Get a market stall licence

If you're a market trader, you may need a licence for street trading.

Contact us first to check if any pitches are available. You won't need to pay any fees until the permission has been granted.

Apply for a market stall licence (GOV.UK)

If you want to apply by post, print out the application form and send to us at Market Office, The Glass Arcade, St Nicholas Market, Bristol BS1 1JQ.

Tacit consent 

You'll be able to act as though your application is granted if you've not heard from the local authority by the end of the target completion period.

The target completion period is 56 days.