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Market stall registration

New traders wishing to stand and trade on Flintshire County Council markets need to turn up on the day of the market to complete a registration form in person and produce:

  • two forms of identification 
  • proof of valid/current public liability insurance, and 
  • proof that they are entitled to work within the UK

Regulation summary 

A summary of the regulation relating to this licence (Markets and Fair Clauses Act 1847)

Application evaluation process 

No provision in legislation

Will tacit consent apply? 

Yes. This means that you will be able to act as though your application is granted if you have not heard from the local authority by the end of the target completion period.


A registration fee of £9.00 is payable in addition to the daily market fees which vary from market to market. (Mold, Connah's Quay, Flint and Holywell).
Flintshire Markets 4 weeks free for new traders

Apply for it

It is not currently possible to apply online for this licence. Please contact us to discuss your application.

Application for a market stall licence 

Failed application redress 

Please contact your Local Authority in the first instance.

Licence holder redress 

Please contact your Local Authority in the first instance.

Consumer complaint 

We would always advise that in the event of a complaint the first contact is made with the trader by you - preferably in the form a letter (with proof of delivery). If that has not worked, if you are located in the UK, Adviceguide will give you advice. From outside the UK contact the UK European Consumer Centre 

Contact details

Flintshire County Council,
Markets Section,
County Hall,


Trade associations 

Information about Flintshire markets for both the public and traders, including fees, can be found at the websites belonging to the National Market Traders Federation website and the National Association of British Market Authorities 

In partnership with EUGO