Street trading licence

We deal with street trading licences for Newton Abbot and Teignmouth only. For other towns within the district you will need to apply to the local town council.

Designated streets

There are only certain streets in which you are allowed to trade.

List of Street trading streets

Any application will be considered on the grounds of whether it would enhance both the street scene and the trading opportunities within the area and whether it would be detrimental to existing traders.


Street Trading consent in Newton Abbot (7 days only) £70

Street Trading licence in Teignmouth (annual) £190

Please note these fees are non refundable

Pedlars Licence

These are dealt with by Devon and Cornwall police


Start the journey


More info about the journey

  • complete application form
  • enclose copy of public liability insurance (£5,000,000)
  • enclose fee (please note the fee is non refundable)


When we receive your application we will check it to make sure it's been completed correctly. We will contact you if there is anything else we need.

We will consult the following regarding your application.

  • the town council
  • the markets manager
  • Devon County Council (Highways)
  • our environmental health section

The consent/licence will then either be granted and we will send you our consent in the post or it may be refused or have additional conditions added to it.


If you have any queries, please contact us.


When this content has been updated

Last updated 31 January 2019