Do you have green fingers, but a little garden? Would you like to start to grow your own fruit or veg but your garden just isn’t big enough? Then look no further and enjoy working on your own little slice of heaven!
WARNING: Your Allotment Plot will become your second home!! Think carefully before signing up!
Leiston Allotment Holders and Gardeners Association
Leiston is also lucky to have a Leiston Allotment Holders and Gardeners Association (LAHGA) which offers competitive prices on gardening supplies at their shop. The Allotment Shop is open on Saturday’s between 10am to 12 noon.
Do you have an Allotment Plot but are unsure on the Do’s and Don’ts, then why not check out our quick guide on Allotments Etiquette!
Leiston-cum-Sizewell Town Council own two allotment sites within Leiston, with over 200 allotment plots available to residents of Leiston and Sizewell.
Allotments can be a lovely place to grow your fruit and veg or to look after some chickens, but please be aware that they are a lot of work and do require a lot of your time, so please do think carefully before taking up the challenge! Overgrown and neglected allotments will be taken back by the Town Council.
Leiston is also lucky to have a Leiston Allotment Holders and Gardeners Association (LAHGA) which offers competitive prices on gardening supplies at their shop, as well as a 10% discount on gardening supplies at Coopers in Leiston. The association are always about to offer free gardening tips and legal advice. They also hold an annual show, where members can bring along their prized vegetables and plants as well as entering into other categories. If you are interested in becoming a member then please do head to the Allotment Shop at the Valley Road allotments on a Saturday between 10am to 12 noon to sign up!
To apply for an allotment plot, please complete the application form below. Please note that the demand for an allotment is very high and there is often a waiting list. Once we receive your email we will email you back to inform you of your position on the waiting list, however we can not confirm the length of time before we can offer you an allotment plot.
Paying your Allotment Fees
Allotment fees are due annually from 1st October. Please be aware that this years fees have gone up, for more information about paying you fee’s this year, click on the Allotment Fee Information button below.