London Borough of Croydon

Surrey Street Market

Surrey Street is a general market with a particular focus on fresh produce that operates from Monday to Saturday. The market is at the heart of Croydon's old town.

Traders can apply for permanent or casual pitches.

Permanent pitch

A 2.75m x 2.14m (9'x7') site costs £75.10 per week, for 6 days trading, a deposit of £450 is payable. Where there is space, larger sites may be available at £1.09 per 30.48cm (sq ft) 

You must provide your own stall(s), tables, electricity and public liability cover for £5,000,000. The style and type of stall should be discussed with the market inspector.

Casual pitch

A 2.75m x 2.14 m (9' x 7') site costs £25 per day or £88 for 6 days. For new casual traders, the first 4 weeks will be charged at £10 per day , thereafter charges as listed  above.

How to apply

The application form is available to download at the bottom of this page, before you complete the form you are advised to discuss your application with the Market Inspector, Fiona Woodcock on 07747 118668 or email

Good Stall Award

This award was introduced 15 years ago to encourage stall holders to maintain good trading practices. Traders that demonstrate fair trading, good customer service and compliance with the licence conditions are eligible to win.

To view a list of the 2012 winners click on the download below.

New Addington Market

New Addington Market operates on Tuesdays and Fridays, between 9am and 4pm.

To apply for a stall, please contact Bray Associates on 07971 738239.

North End

If you wish to busk or hold an event in North End then you should contact Croydon Bid on 020 8603 0050 or email to discuss the details.

Once permission is granted download the temporary licence application form below and once completed return it together with two passport sized photographs of the applicant and the fee of £13 for a 1 - 6 day licence or £25 for a 6 month licence to the licensing team at the address below.



020 8760 5466
Address Line:

Croydon Council, Licensing Department

10th Floor, Zone B

Bernard Weatherill House

8 Mint Walk




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