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 £100 worth of clothes inside...

Charity donation with GiftAid

Donation @ 50% of sales

£50.00



Add GiftAid @ 25% of donation

+ £12.50

Minus postage for ThriftBox

- £10.00



Final donation to charity

£52.50

Charity donation without GiftAid

Donation @ 50% of sales

£50.00



No GiftAid added

-

Minus postage for ThriftBox

- £10.00



Final donation to charity

£40.00

Each charity also pays a small monthly subscription. The basic package starts at £6 per month

Credit to seller

Credit @ 25% of sales

£25.00

Our sellers can spend or share their credit for our online store. It must be used within 3 months and cannot be withdrawn as cash.

Commission to Thrift+

Commission @ 25% of sales

£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+!