Become A Trader

If you are interested in trading on any of our markets please send a brief description of your stall along with a couple of photos of your products to  Please tell us which market you are interested in attending.

When and Where

Faversham Charter MarketOur Charter Market is held around the Guildhall in the Market Place (ME13 7AG) and along Court Street (ME13 7AL). The market operates every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and is open for trading between 9am & 3pm on Tuesday and between 9am & 4pm on Friday & Saturday.

Best of Faversham Market (Currently on-hold due to Covid) –  The Best of Faversham Arts, Crafts and Food Market is held in Preston Street Faversham (ME13 8NY). The market is held on the first and third Saturday of each month and is open for trading between 9:30am and 3:30pm.  To trade on this Market you must produce what you sell and be based within 15 miles as the crow flies of Faversham.  Exceptions are made for products not available within 15 miles so please do check.

Antiques & Vintage Market (currently on hold due to Covid)Faversham Antiques & Vintage Market is held in Court Street (ME13 7AL) and Market Place (ME13 7AG). The market is held on the first Sunday of every month except September when the market makes way for our Hop Festival weekend. It is open for trading between 9am and 4pm.

All Markets – All our markets, except the Tuesday Charter Market are traffic free between the hours of 10am and 4pm.

How Much

Prices vary depending on the market requested, pitch size and day of the week. Please contact for up to date pitch fees. For an additional fee we can also supply a canopy and table plus a limited number of pitch positions have electricity available.

What Time Do I Set Up

Set up times vary depending on the market requested. You should be set up and ready to trade with your vehicle removed from site by the opening times shown above.


You can find all the information on parking on our Visitor Information Page or on the Swale Borough Council website

Essential Requirements

All traders are required to have Public Liability Insurance cover to the value of 2 Million GBP. If you are selling food this cover needs to be 5 Million GBP. This is easily available for around £55 per year, if you want to try out market trading we can offer one days insurance cover for £10.

If you are selling food you must have a “Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene Certificate” this covers retail sales – NOTE this is not your Food Standards Agency Food Hygiene Rating.

If you are processing food you must advise us of the authority where your food business is registered and display your Food Standards Agency, Food Hygiene Rating.