Different categories of badges can be obtained from different places.
General Badges - available to all
Badges that can be purchased by anyone through trading are Six and Patrol emblems, programme resource badges, Go for It cards, Brownie and Guide Leadership badges, leaving badges and general fun badges. These are available from Girlguiding online shop, your local depot or Shop or the County Badge secretary.
Unit earned badges - available to unit volunteer team
Promise badges, Rainbow roundabout badges, Brownie and Guide interest badge, Guide challenge badges and certificates, Look Wider badges are Group A badges and can be purchased by all Leaders via your local depot or Shop or the County Badge secretary.
Restricted badges - available by criteria set by the badge type
Baden Powell Award and Adventure
Guide Camp permit
Chief Guide Challenge
Young Leader Qualification
Senior Section permit
Adult Qualification badges – outdoor, leadership etc
Award and service badges and brooches