Darley Street Market Stall Application

Our vision for Darley Street Market is to provide opportunities for passionate, independent traders who want to showcase their business to a bustling, vibrant and diverse shopping community at the heart of Bradford City Centre.


Stall Application Closing Deadline is Wednesday 31st August 2022

Darley Street Market Stall Application
Darley Street Market Stall Application

The success of our new market is intrinsically linked to the quality, vibrancy and skills of those independent traders and their retail offer so we want to select the best independent traders that can offer products and services to meet the needs of both existing and new customers and make it one of the best markets in the North of England.

If you think you are one of these traders then we want you to apply for a stall by completing our online application form.

To help you with your application you are advised to read the following accompanying documents. All documents are in Adobe Acrobat format:

Guidance notes
Further information on the market to assist you in your application.

Level 0 Plan | Level 1 Plan | Level 2 Plan
The stall layout for each of the three trading floors along with their stall number, suggested occupancy type and sales areas in square metres.

Rental Information
The monthly rental costs for each stall, including the indicative annual service charges.

Financial Support towards stall fitting out Costs
Details of the Council’s maximum grant for each stall as a contribution towards the traders’ stall fitting out works.

Stall Allocation and Trader Selection
The scoring criteria the Council will use to select the successful traders.

The legal contract between the landlord and tenant setting out the trading terms and conditions and how the stall may be used.

Tenant Design Guide
The market’s general design principles and what the Council will be providing in terms of a ‘shell’ unit that tenants can then modify to their business and trading requirements.

Stall Services
Details of the general utilities provided for each stall.

Online Application form   PDF version of the Application form

Only applications submitted through the online application form will be accepted. The application form has been designed to allow you to save and return to the form at any time providing you have selected this option at the beginning. You will have a further opportunity to amend your answers before submitting your completed form.

A PDF version is included for information only and to allow you to prepare notes of your answers to the scored questions. You must not use this form to submit your application as it will be automatically rejected.   

Demand is likely to be strong, however, we expect to announce the first successful applications in September.

Any applicant that may need assistance in completing their application should email darleystreetmarketenquiries@bradford.gov.uk so that we can refer you to one of the Council’s Business Advisors. Furthermore, the Markets Manager will hold weekly trader surgeries should you prefer a face-to-face meeting. To book an appointment, please ring 01274 432175.