Wisbech Town Council

Serving the people of Wisbech

Wisbech Town Council Chamber, 1 North Brink

Town Clerk: Terry Jordan
1 North Brink, Wisbech
Cambridgeshire PE13 1JR

The Countdown to Christmas is on, and Wisbech Town Council is now accepting expressions of interests from traders wishing to secure a market pitch during the festival month of December. Attached is the appropriate form.

  • Expression of Interest for Countdown to Christmas 2020 (PDF, 125 Kb)

    Expression of Interest for Countdown to Christmas 2020

    Upon receipt of confirmation that your proposed pitch dates are accepted, you should pay by BACS (as overleaf) to secure your booking.

    TERMS

    Your stall must be self-sufficient in equipment; we cannot offer any furniture or guarantee electricity supply.

    Traders must be covered by Public Liability Insurance (PLI). Please ensure you have emailed a copy through prior to your booking dates, failure to do so may result in your booked dates being cancelled. Food traders need to have also registered with their local Council and have a current Food Hygiene Certificate which must also be submitted to Wisbech Town Council prior to your booked dates.

    PAYMENT

    Once your pitch dates are confirmed, please make your payment immediately by BACS to secure your booking.

    Wisbech Town Council

    Sort Code 55-81-28

    Account No. 88671364

    Please include your trading or surname as the reference.

    Only payments received in advance will be allocated pitch space during the Market Countdown to Christmas

    All pitch spaces will be allotted after Licensed Traders have confirmed their attendance.

    Allocations will be made on a first come, first served basis.

    Thank you and we look forward to seeing you

Could you be a Wisbech Market Trader?

Wisbech Town Council is always looking to develop its market offer and welcomes enquiries from established or new traders with goods and services to enhance or improve the service to customers. Trading takes place every day of the week. We have some excellent, established, well-respected traders on-site and are always pleased to offer start-up concessions for new traders.

Please information and application form below. To discuss your requirements, please contact the Town Council.

Market Rent 2020/2021 Monday - Saturday (no change since 2018/2019)

Sunday trading is £5 per stall (pitch availability is on a first-come-first-served basis). Traders have pitch priority over car booters with prior notification of wishing to trade.

LICENSED

CASUAL

3m £12

3m £20

6m £18

6m £30

9m £28

9m £40

12m £38

12m £50

+ £50 (or to be negotiated)

+ to be negotiated

*If licensed you are guaranteed a pitch (barring exceptional circumstances) which you pay for whether in attendance or not. Licensed pitches can be particular days, or seasonal if required, we are happy to discuss any requirements.

**Casual – due to the casual nature, this is a higher rate but you do not pay if not in attendance, and the pitch cannot be guaranteed.

SUNDAY MARKET AND CAR BOOT

CAR BOOTERS

Sundays £5 (extra-large pitches £10) - pitches available on a first-come-first-served basis - setting up from 7am (ALL GOODS MUST BE DISPLAYED ON TABLES OR OTHER SUPPORTS)

COMMERCIAL TRADERS - please book through Wisbech Town Council

SHOPPERS - free unlimited car parking in nearby St Peter's or Somers Road car parks, plus the Horsefair car park (some charges may apply - click here for details).

Sunday car boot £5 or £10

Wisbech Market - good, local, quality produce at good prices