) of $70 applies regardless of the number of items ordered.


We accept the following payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, personal cheque, company cheque, e-transfer or money order. We also accept Purchase Orders from established schools. Please contact us to complete a credit application.


Affordable Montessori Material Inc. must authorize all returns. Returns must be made within 30 days of receipt of the item(s). AUTHORIZED RETURNS may be subject to a 15% restocking charge.  Refunds on returned Montessori materials will be issued in the form of a credit note.

If you have received an item which is damaged or shipped incorrectly, please contact us within 30 days of the delivery date and we will arrange replacement for you. No additional shipping costs will be incurred by the customer. You may be required to provide photos of the damage to help us file a claim.

If you wish to return an item due to a personal preference, please contact us within 30 days. Customers will be responsible for the shipping cost of the return and a store credit will be issued. All returns must be in their original condition.

  • All clearance materials are non-exchangeable and non-refundable and are final sale. Be sure to read the product description carefully prior to placing orders on clearance items.
  • Customers will get a store credit for all returns.  We will only reimburse the customer for the price of the materials.  We will not issue credit for shipping charges.

A restocking fee of 15% may apply on returns based on our discretion.

Taxes and Customs/Duties

All customers in Canada will be charged taxes based on the following rate.

Province / Territory


Ontario, Newbrunswick and Newfoundland

13% HST

Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory, Nunavat, Quebec and Saskatchewan

5% GST

Nova Scotia

15% HST

 No taxes will be charged at the time of the order for international customers. Taxes, Duties and Customs will be charged and billed directly by the carrier.