Navigating the shop
Payment options
Placing your order
Other ways of shopping with us
Prices and payment

Navigating the shop

Books and resources features every published title currently available from The National Autistic Society. To find a particular resource, you can click on a relevant sub-category in the menu, or use the search facility in the top right-hand corner of the page.

You can return to the shop from any page on the website by using the 'Shop' link at the top right-hand side of each page.


To search for a particular title, please use the general search facility on each page.

Payment options

Payments are handled by PayPal, who offer a number of options, including Visa, MasterCard, Maestro and the use of a PayPal account.

Placing your order

If you are a registered user, please sign in when prompted. If you do not have a sign-in account, you will need to create one. After placing your order and making your payment through PayPal, you will be sent an email acknowledgement of your order and payment, using the address in your sign-in account.

If you have any questions about this process, or need assistance placing an order, please email

For queries regarding your order, please contact our distributor:

Central Books
50 Freshwater Road

Tel: 0208 525 8800 (overseas: 0044 208 525 8800)
Fax: 0208 599 2694 (overseas: 0044 208 599 2694)

Lines are open 10:00 to 17:30, Monday to Friday.

Contact National Autistic Society directly by emailing

Other ways of shopping with us

Order by telephone

To order by telephone please contact our distributor, Central Books, at the address above.

Order by post and fax

Please download and complete our publications order form. Send your completed form, along with a cheque made payable to ‘Central Books Ltd’, to Central Books at the address above.

Faxed orders: Please note that upon receipt, we will send you a pro-forma invoice. Goods will only be despatched once the pro-forma has been settled.

Download and complete our publications order form.

Placing an official order, including purchase orders

We accept orders from organisations such as schools, local authorities and trade customers for all our publications. These should be sent on official order forms or headed paper to our distributor, Central Books, at the address above.