If you’ve come to this page, you’re probably about to shop or pay for something online and want to make sure that the site that your using is processing your card details responsibly.

Opayo makes shopping online safe so if the business you’re paying uses Opayo, you can be sure that your card data is secure.

What is Opayo (formerly Sage Pay)?

Opayo is a payments processing service owned by Elavon. It operates in the UK and Ireland. With more than 50,000 unique merchants translating to more than £40 billion in card payments each year, customers rely on Opayo to keep their money moving. Opayo also help them to tackle online card fraud, ensuring that the payment process is safe and easy.

Opayo is PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant to the highest level and maintains regular security audits. They are also regularly audited by the banks and banking authorities to ensure that their systems are impenetrable.

Making it safe to shop online

By using Opayo, School Uniforms Direct is ensuring that your card details are not compromised. Opayo encrypts every transaction to the highest global standards. The secure systems are scanned and audited regularly by one of the world’s leading Qualified Security Assessors (QSA) so that you can be confident about using them to make a secure payment online.

Opayo also automatically provides all of it customers with fraud prevention tools — what that means for you is that if your card has been compromised somewhere else, School Uniforms Direct is using technology that will help to prevent your details from being illegally used on this site.

For more details visit the security pages of Opayo’s Irish website

Please note:

That payment is processed upon receipt of your order. Each order is checked to ensure it is not fraudulent or duplicated. If your order fails to pass the security check we will contact you. Available items are then despatched within 1-2 days.

Should you request an item to be personalised this could extend the process depending on the volume of orders.

If your order contains an item not currently in stock the remainder of the order will be despatched with a note stating “to follow – awaiting stock”. The item will then be despatched immediately upon receipt in stock so there is no need to follow up. Should you order an out of stock item(s) the order will be classed as pre-order and the item(s) despatched upon receipt.

In the event of School Uniforms Direct not being able to fulfil your order or if you wish to cancel your order before despatch we will immediately refund the full amount to your account. If you do not receive the refund after several days, please contact your bank to request that they apply the refund to your account.

Contact us



For orders placed at a school visit:


For enquiries regarding orders placed at a school visit 086 898 3937

For general enquiries and for orders placed online or at our shop in Baltinglass 087 205 5209

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