Become a trader

Markets can provide an excellent starting point for small businesses. Our market management team in West Suffolk are here to help!

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Why become a trader?

We’re offering new traders on our markets, a selection of offers depending on what you sell and which market(s) you would like to attend. Some of the current offers include:

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Up to 4 weeks free trading on all our markets, subject to the type of stall and availability.

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Up to 6 weeks free trading on Newmarket, Mildenhall and Brandon markets.

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Extended 'trade for a tenner' deals at selected markets and for selected products.


Gazebo hire from £10 at selected markets, subject to availability.

Starting a new business?

If you are starting a new business, you may like to look at the National Market Trader Federation (NMTF) start up guide.

Download the guide

Alternatively, you can contact MENTA for business advice and information on loans and grants

(Not all items are accepted on all of our markets so before purchasing stock, please check to see if your products are suitable.)

Mildenhall Trader

“I never thought I would be a market trader but I can not imagine doing anything else now.”


If you are interested in becoming a trader at one of our markets please apply here. We look forward to hearing from you.

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