Trade on Wakefield Markets with our Business Start-Up
Why not start your business or expand your trading at one of
Wakefield’s markets? We have a wide range of stalls and units available across
the district - and with our Business Start-Up Scheme you can enjoy 20 weeks’
reduced rent at our indoor markets or 12 weeks’ reduced rent on our outdoor
May successful businesses started life on a market stall,
including Marks & Spencer, Tesco and Innocent Drinks. In Wakefield we have
a strong track record of supporting traders, helping them get started in our
markets and supporting them to grow. By signing up to one of our markets using
our Business Start-Up Scheme, we’re offering you a helping hand with minimum
risk and a reduced cost.
Our scheme is open to new and existing businesses, including
traders who currently stand at one of our markets (terms and conditions apply).
It’s really easy to apply, just complete our application form and we’ll let you
know within 10 working days if you’ve been successful.
To find out or discuss your application contact us on 01924
307466 or email email@example.com
Download the application form
Wakefield’s open market
Trading on one of our open markets provides an exciting and
flexible way of trading, and there are plenty of opportunities available at our
outdoor markets in Castleford, Pontefract, Normanton, Ossett, South Elmsall and
Wakefield city centre.
Permanent traders pay a monthly rent by Direct Debit. Casual
traders pay their stall rent by debit or credit card, and need to contact our
dedicated team (see under 'Contact Us'
details) to arrange payment once they have been allocated a stall. Rents
vary from £9 to £30 per day, depending on where and when you want to trade.
market units available
We have market
units and shops to let at our indoor market halls in Castleford, Pontefract,
Normanton and South Elmsall with a range of sizes available, so whether you
want to start small or make the most of a large space we can find a unit or
shop to suit you. Contact our team for more information on rents, sizes
and available offers.
To find out more,
please contact us on 01924 307466 or email firstname.lastname@example.org