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Quest Courier Services Ltd. / Stay away!

1 United States Review updated:

Just another scam!

Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2008 06:20:19 -0900

Tel:+44-[protected] Fax+[protected]


Dear Sir,

Welcome to QUEST COURIER SERVICES the ultimate air cargo industry serving the global air cargo community and meeting the present day challenges of freight/air cargo services through-out the globe. We offer the most reliable, fastest, time dependent courier and cargo services. We remain an active member of IATA (INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION).

At Quest Courier Service company, our goal and mission is to provide quality logistical solutions which exceed our expectations at a competitive price. Our aim of providing global excellence in transportation is provided by our staff members and worldwide suppliers who are here to serve your requirements through the next century. We do know the critical importance of each shipment and how much it could mean to the daily operations of your business. We treat every shipment as a highly individualized experience wherein your cargo moves swiftly, directly from your facility to the airline dock and straight to the destination. That’s why our freight services command immediate response and absolute trust.

Operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, at QUEST COURIER SERVICES we are able to accommodate UK, European.& International courier services from document, parcel, pallets to bespoke items. As an established courier company catering for same day, next day, overnight & timed delivery service to many blue chip companies, we have built a reputation based on quality of service and reliability to our customers as there preferred supplier.

Operating throughout the Midlands & UK with a range of vehicles, we are able to meet your collection / delivery requirements as effectively as possible throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland only. We Provide a range of International Home Service Deliveries to our International Customers outside the united Kingdom at their specified destination. This enables us to meet your delivery requirements in a timely manner all over globe.

QUEST COURIER SERVICES is also a global air cargo wholesaler and has an exclusive network of international agents ensuring complete logistical support for all international cargo requirements. In U.K, Quest Courier Services is Operating from our global headquarters in Garrick House, 26 - 27 Southampton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7RS, UK and has coast-to-coast representation to permit direct and economical flights or by other transportation means.

This E-mail sent to you is to inform you that the Verifications Dept. at the headquarters of the YAHOO! LOTTERY PROMOTIONS DEPARTMENT has officially cleared you for payment. The original copy of your certificate together with a covering document (Money Laundering protection and Letter of Affidavit for Claims) from the British government stating that the money was obtained legally through a registered lottery programmes (YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS) will be couriered to you as soon as you meet with any of the option listed below, your winnings will be transferred to you immediately.

The Lottery certified cheque and documents are packaged to be delivered under one way bill by the contracted Courier Company and are categorized as High priority & Express delivery under applicable laws and regulations.

This shipment cannot be delivered to PO boxes or postal codes but to Receiver's address. Transit times for delivery of parcels to customers are in working days and are subject to change depending on location of collection and delivery, weight and value. For lightweight shipment, you may be charged for its value as well as dimensional weight rather than its actual weight.

This delivery parcel for greater protection has also been insured in accordance with shipping regulations under unlimited liability. This comprehensive cash in transit insurance cover for your consignment has been arranged {for effective and fast customs clearance}.Delivery of parcel/Transfer of winnings commences {2-3 days} after payment covering delivery charges is made.

Any nature of goods during their transportation and storage in the points of transhipment;
Transport and overhead charges connected with carriage.

Insurance Conditions:
“With responsibility for all risks”
“With responsibility for a private average”
“Without responsibility for damage, except for wreck”

Insurance Rates:
The insurance rate amount is established depending on nomenclature (range) of goods, type of transport, length of route, availability of transhipment points and other factors, stated along the service Quotation.

Order number for Lottery prize parcel: {ORDER NUMBER: DOT232244-UK} you will be asked to give your order number before signing for any document at the arrival of your parcel at your assigned destination. You are hereby advised to keep your order number confidential this company will not be liable for any uncertainty whatsoever bearing the misconduct on the path of the customer.

