Trade at a market
We are always searching for great businesses to help us expand our Braintree and Witham markets. We are working to create a market of consistently interesting, high-quality stalls that offer the public a great experience that cannot be found anywhere else.
Our monthly Braintree Street Market’s say hello to hundreds of residents and visitors who come together to discover a variety of street food, taste some of the finest beers and wines in the area and browse gift and craft stalls. We’re always looking for enthusiastic traders and businesses to join our market community so if you think you fit the bill, we’d love for you to join us. Apply now to benefit from our reduced pitch rates.
Braintree and Witham are two historic market towns, both with traditional style markets every week set in the heart of the town centres. We’re always looking for enthusiastic traders to join our markets community, either on a Wednesday or Saturday, or both. You’ll be surrounded by local heritage, shops and churches, and also is a chance to build networks and partnerships with the business community, including residents and visitors.
Parking for traders
As a trader at one of the markets located in Braintree you can park in the below car parks:
- Victoria Street - Park behind the redline and no large vehicles
- Station Approach
- Causeway House (weekends only)
We offer a trader tariff for parking of £1.50 all day – to get this you press a button on the machine to be given the tariff. You will need a permit to use the £1.50 tariff, the permit can be collected on your first market day, sent by post or collected from the Council office prior to market day.
Please note: You cannot park in Manor St carpark. Manor Street and Victoria Street car parks look like one car park but they are separate. To ensure you are in the Victoria St carpark and not Manor St make sure you access it from Victoria Street.