Warranty & Repairs


The following warranties are exclusive and in lieu of all other warranties, terms of conditions, express, implied or statutory, as to any matter whatsoever, including without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy, satisfactory quality, title, and non-infringement, all of which are expressly disclaimed by Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd. Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd shall not be liable for incidental, consequential, indirect, special or punitive damages or liabilities of any kind arising out of or in connection with the sale or use of this product, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence, strict product liability or any other theory, even if Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd has been advised of the possibility of such damages and even if any limited remedy specified herein is deemed to have failed of its essential purpose. Watch Republic’s entire liability shall be limited to replacement or repair of the purchase price paid, at Watch Republic’s sole option.


Your WATCH REPUBLIC watch is warranted by Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd for a period of two (2) years from the original date of purchase under the terms and conditions of this warranty. The WATCH REPUBLIC warranty covers mechanical and manufacturing defects. A copy of the invoice and stamped warranty booklet is required for proof of purchase.

During the warranty period, the watch movement, hands, and dial are the only components covered under this warranty. A covered component will be repaired or the watch will be replaced free of repair charge if it proves to be defective in material or workmanship under normal use.

In case of replacement, Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd cannot guarantee that you will receive the same model watch. If your model is not available, a watch of equal value or similar style will be provided. The warranty for the replacement watch ends two (2) years from the date the replacement watch is received.

The Warranty Does Not Cover

Crystal, strap or bracelet
Damage resulting from improper handling, lack of care, accidents or normal wear and tear
Water damage unless marked water-resistant (5 ATM or above)
Indirect or consequential damage resulting from the defects or inaccuracy or inoperativeness of the watch
For service work that is not covered under this warranty, the service centre may perform the services you request for a charge dependent on watch style and type of work requested. These charges are subject to change. Such charges will be notified and agreed by you prior to performing the services.

Should service be required, please click on Repairs Price list for charges, and then send your watch, and a copy of your invoice and warranty booklet to:

Fossil Accessories SA

Service Centre
Unit 1, 48 Neptune Street,
Paarden Eiland
Cape Town

Tel: +27 (0)21 418 0045 or deliver to your nearest Watch Republic Store (Store Locator)

Do not send original packaging, as it will not be returned. It is highly recommended you insure your parcel and adequately protect the watch during courier. Fossil Accessories SA (Pty) Ltd is not responsible for product lost or damaged during posting.
Be sure to review all of the information that you have provided, and make any necessary changes before clicking the 'Place Order Now' button. Once you complete your order, you will see a confirmation page with you confirmation number. Additionally, we will send you emails with your Order Confirmation. Please note that as a result of our speedy order processing, we are unable to change or cancel an order once it has been finalized. Please make sure your order is accurate before submitting it for processing. Also, please allow up to 5-7 working days for processing.

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