Pilots Helm Allotment

To apply for an allotment please use the form below. Receipt of your application will be acknowledged with 20 working days. The current (July 2024) waiting time to be allocated a plot is 12-18 months. When you are nearing the top of the list you will be contacted to check that you are still interested in having a plot and when a plot is available you will be invited to view it. Plots are allocated by order of application date.

When you have agreed to rent a plot a Tenancy Agreement will be drawn up between the Town Council and the plot holder and a £50.00 deposit will be taken and held by the Council and returned subject to the plot being left in a satisfactory condition at the end of the tenancy.

Current Costs:

  • £70.00 per annum for a full plot
  • £35.00 per annum for a half plot

Before applying for a plot please carefully consider the time commitment, to keep a plot in good order it is estimated that 7-10 hours a week is required throughout the growing season.

Apply to go on the allotment waiting list