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Apply for street trading consent

If you want to hold an event or promotion in Birmingham city centre, read the information on our using Birmingham streets and squares page.

Apply for street trading consent 2023 to 2024

You can apply for a street trading consent at any time, but the consent will expire on 31 March 2024.

Prospective applicants should make themselves familiar with the matters that will be considered when assessing an application. These are found in section 8 of the policy and the assessment framework can be found in appendix 5.

The city centre is defined as the area of the city within and including the A4540 (Inner Ring Road). For an annual consent in this area the “annual city centre” consent fee will apply.

Download the 2023 to 2024 application form

We are aware the application form may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Email StreetTrading@birmingham.gov.uk if you require an alternative format.

Apply for street trading consent 2024 to 2025

The six week application window is open from 9 February 2024 for consents for 2024 to 2025.

The earliest these consents commence will be from 1 April 2024.

Download the 2024 to 2025 application form

Download the application guidance


Page last updated: 9 February 2024

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