From school binders to lunchboxes, there appears to be no end to the amount of school supplies that children require today.

On top of uniforms and general admin, it’s easy to forget the essentials, whether you’re a parent preparing your child for their first day of school or a university student waiting for the semester to begin.


Here we answer the two most important questions:

Which supplies do I need for every stage of schooling?
– Where can I find them?

From nursery school to degree level, use this page as a checklist for your back to school shopping.