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Car boot sales

Car boot sales

Car boot sales are held regularly during the Spring and Summer season (April to September) on Council grounds at:

The car boot sale season for 2017 has now ended. If you are interested in holding a car boot sale next season, please submit your application by 31st January 2018.

Car Boot Sales Applications

If you are a local charity and would like to hold a car boot at Adur Recreation Ground or on Broadwater Green please contact:

  • Events Team,
    Place & Investment,
    Adur & Worthing Councils,
    Worthing Town Hall,
    Chapel Road,
    West Sussex,
    BN11 1HA
  • Tel: 01273 263463 / 01903 221200
  • email:

Applications are processed in February of each year.

Note: Adur Recreation Ground only - In line with covenants placed on the land, at the time of the original gifting of Adur Recreation Ground to the Council, priority will be given to the following groups:

1st priority will be for charities registered at an address in Shoreham-by-Sea

2nd priority will be for charities registered in an address in Adur District

3rd priority will be to allocate any remaining boot sales to charities who are registered to an address outside of Adur

Car Boot Fees

Fees from 1st April 2017 are:

  • Adur Recreation Ground - £530.00
  • Broadwater Green - £380.00

Fees include the supply of road cones, car boot sale signs and marshal tabards. A refundable deposit of £300 is also charged for litter collection.

(Prices are reviewed annually and are subject to an annual increase in April, prices correct as at 01-04-2017).


Charges are set by the host charity and pitches are not pre-bookable, just turn up on the day.

Sellers should arrive from approximately 7:00am on the day of the sale.

Other car boot sales in the local area:

You can find out about other car boot sales in the area on the following external websites:

See also:

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