Sainsbury's eGift card

Sainsbury's eGift card

Sainsbury's eGift Card

eGift Cards can be used to purchase products in all Sainsbury's stores, including TU clothing and homeware, as well as in Sainsbury's coffee shops. eGift Cards can also be redeemed online, see below further details around this. You may also like to refer to our Frequently Asked Questions for help and support. Buy a Sainsbury's eGift Card here. eGift Card you can use this to make full or part payment for your shopping. Any remaining balance unspent can be saved for a future shop as funds remain available on the card until the expiry.

1. Redemption

In-Store eGift Cards can be redeemed from a smart phone device or printed and taken in to store. Product exclusions apply. After each use In-Store any remaining balance on the eGift Card will be printed on a receipt. It is the recipient's responsibility to retain the receipt as evidence of their outstanding balance. There is no limit to the number of eGift Cards that can be used per transaction, but eGift Cards cannot exceed a total of £250 per transaction. If items are returned to store in accordance with our refund policy any refund due will be credited to your eGift Card.

2. Online Redemption at

eGift Cards can be redeemed at Sainsbury's Online Groceries and in our stores. The maximum value that may be redeemed by a customer in one online grocery transaction is £250. Product exclusions apply. The use of our online grocery delivery service requires registration. eGift Card holders must register at and accept the terms and conditions and privacy policy. Minimum online order value of £40 applies. Online delivery fees apply. An eGift Card cannot be used to pay for delivery charges. Dependent on card balance, you may use the eGift Card to deduct a maximum £250 from your shopping total. Any remaining balance must be paid for using the payment card linked to your online groceries account. To use the eGift Card online at it must be converted to an online coupon.

  • To convert, select the matching 8 digits from your unique eGift Card numbers, from the drop-down menu and enter the remaining digits and PIN at checkout
  • If a valid card number and PIN has been used, you will be asked to manually enter how much you wish to convert
  • If you convert only part of your eGift Card balance you will be asked to provide your valid card number and PIN on any future conversions
  • Once converted, your outstanding balance will be held online and can be found in your coupon wallet at checkout
  • Your online coupon held in your coupon wallet will expire 24 months after first conversion
  • We will not provide an expiry reminder

If goods are out of stock on your booked grocery delivery date Sainsbury's will offer a substitute unless you tell us not to. If, as a result of substitutes, the value of your order drops below the value of your converted eGift Card applied to that transaction then the converted eGift Card payment will be used for the full value of your basket (excluding delivery charge). The balance will be credited to your Sainsbury's online grocery coupon wallet as a new coupon to be used against an online grocery shop at Sainsbury's within 24 months of conversion.

If items are returned to store in accordance with our refund policy, any refund due will be credited to your Sainsbury's online grocery coupon wallet. Our Customer Services Team are also on hand to help, please call us on 0800 63 62 62.


Sainsbury's eGift Card can be used to purchase most products. As part of our terms and conditions, the following products and categories cannot be purchased with a Sainsbury's eGift Card:

  • Branded Gift Cards
  • All lottery related products
  • PayPoint products and services
  • Stage 1 Infant Formula milk
  • Tobacco and related products
  • Postage stamps
  • All in store concessions
  • Petrol and Diesel
  • Mobile phone top ups
  • Online delivery charges
  • Travel Money

For our full Gift Card Terms and Conditions please click here

Important information

Contact Information

The team will review your complaint and aim to be in touch within 3 days, but please bear in mind that over a weekend or bank holiday it may take longer to respond.

Contacting us about a refund?
You'll need to give us a call on 0800 328 1700 if you ordered online. If purchased in store, please call 0800 63 62 62 or speak with a colleague next time you're in store.

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