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Sleaford has over 150 allotment plots over two sites within Sleaford and vary in size. The approximate size of plots are: Full Plot 750sqm; Half Plot 375sqm and a Starter Plot 187sqm.

If you would like to apply for an allotment in Sleaford, please contact us to be added to the waiting list.

Award Winning Allotment Tenant

Here is one of our long standing allotment tenants who often wins competitions with his lovely, fresh, good quality produce. Here are his winning cups from recent competitions at Lincoln, Leasingham and Heckington.

Where are the allotments?

There are two sites:

The Drove - Go to the bottom of The Drove, bear right at the end and the allotments are just over the railway bridge.
Galley Hill - accessed off Millfield Terrace, entrance halfway down on the left, there is also a pedestrian entrance off Tennyson Avenue.

Why have an allotment?

There are a number of reasons to have an allotment:
fresh fruit, vegetables and flowers all year round
if chickens are kept there are fresh eggs
gardening is good exercise

Having an allotment is also a good way to make friends and learn gardening skills.
Sheds are allowed and fresh water is provided.

How much is a plot?

Annual Rental Fees for allotment plots are charged as follows:

£12.20 Starter Plot

£25.00 Half Plot

£50.00 Full Plot

Deposits are charged as per the annual rental fee.

Applying for an allotment.

Please note that there is usually a waiting list for allotments. On the acceptance of an allotment plot, an agreement will need to be signed.

  • Allotment Tenancy Agreement (PDF, 153 Kb)

    Allotment Tenancy Agreement, for information only.

    On guaranteed notification from Sleaford Town Council, tenants will be asked to complete the Allotment Tenancy Agreement.

Last updated: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 10:31