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Use of public space in Birmingham city centre

You can use the streets and public squares of Birmingham City Centre for events and promotions.
Examples of events and promotions include arts and cultural activities, charity and public awareness events, product launches, brand activations and product sampling. This page gives more information and outlines the process for booking your space.
Image of Centenary Square during Africaada Festival

Birmingham City Centre is an exciting place to visit and shop, a dynamic place to work and a vibrant place to live. In a city of over 1 million residents, its stunning public squares, busy shopping streets and open spaces all benefit from excellent footfall and offer high profile locations to promote your brand, product or message.

From small promotional roadshows to major commercial and cultural events, Birmingham City Centre offers you a unique opportunity to reach your target audience.

We are happy to consider any suitable public land for your activity, but our more popular event and promotional sites include Centenary Square, Victoria Square, New Street, High Street and Edgbaston Street.

Enquiry Process

To check availability, fees, and to find out more information about our sites, please email citycentre@birmingham.gov.uk or telephone Yvonne on 0121 675 3626.

If you already have a site and date in mind please fill out the Enquiry Form below and return it to citycentre@birmingham.gov.uk to begin the assessment and booking process.

Some of our more popular sites and dates are filled quickly so please allow as much notice as possible, ideally at least 28 days.