Blog 09.10.2018

Win, buy and save at DofE Shopping

Each time you use an offer or buy a product featured on DofE Shopping, you will generate a small donation to the DofE charity. This means you save while the charity earns, helping even more young people do their DofE.

DofE Shopping is the home of the DofE Expedition Kit ListDofE Expedition Kit Guide, and all you need to know about the DofE Card and Voucher. You can find these quickly and easily directly from the homepage.

You’ll also find other expedition resources, partner offers and promotions that everyone involved in the DofE can benefit from.

Here’s our simple guide of what’s what

The DofE Expedition Kit List

The DofE Expedition Kit List is your essential checklist when preparing kit for DofE expeditions. Featuring DofE Recommended expedition kit, tried and tested by the DofE, to ensure its fit for purpose and value for money. Download it here.

The DofE Interactive Kit List is our free online tool that participants use to plan and personalise their kit list. It can be used to tick off what they have got, what they need to borrow and what they need to buy.

View the DofE kit list.

Expedition Kit resources

We’ve produced some downloads and resources to help you plan and use expedition kit effectively.

Download the Expedition Kit Guide, packed with advice and money saving tips for leaders, parents and participants.

We also have other resources such as our ‘How to pack your rucksack’ poster, stove safety instructions or a simple expedition meal planner.

Get expedition resources.

DofE Clothing

Official DofE Clothing not only looks great but also generates a donation to the DofE charity.

The three Clothing ranges include:

The Official Range featuring premium hoodies, sports t-shirts and gilets.

The Expedition Range offers hard-wearing, waterproof technical clothing from outdoor clothing specialists Craghoppers.

The Achievers Range is exclusively available to DofE Award holders and a great reward for the personal achievement of gaining a DofE Award.

Browse Official DofE Clothing.

DofE Offers

DofE Offers is a handpicked selection of discounts including days out, holidays and more.

Our top offers include 10% off hotels, flights and attractions across the UK and Europe with Super Break, 15% off Go Ape Tree Top and Segway adventures, and 20% off over 2,000 experiences with Virgin Experience Days.

Find a great saving.

The DofE Card and Voucher

The DofE Card and Voucher gives all DofE Leaders, volunteers, participants and parents great savings for being part of the DofE network. You’ll save at least 10%, and often more, at our five recommended retailers; GO Outdoors, Blacks, Millets, Ultimate Outdoors and Tiso.

Whether you are using your personalised DofE Card or downloading a voucher from eDofE, it isn’t just for expedition kit.

Save on Christmas presents, holiday clothing, family camping, winter essentials and much more.

Find out everything you need to know about the DofE Card and Voucher.


Our blogs give you the latest news and offers in one easy place. We write the blogs ourselves and have guest bloggers from partners such as Craghoppers and Vango. This year we’ve covered

preparation, what to look for in an expedition rucksack, recipe ideas, Christmas gift guides and holiday activities to name a few.

Check out our blogs.


We offer prize draws, giving everyone a chance to win something special. Recent prizes include a Go Pro, Craghoppers clothing, Go Ape tickets and much more.

Enter our latest prize draw – it only takes two minutes.

Don’t miss out

If you don’t sign up to hear from us, you won’t hear about what’s coming up.

From winning expedition kit, to new expedition resources, sign up to DofE Offers emails to be in the know.

To sign up, update your preferences in eDofE.

Click on ‘contact details’ in your profile and select ‘yes please’ under DofE Offers and Expedition Kit emails.