Shipping & Returns

Standard Ground Shipping

We ship Standard Ground Orders USPS, UPS or LTL, whichever provides the best price depending on the size and weight of your order.

Priority Ground Shipping

Guaranteed ground service, Priority Ground orders will ship out the same day when placed before  1 pm PT on weekdays (excluding weekday holidays. Any order not received within the quoted transit time will be credited a full refund of the shipping expense (some exclusions may apply). We ship Priority Ground via UPS. Please note, if delays occur with carriers due to inclement weather, we cannot guarantee your order will arrive by the quoted delivery time.

LTL Shipping

LTL is  method used for shipping larger, oversized items. Prices are Freight On Board (FOB), Sacramento, CA. Please call our sales team at 916-567-0227 for the most current information on pricing and any additional fees that may apply to your order.

Order Confirmation & Tracking

Once the order has been confirmed, our valued customer shall receive an email from our warehouse with tracking information for easy access on status of shipments via USPS, UPS, or LTL Carrier.


We want our customers to be 100% satisfied with their purchase from Northgate Cargo Control. Returns must be approved in advance. Please call 916-567-0227 toget your Return Authorization (RA) number prior to shipping any product to us. Important guidelines for all Northgate Cargo Control returns: All returns must be clearly labeled with your RA number. Returns must be in like new/unused condition to receive a refund. Returns may only be made within 10 days of receipt of your order. Customers are responsible for any costs related to returning the merchandise. We recommendusing a carrier that will provide a tracking number for the shipment. Shipping charges for the original order are non-refundable. A 20% restocking fee will be applied on all approved returns. If you believe the item you receive is not representative of what you ordered, we will do our best to make it right: Custom orders are made to specifications.

Defective, or damaged missing products 

Should your items arrive damaged, defective or missing, please contact us within 10 days of receipt so that we can work with you to ship replacements or missing items right away. 

Lost or damaged packages 
Should your order not arrive or the package is damaged, and you don't receive a satisfactory response from the shipping carrier, we want to help. Please contact us within three days after delivery (or the date it was expected to be delivered) and follow these guidelines to expedite the claim process: Inspect every shipment for lost, missing, or damaged merchandise (be sure to count containers if your shipment came in multiple containers). Sign the freight carrier's bill as short, damaged, or incomplete to record the issue. Obtain the signature of the carrier for the lost or damaged merchandise.