Street trading rules

Street trading terms and conditions

Our standard conditions for street trading are based on the London Local Authorities Act 1990.

It's illegal to trade anywhere on the roads or pavements in the borough without a street trading licence.

If you break any terms and conditions you could be prosecuted at a magistrates' court and/or being banned from trading.

Standard Conditions for Street Trading based on the London Local Authorities Act 1990 [PDF] (file size 76Kb) 

Food traders

If you are a food trader you also need to follow our market standard rules: 

Find out more

For more information about our terms and conditions or trading in the borough, contact our Street Trading Office


Last updated: 29 November 2019