Take advantage of the pre-loved uniform range of school and sports uniforms at the Second Hand Uniform Shop.

Second Hand Uniform Shop

The Mercedes College Parents and Friends Association (MP&FA) operates a second hand clothing service located upstairs in Strathspey. Many parents take advantage of our pre-loved uniform range of school and sports uniforms.

Term Opening Times

Mondays 3:00pm – 4:00pm 

Wednesdays 8:00am – 9:00am

Term 3: Appointments are no longer required. When attending, you will need to sign in to the College at Strathspey Reception upon entry.

Clothing is priced at approximately half the retail cost.

See all uniform requirements below. Enter fullscreen for the best viewing experience. 


Selling Items 

Items Accepted on Consignment 

The following uniform items are accepted by the Second Hand Uniform Shop on consignment:

  • Blazer
  • Woollen jumper / vest
  • Summer dress
  • Winter skirt / pinafore
  • PE soft shell jacket

Donations 

Other uniform items may be donated to the Second Hand Uniform Shop and do not require this form to be completed. Hats, socks/stockings, netball uniforms or school bags cannot be accepted for hygiene reasons.

Parents dropping off second hand uniforms: Please drop off your good quality, freshly laundered or dry-cleaned uniforms to Strathspey Reception. If it's a consignment item as listed above, please also complete and include the Second Hand Uniform Shop Consignment Form

For consignment items, parents will receive fifty percent of the ticket price credited to school fee accounts. If families have left the school the funds will be transferred to the bank account nominated on the Consignment Form. The remaining fifty percent goes to the Mercedes College Parents & Friends Association (MP&FA). The full ticket price of donated items goes to the MP&FA. 

Please note:

  • All clothing must be washed, ironed and on individual hangers
  • Blazers, pinafores and skirts must be dry cleaned and presented with cleaning tags attached.
  • We cannot accept hats, socks/stockings, netball uniforms or any form of zipped school bag (eg. school backpack, sports bag) for hygiene reasons.
  • Clothing unsuitable for sale or unsold after 2 years will be donated (or disposed of) at the discretion of the volunteer staff who run The Second Hand Uniform Shop.
  • All clothing must bear the current school logo. The shop cannot accept the old school logo and cannot forward these items to a charitable organisation. Please check clothing carefully. Please see logos below for clarification.