Allotments

Renew your allotment for another year

Pay to renew your allotment for another year

You will need to know the reference number from your invoice and amount you have to pay.

How to apply for an allotment

To apply to be an allotment holder please contact the allotment site directly.

Allotment sites and contact details

Some allotments, although still owned by us, are managed by an association of tenants. The association collects rents, arranges for repairs and maintenance and handles all new tenancies. Here are the contact details for all the allotment sites in the borough of Bury.


Allotment sites in Bury
Allotment siteContact detailsPlots
Athlone AvenueMrs J Bowring, 07709 187768 (text messages only) or jennibow@googlemail.com19
Avondale AvenueMrs J Bowring, 07709 187768 (text messages only) or jennibow@googlemail.com10
Diggle Lane (waiting list closed)Caroline Knights, secretary@digglelane.co.uk67
Walnut Avenue, Huntley Fold and Hazel Avenue (Walnut Avenue Allotments Association)Susan Ruddock, 07522 129530 or walnutallotments@gmail.com50

Allotment sites in Radcliffe
Allotment siteContact detailsPlots
Homer StreetMary Glencross, a.glencross192@btinternet.com or 
07771 782133
9
Osborne WalkMary Glencross, a.glencross192@btinternet.com or 
07771 782133
19
Pilkington RoadMary Glencross, a.glencross192@btinternet.com or 
07771 782133
5

Allotment sites in Prestwich
Allotment siteContact detailsPlots
Albert AvenuePaul (Allotment Secretary), 0161 798 8950 or albertaveallotments@gmail.com38
Egypt LanePeter Haig, simistervaa@gmail.com26
Highfield Road (minimum four years on waiting list)Adrian, chair person, 07972 21640132
Langley (waiting list closed)Website: Langley Allotments102
South Clough AllotmentsEdith North, 0161 773 968740

Allotment sites in Ramsbottom and Tottington
Allotment siteContact detailsPlots
Bolton Road WestBury Council, 0161 253 58999
Fern StreetZarrin Shannon, fernstreetallotments@hotmail.com19
Peel BrowNo contact details available50
Whalley RoadBury Council, 0161 253 589910
South Royd StreetMrs Val Raw, 0161 764 95838

Allotment sites in Whitefield
Allotment siteContact detailsPlots
Whalley RoadThe Elms Allotment Holders Association, John Waddington, 07595 375703 or johnswadd@gmail.com16
Nipper LaneAlan Pritchard, 0161 796 511162
Lancaster AvenueDean Hamer, enquiries@vcyc.org.uk7

Allotment rents for council-managed allotments

  • Plots up to 125 square metres £114
  • Plots over 125 and up to 170 square metres £135
  • Plots over 170 and up to 250 square metres £176
  • Plots over 250 square metres £270

Allotment rents for self-managed allotments

Rents for plots under self-management agreements are set by individual associations, but cannot exceed the maximum amount set by the Council.

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