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Street trading

If you trade in the street you may require a street trading licence.

Before you apply

Please read through the guidance notes below carefully before completing the application form. 

Application forms and guidance notes 

You may download our Street Trading Consent Application Forms and Guidance Notes, please click on the relevant links below (PDF):

Pay your licence 

Street trading licence


Street trading consent (town centre only) Food

  • Annual charge - £4510
  • Per month (by prior agreement only) - £438
  • New applications are subject to a minimum 3 month fee - £1314
  • Variation £126

Street trading consent (town centre only) Non Food

  • Annual charge - £2980
  • Per month (by prior agreement only) - £289
  • New applications are subject to a minimum of a 3 month fee - £867
  • Variation - £126

Street trading consent (outside town centre*)

  • Commercial - £252
  • Non - commercial - £12
  • Variation - £126

Other short term consents, 1 week minimum 

  • Food - £150 
  • Non food - £150 

*The above applications (except the non-commercial consent) MUST be submitted with a non-refundable deposit of £126. Should your application be successful then this fee will be taken into account against the total applicable to  your application.

Applications received

Applicant Location Time Article to be sold/trade Last date for representations 
Mark Mcdougall T/A Battery Celler Silver Street, outside Halifax, Pitch 5 on the attached map Monday to Saturday 09:00 – 16:00 batteries, torches, torch bulbs, watch straps, battery chargers and testers, watch related and small battery operated items 28 January 2021
Orsion Tafa & Konstantina Diplara trading as Greek Gyros Eatery James Street, Bedford town centre Monday to Sunday
10:00 – 16:00
gyros (pork / chicken) in pitta bread, wrap or tray portion, Greek chocolate, Greek deserts, coffees 10 February 2021
Stephen Gumble Midland Road, Bedford town centre Monday to Sunday
09:00 – 17:00
children's ride 11 March 2021
Akbar Jahanpanah trading as Caspian Midland Road, Bedford town centre Monday to Sunday
06:00 – 20:00
burger, hot dog, kebabs, rice, bacon, doner kebabs, chips, hot and cold food, hot and cold drinks 11 March 2021
Chung Hoang trading as Wong’s Outside the Three Cranes Pub, Turvey Saturday to Sunday
17.30 – 22:00
Chinese takeaway food 01 April 2021
Massimo Papa trading as Gino’s Soft Whip Allhallows, Bedford, pitch 8 Monday to Sunday
09:00 – 18:00
ice cream and drinks 01 April 2021
Karmand Jwamer Babakr T/A Top Kebab Stewartby, by the old brickworks entrance  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 13:00 – 22:00
Saturday and Sunday 16:00 – 22:00

(excluding the 1st Friday of the month, 3rd Wednesday of the month, and 4th Sunday of the month)
Burger, kabab, chicken, chicken kabab, lamb donner, chips, halloumi fries, veggie burger. 21 April 2021
Lino Calisto trading as The Grill Meadow Lane, Cardington, next to football club (please see attached plan) Monday to Friday 08:00 to 14:30 Burgers, bacon, eggs, hot and cold food and drink 11 June 2021
Outfields Farm Ltd. trading as Codswallop High Street opposite Paulson’s Close, Riseley. Corner of Church Lane and High Street, Sharnbrook. Corner of Silver Street and Bedford Road, Great Barford Riseley, Tuesday 15:00 to 20:00. Sharnbrook, Wednesday 15:00 to 20:00. Great Barford, Thursday 15:00 to 20:00 fish, sausages, burgers, nuggets, scampi, fish cakes, veggie burgers with chips, peas, curry sauce, hot and cold drinks 26 June 2021

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