Costco Return Policy

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  • You can cancel and get a refund of your membership fee at any time if you are dissatisfied.


  • Costco guarantees your satisfaction on every product they sell and will refund your purchase price, with some exceptions:
    • Electronics, including TVs, projectors, major appliances, computers, tablets, cameras, and more, can be returned within 90 days (from the date you received the merchandise).
    • Costco offers technical support and warranty assistance for many electronics.
    • For diamonds 1.00ct or larger, return with original paperwork (IGI and/or GIA certificates) within 48 hours for inspection by a Costco Graduate Gemologist.
    • Cigarettes and alcohol cannot be returned where prohibited by law.
    • Products with limited life expectancy, like tires and batteries, come with a product-specific limited warranty.
    • Special order kiosk and custom-installed programs are non-returnable, except for warranty repair/replacement due to specification failure.
    • Airline, live performance event items, gold bars, and gold bullion are non-refundable.

How to Return an Item:

  • Items purchased at a Costco location should be returned at the returns counter in any Costco warehouse.
  • Items ordered online can be returned at any Costco warehouse or initiated through

Accepted Payment Methods for Returns:

  • Payment methods accepted for returns may differ online and in the warehouse, including Visa Cards, Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi, PIN-based Debit/ATM Cards, Costco Shop Cards, cash, personal checks, business checks, traveler’s checks, EBT cards, and mobile payment options (Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay).

Additional Information:

  • U.S. Costco Gas Stations accept specific payment methods.
  • For, payment methods include Visa Cards, Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi, MasterCard, Discover Cards, PIN-based Debit/ATM Cards, and Costco Shop Cards.

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