Batteries Direct is a UK distributor of Ritar batteries.

Based in Leicestershire we have a wealth of experience with Sealed Lead Acid batteries and can be counted on for our friendly efficient service. Our company has been registered since 1985 and our MD has been in the battery industry for nearly 40 years, providing battery solutions for many different industries.
Our online Golf Battery shop, home to the tried and trusted “Maxi” brand has been successfully trading for many years and you can be assured of not only a reputable product but a quality of service second to none.
After years of extensive testing of many brands of Sealed Lead Acid battery we believe the “Ritar” battery to be the best performing value for money battery on the market. We now offer a complimentary range of charges to ensure your battery is charged in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
If you can’t find your preferred battery, please contact us as not all our products are listed on our website yet.

Ritar International Group

China Ritar Power is a Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) Battery Company listed in NASDAQ. Established in May 2002, Ritar manufactures and sells environmentally friendly Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) batteries. Now Ritar covers battery, battery charger, handset screen and precious metal and has developed into a large-scale multiplication enterprise group. Ritar has been a legend of the new energy industry in China. Ritar power is a high-tech enterprise headquartered in Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China and has a manufacturing base in Fuyong town, Shenzhen and a new industrial park in Hengyang, Hunan Province. With 23 production lines, products10 series more than 500 types of products. Hengyang adjoins Zhuzhou smelter and Shuikoushan– the Capital of Lead, has an extensive non-ferrous metal resource to achieve the gathering of the industrial chain, annual delivery capacity reached 9 million KVAH. Ritar adhered to introduce and develop advanced technologies and processes, had set up Ritar Research Centre, including 2 professors who have experience over 40 years in battery research, and over 50 research engineers. Adopted the world’s most advanced production equipment’s and testing methods. Battery products have a long service life, high energy, Cadmium-free environmental protection and other features, also have got dozens of independent intellectual property rights of the patent invention. Ritar products are exported to more than 200 countries and regions all over the world. Ritar batteries are applied in light electric vehicles (LEVs), interruptible power supply (UPS) systems, electricity and telecommunications backup power systems, automatic control, wind and solar power systems.

Ritar Power is one of the few lead acid battery manufacturers whose products are based on lead-calcium-stannum formula which is free of toxic cadmium. It is also one of the leading lead acid battery enterprises that have attained the following certificates: ISO90001:2000, ISO14001, OHSAS 18001, UL, CE.

Ritar batteries adopt ultrathin glass fibre membranes and unsaturated absorption electrolyte where oxygen can easily diffuse towards the cathode, thus enabling safe and effective work.

Making A Purchase

Making a purchase could not be easier. Just browse our store, and add any items that you wish to buy into the shopping cart. After you have finished your selection, click on ‘Checkout’ and you will be asked for a few details that we need to be able to complete the order. We accept card payments.

We accept Visa and MasterCard. We do not charge for any item until it is ready to ship.

If you have made a mistake in your order and cannot correct it in the shopping cart, contact us and we will correct the mistake.

When confirmation of your order is received, this is to indicate that we have received your order. It does not indicate that a contract exists between us. We will indicate acceptance of your order, and hence a contract between us, when we send you an invoice. We have included this term to protect us in the case that a mistake has been made in pricing, we have inadvertently under-priced goods, or we are no longer able to supply a particular product for some reason. In the case of a change of price, we will always contact you first to ensure that the price is acceptable.

Delivery Schedule

We deliver your order right away. We will normally send your order to you in 2 business days. You must inform us within two working days if the goods are lost or damaged in transit so that we can make a prompt claim against the delivery company and correct the problem. Please quote your order number in all correspondence. You agree that proof of delivery supplied by our delivery company is sufficient evidence to establish that goods have been received.

Back Orders

If your item is not in stock, we will contact you and inform you. You will then be able to choose to backorder the item or cancel your order and receive a full refund. 

Tax Charges

For orders made from the UK or the European Union, 20.00% VAT is added. All other orders are VAT free.

Credit Card Security

When the order is placed at our website, credit card numbers are encrypted using 128 bit encryption. They are only decrypted after they reach our computer. They are not held in clear text on any web site.


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Reaching Us

If you need to reach us, please email us using the link on the store page, alternatively, you can call on 01455 289888 or write to us at Batteries Direct Golf, Box Road, Broughton Astley, Leicester, LE9 6TJ

Returns Policy

Your rights to return goods are protected under the EU Distance Selling Directive.You are entitled to cancel your order and return the goods within 7 working days for a full refund, including the cost of delivery. Do this by contacting us by email or telephone and quoting the order number supplied to you. Your refund will be paid within 30 days. You are responsible for the cost and risk of loss or damage when returning the goods, so you should take out enough postal insurance to cover their value. This cancellation policy does not affect your rights when we are at fault – for example, if goods are faulty or misdescribed.

Any goods returned should be in saleable condition.

These terms apply to your order. We may change our terms and conditions at any time, so please do not assume that the same terms will apply in the future.

None of these terms affect your legal rights and these are not diminished in any way. If any term is held to be invalid under any applicable statute or rule of law, that term is automatically omitted from the terms to minimum extent necessary to comply with the law and without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remainder.