MBC Uniform

Marlborough Boys’ College encourages pride in appearance. Wearing the regulation uniform is compulsory and a condition of enrolment.  We appreciate your support to ensure that the uniform is worn correctly, and that boys of the College always conform to a standard of dress and grooming that will bring credit to themselves, and to the College.

The Marlborough Boys’ College PTA Shop stocks the full uniform requirements. This shop is located on the main school block on Stephenson Street opposite Carvell Street. Opening hours are listed below

Monday          1:30pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday    11:00am - 2.30pm

Thursday         4:30pm-7:30pm (Terms 1&4)
Friday             9:00am - 12.30pm
Open term time only, excluding public holidays.

Bank Account Number: 03-0599-0344159-02  MBC Uniform shop

Any queries please contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Financial assistance is available. Please collect a form from the front office or uniform shop. Alternatively, you can complete the online form here. ONLINE FORM

The following school rules apply to appearance.

  • Correct school uniform is always to be worn while in school.
  • Hair is to be kept clean and tidy.
  • Students are to be clean-shaven.
  • No visible jewellery, except one small ear stud may be worn.

Please name all articles of clothing, including footwear.

Any non-regulation uniform items that can be confiscated will be. Confiscated items can be collected by the student every Friday 3:15pm – 3:30pm, or by a caregiver during school opening hours.



Years 9, 10 & 11 Dress Code

Uniform For Summer Terms

Shirt Short sleeve closed front shirt in sky blue end on end polyester/cotton blend   $43

 Wool/nylon knit. Navy blue with gold trim and College monogram attached

Up to 117 cm



Charcoal Shorts

 Jacket MBC Jacket $98
Blue Rain Jacket $45
 Socks  Wool/nylon long sock, dark grey with gold and blue bands $11.50
Senior socks $11.50




Plain black leather lace up shoes which are dress / formal in style; not sports shoes.   Black laces.

Brown or black (plain) with heel strap. No socks. (Terms 1 and 4).  

The uniform shop does not stock shoes nor sandals.  

House Caps

Bucket Hats



 Trousers  Belt loop 2 pleat trousers in dark charcoal polyester/viscose blend or shorts as above.  $58
 Belt  Black leather belt  
 Socks  Wool/nylon long sock, dark grey with gold and blue bands    $11.50
Senior Socks   $11.50
 Shoes  Plain black leather shoes as for summer. 
 Beanie  Navy Blue with College monogram  


 Physical Education Uniform

The correct Physical Education uniform is also compulsory for Years 9 - 11.  It is to be purchased from the PTA shop at the College.

  Top Kurki Navy and gold top (with MBC logo)


Rugby Shorts

Kukri Blue and gold shorts $38
  Sports Socks   $15.50

Sports Shoes

Pupils are encouraged to wear these for inside and outdoor activities. For gymnasium use they must be clean and non-marking.

Cold Days

Pupils may wear their College jersey and/or College windbreaker over the correct Physical Education uniform.

Specific Activities

On a few occasions, pupils may be asked to wear rugby jerseys, at the teacher’s discretion.

When representing the School in either Sports or Cultural events

Long charcoal/grey trousers, white shirt, tie, black leather shoes, navy socks, black belt, blazer or school jersey, as specified in the Winter uniform.


Years 12 & 13 Dress Code

A high personal standard of neatness in dress and grooming is to be set. All uniforms must be regulation MBC clothing available from Marlborough Boys’ College PTA Uniform Shop.



 Short sleeve polo shirt, navy blue polyester/cotton blend  $48




Tan coloured dress shorts


Long grey as for Years 10 – 12 with black shoes 




 Jersey  A College jersey as above. (No hoodies)  

 If wearing shorts, black sports shoe (with no other colour) No canvass or slip-on shoes accepted.

If wearing trousers, black leather dress shoes are to be worn. Plain black leather shoes as for Years 9 to 12.

 Socks  Navy Blue sports ankle sock  $11.50


  • Years 12 & 13 students are permitted to wear the same uniform as Year 11 if they prefer.
  • Years 12 & 13 may wear white shirt, tie and blazer with charcoal grey longs if preferred.  
  • Years 12 & 13 Uniform is available from the Marlborough Boys' College PTA Uniform Shop.

College Dress Uniform

White shirt (long sleeve) $48
Blazer $230
Tie $29
Hire Number1 Jacket @ $25 per week