Occasional sales

To hold an occasional sale such as a car boot sale in Redcar and Cleveland you will need to notify Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council.

Occasional sales and car boot sales process

Any person who intends to hold an occasional sale (or to permit their land to be used for an occasional sale) shall give notice to the Council not less than 21 days before the sale.

The notice must be made in writing (including by electronic means) and include the organiser's name and address as well as the following information:

  • the date of the sale
  • the time of commencement
  • whether the sale is to be held on other days, and if so, what days
  • the extent of the premises to be occupied for the sale
  • the nature of goods or services to be provided
  • the name and business address of the person who will promote the sale

Notice of occasional sale or car boot sale

Notices should be emailed to the licensing team or posted to:

Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council

Neighbourhoods and Customer Services

Licensing & Parking

Redcar & Cleveland House

Kirkleatham Street



TS10 1RT Tel: 01642 774774