Amazon Prime Day for this year, 2021, is on the 21st – 22nd June! Many discounts and bargains will be available in locations around the world. Amazon Prime is the company’s money saving program that allows you to benefit from free and cheap shipping as well as offers on shopping, included in the Prime membership is also other services such as streaming movies and music. We won’t go into the pros and cons of having a Prime membership here, we have already discussed Amazon Prime benefits here.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day is the annual bargain hunt for Amazon Prime members. It lasts two days and there are many offers available, as well as the usual Prime benefits, across the whole Amazon empire.
Is Amazon Prime available Internationally?
Amazon Prime is available in countries other than the US. At the time of writing Amazon Prime is available in 20 countries, the list of which is: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Turkey, the UK, and the US.
Is it possible to use Amazon Prime from another country?
If you are in a country where Prime is not available, it is possible to sign up to Prime in a neighboring country, but, as many of the benefits include free and discounted shipping, these may not be available with international shipping so the costs of these may outweigh the benefits for paying for the membership in the first place.
What deals are available on Prime Day.
For 2021 the list of deals included in Prime Day includes:
- The Prime Day show, featuring Billie Eilish, H.E.R and Kid Cudi drops on 17 June on Amazon Prime Video. (My only be available in certain locations).
- Up to 40% off Smart Home Devices.
- Save $10 with small businesses.
- Save 15% or more with select TV, plus an additional 10% off with an Amazon Prime Credit Card (terms apply).
- Save up to 20% on daily essentials.
- Prime coupons.
- 21 Free photo prints.
- $15 off your first order over $100 at Amazon Prime Wardrobe.
- Up to 50% off curated subscription boxes.
- 4 months ad free podcasts with Wondery+.
- Many more individual product discounts and savings.
- More ways for how to find a discount on Amazon.
Can I shop Amazon Prime Day with International Shipping?
Many of the shopping deals will be available to members of Amazon Prime with international shipping, but many of the frees shipping offers may not be. Many of the other Prime Day offers, such as the Prime Day show may not be available outside of the US.
It may be possible to take advantage of some of the discounts but don’t expect to get the deals that a member of Prime in one of the Prime territories gets. International orders may not be eligible during Amazon Prime Day.
Some items that are eligible and marked are available for international delivery with Amazon Prime:
“International orders over $49 with items shipped from and sold by an Overseas Amazon Store via Amazon Global Store that are marked Prime eligible on the product detail page on amazon.com.au”
This is useful for people who live in New Zealand and wish to order at Amazon Australia.
If you are in a country where Amazon Prime is available it is possible to take advantage of the free 30 day trial, this can be cancelled without charge anytime within the first 30 days.