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Apply for a street trading licence in Christchurch

Where you can trade in the street

You can apply for a licence to trade in the following streets in Christchurch:

  • High Street
  • Church Street

Consent is unlikely to be granted unless you are trading as part of a festival or market. For details of applicable fees, please contact us.

Street trading is not allowed in:

Bargates, Barrack Road (East of Magdalen Lane), Beaconsfield Road, Castle Street, Ducking Stool Lane, Lodge Road, Lymington Road, Magistrates Court access, Millhams Street (North and South), Oak Avenue, Pioneer (Rear Service Area), Princess Avenue, Quay Road, Queens Avenue, Regent Way, St Margaret's Avenue, Silver Street, Sopers Lane, Stourvale Avenue, Sycamore Close, The Grove, Wick Lane and Whitehall.

Apply for a street trading licence

You can apply for a licence on

You can also complete an application form for consent to trade in Christchurch and return it to us with any supporting fees or documents.

Refused applications

Contact us to discuss a refused application.

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