Match Funding FAQs

Here you will find all the frequently asked questions we have received from schools about the Match Funding scheme. If you can’t find what you are looking for, then please email us at

It’s a scheme whereby we support schools by doubling their resources for only half the cost, therefore ensuring that schools can afford the best range of resources available for their school. For every pound you spend with BookLife, we will give you a second pound to spend with us for free.

The wonderful thing is all of our books from our 2018 catalogue and website are available for Match Funding, from our single books to our large curriculum kits and beyond. There is an arsenal of educational material at your disposal.

There’s no limit to how many times you can claim Match Funding.

There are three ways you can claim your Match Funding and they each have their own step-by-step guides.

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There is no minimum requirement for Match Funding, so spend as little or as much as you want and we will match it. Every pound you spend we will match.

We operate a free of charge, next day delivery service.

Yes, you can! We’ve created a step-by-step guide so you can maximise your Match Funding on our website.


Once you have placed the paid part of your order, you can then order your chosen resources up to the same value, for free. If you go over the value of your spend with your Match Funding order, it’s no problem but please be aware those extra items will not be included in your Match Funding order and will require additional payment.

Match Funding ends 24th July 2018. Between January 2018 and then you’ll be able to use Match Funding whenever you need to.

Yes! Any school can use Match Funding.

No, Match Funding is not a government scheme; it is operated and funded by BookLife.

A whopping £3 million has been allocated to Match Funding. We would love to be able to help as many schools as possible.