Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE) - Parents

National Guidance for Parents

Outdoor Education Sport & PE Service Insurance

Find your nearest DofE Centre in Hampshire

This includes all Operating Authorities within Hampshire, not just those under the Hampshire County Council License.

Participant costs involved for DofE

Costs are heavily dependent upon the DofE Centre the participants enrols with. We have listed examples below that can make up any standard expenses.

  1. Enrolment prices
    • Bronze - £27
    • Silver - £29
    • Gold - £40
  2. Subscription to DofE Centre to cover activity costs
  3. Any costs to complete the Volunteering, Skills and Physical activities
  4. Expedition training and assessment fees
  5. Expedition kit
  6. Travel to Centres and pickup points for Expedition training and assessment.

Expedition kit suppliers

Bronze/Silver Kit List example Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 86kb

Check out the reputable places that we recommended to get your kit from:

Hampshire Kit Store

Run by the County DofE Office, the Kit store is situated in Winchester. It holds all general expedition equipment such as tents, rucksacks and stoves for a minimal hiring fee. You will need to order through the DofE Centre, since the Kit Stores will not hire to individuals.

Ever thought of becoming a DofE Volunteer yourself?