Prices quoted indicate the Air Express services available from the UK to your destination country for the selected shipment type. The actual availability of services is determined by destination area code or city name, and subject to commodity and value-restrictions for dutiable shipments. Whosoever must present the delivery officer identification card regarding to the above names mention. There after you will be given a tracking number to monitor your good on line. You can now begin the final step of the claims process, which is the transferring of your cash prize to you. With regards to this, find below options open to you; you are required to select the more convenient. The options, together with their associated conditions are presented below:

Handling & Delivery Cost...380.00
Insurance... .550.00
Delivery Order Fee...0.25
Total Cost...955.00GBP
Length of Days...24Hrs
Order Number...OGB232244-UK

Handling & Delivery Cost... 240.00
Delivery Order Fee...025.00
Total Cost...695.00 GBP
Length of Days...Seven Days
Order Number...OGB232244-UK

BANK WIRE TRANSFER OPTION: The said amount i.e. £1, 000, 000.00(One Million United Kingdom Pounds) will be transferred to your bank account via swift bank transfer. Condition: The cost of COT (commission of transfer) being charged by our transferring bank, which is 0.3% of £1, 000, 000.00(One Million United Kingdom Pounds) which is One Thousand Five Hundred United Kingdom Pounds (i.e. 1, 500.00 GBP ) of the cash being transferred will be paid by you before the transfer can be effected. Please note that the charges are best substantial because of the insurance cover we have undertaken in-case of loss, damage or package breakage of your high priority document. We assume all responsibilities in-case of any eventualities.

As our customer you love it that your goods arrive on time, that we are reliable, that we choose the International Money Transfer Company, Western Union Money Transfer have over the years been chosen as method of payments for customers, you are to make payment through any regional office close to you. This payment method was adopted to ameliorate and speed up the process of payment and delivery because of its wide network of operation. Important Note: That your courier charges cannot be deducted from your Winnings due to Article 1186 section 45 subsection 2.3 of Constitution of the United Kingdom as relates to Financial and freight matters, which are duly codified in the United Kingdom law. Please respond to this email by making a selection from the options above.

Also be reminded that the deadline for the claiming of winnings is exactly two weeks after the receipt of this email. After this period, your cash prize will be deemed to have been forfeited by you and will be reused in the drawings of the next edition of the lottery. Good luck and Congratulations once again. Please send your response within the next 24hrs to this same email address.

Thanks for your choosing Quest Courier ServiceS, We are glad to be of service to you.

Faxmail: +[protected]

Customer Care Representative:
Customer Service Officer,
Customer Information and Enquiry Department
Faxmail: +[protected]

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  • Ae
      23rd of Jan, 2009
    0 Votes

    is this quest courier is really a scam? i also recieve this kind of email and the other thing is that christopher barret calls me.. can u pls email me at so that i can know if this is really a scam.. tnx in advance..

  • Ma
      22nd of May, 2009
    0 Votes

    please can you check this courier QUEST232244-uk

  • Ma
      22nd of May, 2009
    0 Votes


    please check this mail and give me the detail
    u can mail me to

    REF: YAHOO6/315116127/27
    BATCH: 15/623/UK.
    Registered Lottery No 220949

    Dear Lucky Winner,

    Thanks for your email response. This is to officially congratulate you or emerging a lucky winner in the May 2009 Yahoo! prize awards.Please note that this Promotional Programmes tagged "Thanks for contributing to our financial Success" was sponsored and organized by Yahoo! in view of the Financial benefits Yahoo! have received from its numerous customers either through adverts, hosting and personal emails.


    The Yahoo! Lottery is an independent Internet Lottery that has been set aside to assist people.With it's intention to changing peoples life since 1994, so many people have benefited from it over the years. All Participants were selected randomly through a from a list of individual emails from all email service providers such as Yahoo!, Hotmail, Bigpond, Aol amongst others that are listed online from Canada, Australia, United States, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania.

    This Lottery was jointly promoted and co-sponsored by Yahoo! and a conglomerate of some multinational companies as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the communities where they have operational base. Further more your details (e-mail address) falls within our United Kingdom Remmitance office and as a result of that, your One Million Pounds will be released to you from this Office.


