South Swindon Parish Council

(Central Swindon South Parish Council)

South Swindon Parish Council manage 14 allotment sites inside our Parish. The allotment sites were passed across to the Parish Council on 1 October 2017


Allotment Sites

The allotment sites are at the following locations:

Bisley Close

Broome Manor sites 1 & 2

Burghley Close

Cranmore Avenue

Dawlish Road

Glenwood Close

Greywethers Avenue

Hatton Grove

Monkton Close

Parklands

Rushey Platt

Shrivenham Road

Westcott


Priority For Offers of Allotment Plot

Tenancies for vacant allotment plots will be offered in the following order of priority:

  • New applicants living within the Parish
  • Second plot applicants living within the Parish
  • New applicants living outside the Parish boundary
  • Second plot applicants living outside the Parish boundary

Contact

The Allotment Officer is Mandy Brown. Contact details are as follows:

Tel (01793) 317245 Email : allotments@southswindon-pc.gov.uk

If you have any queries, please feel free to contact Mandy.


Allotments Guidelines Booklet

The Allotment Guidelines have been updated for 2019/20. You can find a copy of the South Swindon Parish Council Allotments Guidelines here: ( allotment rules and guidelines booklet)

Allotment Rents

The Parish Council has decided to give parishioners a discount on their allotment rents, with a further discount to those aged 65 and over. For people living outside the parish, they will pay the same as they did last year to Swindon Borough Council.

From 1 October 2019 the rent will be as follows:

Half Plot Full Plot

Full Price £23.00 £46.00

65 and over £21.00 £42.00

Non-Parishioner £40.00 £80.00

Non-Parishioner 65 and over £38.00 £76.00


If you are an allotment tenant and have not signed a tenancy agreement or received your invoice, please would you contact the Parish office as soon as possible.

The Allotment Holders Meeting was held on 26 September 2019. Please see below the links to the Minutes and the Chair's Report.

Allotment Holders Meeting minutes

Chairs report

Allotments Supplementary Guidelines and Documents


Allotment Covid-19 Guidance

Allotment Application Form and Rules

Allotment Inspections & Notice Procedures

General Data Protection Regulations Allotment Tenants Privacy Policy (GDPR)

Change of Address Form

Allotment Termination Form

Numbering Your Plot

Bonfire Code

Guidelines for keeping Hens

Allotment Hen Agreement

Guidelines for keeping Bees

Request to keep Bees form

Guidelines for Sheds & Structures

Guidelines to secure your shed

Guidelines for Weed Control

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