If you wish to apply for a street trading pitch in Bath and North East Somerset, you should complete the following form.  We will then consider your request based on the information you have provided.  If we feel it is appropriate for the location we will contact you to proceed with the application process. 

You will then need to pay the required application fee.

Please give us the number and location of the pitch you are interested in trading from.  If you wish to create a new pitch, please use the document Upload facility below to attach a location plan to accompany your enquiry.

Please enter details of the type of goods you wish to sell. Please demonstrate how the goods you intend to sell will support the Council’s Street Trading Policy. In particular how they fulfil the following criteria:

• Promotion of healthy eating (where applicable)
• Promotion of local food (where applicable)
• How your goods will promote local needs
• How your goods will help to support product diversity in our street trading pitches, i.e. how they will bring variety to the range of goods available to the public
• How your goods will be balanced with other retailers in the immediate vicinity of the pitch you are interested in.

Please tell us which days and hours you would like to trade. Our Policy states that applications for Bath City Centre Pitches will not normally be considered for less than 6 days – if you wish your application to be considered for less than 6 days please give us reasons why it should be considered.

Please tell us the type of stall you wish to use – an explanation of our criteria is contained in the Street Trading Policy document and the “Guidance notes for Street Traders” (links to the documents can be found on the Street Trading Home page). Please also attach a photo or drawing using the Document Upload facility below. For applications in Bath City Centre if you wish to use anything other than a Gazebo please contact the Licensing Team for advice.

To attach any documents to your enquiry please use the below Upload facility. If you wish to submit more documents or photographs in support of your submission please send them separately to licensing@bathnes.gov.uk with subject “Information in support of Street Trading Application by [your name]".

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.


Data protection notice

Data protection notice

The information you have provided may be shared across Bath and North East Somerset Council for the purpose of dealing with your enquiry. We will not give information about you to anyone else, or use information about you for other purposes, unless your consent has been given or the law allows this.

The use of your personal information is covered by our registration under the Data Protection Act 1998. You can, under this legislation, request a copy of the information we hold about you. If any information we hold about you is incorrect please let us know.

Bath and North East Somerset Council is committed to upholding the principles of the Data Protection Act, and will not process your information in a way incompatible with these principles.

The Council’s Information Compliance Office can be contacted on (01225) 477000 or via email at information_governance@bathnes.gov.uk