    Mission Statement of the Bureau of State Lottery

    . To thank the public for all the financial benefits Yahoo! has received from its numerous customers.
    - To help limit hardship round the globe through financial assistance.
    · To generate revenue for the state of International world with the public good.
    · To provide quality gaming/lottery entertainment to the International world with the Statutory mandate.
    · To maintain the integrity of lottery games and activities.

    The only basis for a valid Lottery claim is compliance with the Lottery Statute and the Lottery Rules. No valid Lottery claim may be premised on human, or other error in the communication, display or transmission of data, however recorded, displayed, or transmitted. A valid Lottery claim can be premised upon any intentional human, electronic, or other form of communication or transmission of data, which has been authorized by the Lottery Commissioner: Article 44 sub sections 142 of the Yahoo Lotto Commission as amended.

    On Behalf of the Screening Committee of Yahoo Lotto Promotion Board, I wish to formally announce to you that you have successfully passed the Email Screening and Verification Form Matching Test conducted for all on-line winners of your Category at the headquarters of the Yahoo Lotto Promotion United Kingdom.

    Hence you are therefore CLEARED and can now claim your winnings. Your winning Prize have been approved for release and we will begin the process of remittance to you immediately.In receipt of these requirements above, a Certified cheque of One Million, Great British Pounds ( £ 1, 000, 000.00 GBP), shall be handed over to you, including the Security documents of your winning prize award. Please note that you have less than 14 days from this day to claim your winning prize (One Million British Pounds) Failure to comply will mean that you have forfeited your winnings and the funds will be reused in upcoming draws.

    We have therefore concluded arrangements for your Certified Cheque of One Million Great British Pounds (£ 1, 000, 000.00 GBP), alongside other winning security documents delivered to your contact address by our secured and efficient Courier Services i.e Queat Express Couriers. Please find details of the Courier Service Company below:

    Business Address: Garrick House, 26 - 27 South-Hampton Street
    Covent Garden London WC2E 7RS, UK
    Telephone:+447024062753, +44 703 594 8232
    Fax:+44 870 495 5696

    Please note that Contact should be established within twenty four hours of receiving this email so that details of the delivery of your cheque will be communicated to you. In establishing contact, the number: QUEST232244-UK should also be included, in your email amongst the following underlisted informations :Full Names, Contact Address, Telephone and Fax Number, Confidential Order Number, Ticket Number, Batch Number, Amount Won.Please endeavour to contact them as soon as possible so that they can commence delivery of your cheque to you in your designated address for cashing.

    Furthermore, the number QUEST232244-UK is a very important and confidential order number which is to be included in your email to the courier company and carefully noted. Also, I must inform you that to avoid unwarranted abuse and wrongful claims, you are to keep your winnings confidential.

    Once again on behalf of the Yahoo team i say congratulations and we do hope that with part of your winnings you take part in next years sweepstates draws.

    Your's Sincerely,

  • Th
      6th of Jun, 2009
    +1 Votes

    i have the same e-mail from both person, is this true or scam, pls. adv., in this issue is QUEST COURIER
    responsible for this?, if not they must protect their company..
    and besides yahoo must have an acion on this matter

  • Mu
      8th of Jun, 2009
    0 Votes

    I have see the email bout i am the winner, how can i know this is true? cos i am in Indonesia now n pls send this email to my adress how can i got it as winner?

  • Na
      12th of Jun, 2009
    0 Votes

    yes, i am from canada and i did receive the same emails recently as all you did. i have no idea how true is this and i think yahoo should take serious action on this matter and if this is true, Yahoo please clarify it and it would be much appreciated.

  • Su
      22nd of Jun, 2009
    0 Votes

    i too receive this type of e mail from yahoo .is it true
    .can u pls advice abt this on my e mail id

  • Sh
      2nd of Jul, 2009
    0 Votes

    Hi.. I too got these kind of mail.. And i hav given some personal details.. Now i know that this is fake.. Am worried whether i get in to trouble.. Please help me..

  • Zi
      6th of Jul, 2009
    0 Votes from malaysia n i too got this kind of it worried coz i too hav given some personal details...

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