Our Fees

Our Fees

We are committed to being 100% transparent about our fees

Below is a breakdown of the costs for an example box.

If anything is unclear, please just ask.


For an example box, with £80 worth of clothes inside...

The first £5 of sales is used to cover postage costs

£80 minus £5 = £75

We use the first £5 of sales of any box we receive to cover the costs spent on outbound and inbound postage.

Donation to charity

Donation @ 33% of £75

£25.00

Donations are made to any UK charity using PayPal Giving Fund; a registered charity who do not take any fees for processing donations.

Credit to seller

Credit @ 33% of £75

£25.00

Our sellers can spend or share their credit for our online store. It must be used within 6 months and cannot be withdrawn as cash.

Commission to Thrift+

Commission @ 33% of £75

£25.00

We invest our commission in our people and our technology, so that we can provide an efficient donation service and an effective marketplace.


How do we spend the Thrift+ commission?

Below are some of the key areas where we use our funds:

Sorting, pricing & preparing donations
Photographing & uploading items
Dispatching ThriftBoxes & arranging collections
Building & maintaining our online marketplace
Storing & managing our inventory
Packing & posting online orders
Customer service for donors, shoppers & charities
Spreading the word about Thrift+!

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