Street trading fees

1. Application fees

Applications Fee
Application for street trading licence £93.73
Each additional pitch £15.45
Applications which breach commodity guidelines and where there is a need to report to Committee £169.95
Variations to reduce the number of commodities or to reduce the days or reduce the hours of trading £17.51
Other variation applications £55.11
Duplicate licence £15.45
Fee for ID plate £2.06
Entry of name on Register of Approved Casual Traders £48.93
Application for street trading at exhibitions licence £95.79
Loudspeaker consent £176
Opposed application of loudspeaker consent £1830.33
Tables and chairs Tables and chairs fees (PDF, 147KB)

How to pay

You can pay by debit or credit card either in person or over the telephone.

Reductions and waivers

Reductions and waivers of fees will be applied in accordance with the council's Street Trading Policy. Requests should be made in writing to the street trading team.

2. Pitch fees

Market pitch fees

Markets Daily charge  With 5% discount
Monday to Thursday £10.61 £10.08
Friday £20.16 £19.15
Saturday £24.40 £23.18

 

Isolated pitches in W1 or WC2 Daily charge With 5% discount
Monday to Thursday £24.72 £23.48
Friday £45.32 £43.05
Saturday £53.56 £50.88
Sunday £57.68 £54.80

 

Isolated pitches not in W1 or WC2 Daily charge With 5% discount
Monday to Thursday £19.06 £18.11
Friday £36.20 £34.39
Saturday £43.83 £41.64
Sunday £47.64 £45.26

Traders at isolated pitches selling commodities limited to ice cream or frozen confectionery are entitled to a 75% discount from October to March inclusive.

Approved registration of casual trading

Casual charges Daily charge With discount
Monday to Thursday £19.44 N/A
Friday £28.50 N/A
Saturday £29.72 N/A

Casual traders need to purchase pre-paid vouchers in order to trade.  You can see the steps on how to become an approved casual trader here.

Exhibition sites

Bayswater Road Exhibition Daily charge With 5% discount
Weekly charge (2.74 m pitch) £7.47 £7.10

 

Green Park Exhibition Daily charge With 5% discount
Weekly charge per day  (2.74m pitch) £7.47 £7.10

How to pay

You can set up a monthly direct debit to pay for your pitch fees (where the 5% discount will apply) or you can pay in the following ways once you have received an invoice from us:

  • online or over the telephone
  • by BACS
  • at your bank
  • at any Post Office
  • by cheque sent by post

Reductions and waivers

Reductions and waivers of fees will be applied in accordance with the council's Street Trading Policy. Requests should be made in writing to the street trading team.


Last updated: 6 February 2017
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