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Applicant Information

(if different to above)

This proves your eligibility to work in the UK.

Charity governing documents may be requested.

Vehicle Details (if applicable):
We will keep this electronically within your confidential file.
Social Media (Please provide usernames if you are happy for us to promote your channels):

(Our standard pitch is 3m x 3m with a maximum size of 3m x 9m or 27m²):

(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)

If you require a gazebo/umbrella please note that we have a limited number available for use.

We have limited electric supply points, there may not be one available. Electric is supplied at 110v rating. You will need a step up box/convertor and leads to be able to use the supply.

If using your own generator, this must be a low noise generator.
Free parking is available if required, we will direct you on your arrival.
*Subject to availability

Which Market would you like to trade at?
Please answer relevant questions

Weekly Charter Market
Cost: £23 per attendance for a Casual Trader.
£19 per attendance for a Permanent Trader plus benefits including holiday allocation and regular pitch location.
Introductory offer:
Pay for the first 4 weeks and the 5th week is free.
Tick both if applicable
Farmers Market
This speciality market runs January through December on the third Saturday of the month.
By applying to be a Farmers Market trader you agree to the following:
Goods are produced within 50 miles from the market.
A representative directly involved in the production process will be attending.
Produce sold is grown, reared, caught by the stall holder.
Produce has been brewed, pickled, baked, smoked or processed by the stall holder using at least one ingredient grown or reared within the defined local area.
Cost: £18 per attendance.
Information is available about the production methods and ingredients.
Handmade & Craft Market
This speciality market runs March through December on the fourth Saturday of the month.
By applying to be a Handmade & Craft Market trader you agree to the following:
Cost: £20 per attendance.
Start Up Market Pitch
This initiative gives local business start-ups and established businesses the opportunity to test the market as a place to trade with their product.
By applying to trade on a Start Up Market pitch you agree that you are based within the prefix of postcode LU7.
Tick both if applicable
Cost: £15 per attendance for a maximum of 3 occasions.

Charity & Community Pitch

Community and Charity Market pitches give local not-for-profit organisations from Leighton Buzzard, Linslade and the surrounding area, opportunity to create awareness of local social infrastructure and activities that residents may wish to take part in or receive support from.
It also provides the opportunity to raise funds.
Cost: We offer one free of charge attendance per year. Subsequent stalls will cost cost £10 per attendance for a maixmum of 4 weeks.
Street charity collections must be registered, and a permit issued by Central Beds Council. There is no charge for a permit. You can find out more information here: www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk
Tick both if applicable

Additional Information

We operate a cashless payment system. If you are applying to be a casual, permanent, speciality trader we will accept cashless payment on the day. If you are taking advantage of our Start Up Market pitch, our accounts department will email you a secure Worldpay link for pre-payment.

Market License

A market licence can not be offered without the following information, please attach a copy of:

(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)
Public Liability Insurance (Min £5m Cover). Including, cover certificate and policy number, and employee liability if applicable.
Please also bring original copy on the day.

(i.e. Driving licence or passport)

(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)

(i.e. Council Tax Bill or Utility Bill – not a mobile phone contract)

(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)

(i.e. Electric/Gas safety certificates; Hygiene Certificates; Alcohol License)

(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)
(Please attach the files ONLY in: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx format.)
If you do not have a risk assessment and you are either
A) supplying your own equipment
B) using equipment that maybe a risk please tick here and we will send you a risk assessment form via email.
LLTC has acquired a Premises License for Leighton Buzzard Town Centre, which permits the Council to host events and markets.

Disclaimer and Signature

The contact details on this form will be used to contact you for operational reasons only, please opt-in below if you agree for us to:

Send you information about relevant markets, events & campaigns that may be of interest to you.

We will store this information electronically and securely for 12 months from date of enquiry or for 12 months from the last date you have traded with us. The Town Council’s Privacy Notice can be viewed on its website.

Please ensure that we are notified of any change in your contact details.

I certify that the information provided is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. Completion of this application form is not confirmation of a Trading license or market pitch, if this application is successful I understand that any breach in Market Rules and Regulations can result in my licence with Leighton-Linslade Town Council being terminated.

We reserve the right to cancel or change an event or market at any time, without prior notice although we will give as much notice as reasonably possibly.

We reserve the right to allow or disallow any trader from attending our markets based on, but not restricted to, behaviour, presentation standards, etc.


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