Below you will find some helpful advice on what you can and cannot do on your allotment plot, how to deal with pests and diseases and how to make compost.

Sheds, greenhouses and polytunnels

If you would like to have a shed, greenhouse or install a polytunnel you must first get our permission by completing the application for erection of a greenhouse or tool shed.

Sheds must be no larger than 1.83 metres x 1.83 metres x 1.98 metres (6 feet x 6 feet x 6 feet 6 inches) and can be constructed of timber, plastic or metal. There is no restriction on sizes for greenhouses.