Free School Uniforms

We have 6 permanent School Uniform Banks in each of the following locations, which are open all year round.

Each location has a extensive stock of excellent to good-condition school uniforms which are suitable for the schools near the uniform bank location.

  • Reuse Recycle, Enterprise House, Fountain Way, Stranraer, DG9 7UD.  Call: 01776 707375
  • Newton Stewart Initiative Community Shop, Dashwood Square, Newton Stewart, DG8 6EQ.  Call: 01671 401449
  • Dalbeattie Community Inititiave, 71 High Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4HA.  Call: 01556 612752
  • Action for Children, Kirkfield, Greystone Avenue, Kelloholm, DG4 6RB. Call: 01659 66135
  • Newstart Recycle, Provost Mill, North Queensberry Street, Annan, DG12 5BL. Call: 01461 202430
  • SHAX Shop, The Crichton, Merrick House, Bankend Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TA (Open Mondays to Saturdays, 9am to 4pm) Call: 01387 245358
  • Castle Douglas Town Shop, 188 King Street, Castle Douglas, DG7 1DB

Free School Uniform and Back to School Events



Event Times                                      

Sunday 13 August 2023


Oasis Youth Centre,

Newall Terrace,



11am - 3pm


Friday 18 August 2023

The Ryan Centre,

Fairhurst Road,



11am - 3pm


Saturday 19  August 2023     

Newstart Recycle,

Unit E
Provost Mill
Queensberry Street
DG12 5BL                                   

11am - 3pm

Further information

If you have any questions please contact Wendy Jesson, Poverty and Inequalities Development Officer by email on or call 07880 942909.

Page last updated: 25/09/2023
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