Claim £30 refund on cloth nappies

Baby lying among piles of clean colourful laundry

Friday 16 June 2017

Try cloth nappies and get a £30 refund!

Cloth nappies provide a great alternative to disposable nappies and can offer great cost, health and environmental benefits. That's why Essex County Council is offering a £30 refund on the purchase of any cloth nappies or laundering service.

To claim your refund you'll need to:

  • Be a resident in Essex (this excludes Southend and Thurrock)
  • Have a receipt for cloth nappies or laundering service dated within the last 12 months
  • Have a total purchase amount exceeding £30
  • Only make one claim per baby

If eligible complete our online form and upload:

  • a scan/photo of the cloth nappy receipt/s
  • a scan/photo of your baby's birth certificate or maternity exemption

Claim your £30 refund on cloth nappies

The refund will be issued within 28 working days.

Cloth nappy sample pack

We also have free cloth nappy sample packs available.

Each sample pack contains:

  • A cloth nappy
  • 2 insert pads
  • 5 disposable liners
  • £30 cloth nappy refund leaflet            

To apply: email us at: and provide your:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Baby's date of birth or due date

Find out more about cloth nappies:

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Cloth nappy FAQs

Why I use cloth nappies by Louisa (mum of three).

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