Dollar General Coupon Policy

If you shop at Dollar General, or even if you don’t, it’s always good to have coupon policies on hand in your coupon binder. Just incase, questions arise. Go ahead and print your copy of the Dollar General Coupon Policy to keep in your binder.


Dollar General is pleased to accept Manufacturer’s Coupons and Dollar General Store Coupons at any of our more than 9,000 stores.  These coupons come from a variety of sources, including, but not limited to, newspapers, magazines, print-at-home (internet), direct mail, product packaging, and in-store coupon boxes.


Our coupon requirements are as follows:


Dollar General will accept coupons, including Internet Coupons, provided they meet these requirements:

1.     Coupons must be original (no photocopies)

2.     Coupons must have a scan-able barcode

3.     Coupons must have an expiration date

4.     Coupons may be used only on products sold at Dollar General, and must match exactly to the item as it is packaged and sold at Dollar General.

5.     Coupons must clearly say “Manufacturers Coupon” or “Dollar General Store Coupon”


Dollar General will NOT accept the following:

1.     Manufacturer’s coupons that do not scan, or Dollar General Store Coupons with an invalid promotional code

2.     Expired Coupons

3.     Coupons for products not sold at Dollar General

4.     FREE Item coupon if printed from the Internet, unless a purchase is required (example: a “buy one, get one free” is acceptable).

5.     Coupons from other retailers or coupons that may be used only at other retailers

In addition, unless the coupons state otherwise, you may use multiple coupons in one transaction. You may also use a Dollar General coupon along with a Manufacturer’s coupon for the same item, as long as neither coupon states otherwise.



  1. Jeana O'donnell-Murphy says:

    Thank you for posting this Dollar General Coupon Policy!


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