Wanstead Park Road
The London Borough or Redbridge is in the
early stages of re-establishing Wanstead Park Road
allotments, next to Royston Gardens Playing Fields, view
Wanstead Park allotments on our map.
Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure would
like to hear from Redbridge residents who would like to express an
interest in leasing a plot at this site, it is
anticipated that plots will become available by the middle to
end of 2016. Please email Keith Kinghorn for further
Wanstead Community Allotment
If you enjoy gardening and would like to help maintain an
allotment site but do not want the responsibility of managing
your own plot, then why not volunteer to help out at
our Wanstead Community
Allotment? We want to hear from you! For more details
Renting an Allotment
Anyone over the age of 18 can rent an allotment from the
Council or one of our allotment societies.
We have 25 allotment sites across Redbridge, with the
Council managing 14 of these.
Facilities on allotment sites vary but usually include
piped water and toilets. Some sites have parking and
society trading huts.
The rent is reviewed every year and varies according to the
allotment site. Concessions are often available for
pensioners, the registered disabled and the registered
unemployed. Find out how to apply for a Leisure Pass.
Allotment charges 2015/2016
||Charges per Rod for more than 5 Rods
||Charges per Rod for 5 Rods and below
- OAPs (60 years and over),
- People with registered disabilities
- Leisure Pass holders
Apply for an allotment
* This is a Council managed allotment
What happens next?
We will contact you within ten working days.
If your chosen allotment site has plots vacant
for rent arrangements will be made to meet you on site to view the
plots that are available.
You will then be sent two copies of a tenancy
agreement, both of which need to be signed and returned to us,
preferably in person so that keys to the allotment gate and toilets
can be collected. Gate and toilet keys are £5 each.
If we cannot offer you a plot on your chosen
allotment site you will be put on a waiting list and, where
possible, offered an alternative allotment site.
Please note this only applies
to residents of the London Borough of Redbridge.
When is the best time to rent an allotment?
You can apply to rent an allotment at any time - though it is
often best to take a plot in the Autumn so you can prepare it for
For more information please contact the Allotments Officer.