Easing of lockdown - 12 April 2021
Guidance for Market Traders
The government guidance to market traders is that both essential and non-essential goods can be offered for sale as of 12 April 2021.
We are therefore looking forward to welcoming back all traders to Wisbech Market Place. We are awaiting guidance on car boot sales and will update this notice when we are notified.
Market operating times: Seven days per week, 9am - 3pm
For further information, please contact the Town Council office, either by telephone (01945 461333) or e-mail (email@example.com).
Wisbech is a bustling market place seven days a week! Come and enjoy fresh air shopping at its best.
Markets open 9am - 3pm
For more info or to become a market trader, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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 Trader Pack - Aug 2020 (PDF, 454 Kb)
The Market Trader Information Pack explains Wisbech Town Council's obligations and ways of working, and the rules that traders must comply with when using a market pitch.
Trading on Wisbech Market 2020-2021 information (PDF, 181 Kb)
Trading on Wisbech Market 2020/21 information, rates and key dates
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.
+ £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 - WTC IS AWAITING GUIDANCE ON REOPENING DATE
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).
Market Trader Application e-Form (PDF, 2.8 Mb)
Market Trader Application e-Form
Sunday car boot £5 or £10
Wisbech Market - good, local, quality produce at good prices