Frequently Asked Questions

How do I book on to University of warwick food market dates

Please complete an application form and return with all asked documents 
Application form can be found here

What Documents do i need to sell at the market?

  1. Public Liability Insurance
  2. Copy of your Food Hygiene Certificate
  3. Copy of your Food Star Rating
  4. Proof of being registered to a local authority
  5. Images of products and own unit/ Gazebo (including overall size)
  6. Companies personal risk assessment (including Covid19 details)
  7. PAT testing certificates 
We cannot accept any traders without the correct documents at this market, this is not only to protect the clients and Sketts but more importantly yourself as a trader. We always have your best interest at heart!

What Do i need to bring with me?

Is a stall provided in the cost?
Firstly, you must bring your street food set up whether that be a food van or a gazebo. If you are using your own Gazebo please ensure you bring sensible weights for each legs.  

Please ensure you also have the correct Hand washing/ Sanitizer facilities as well as your Fire Safety equipment & Floor service protection if cooking onsite 
We would also recommend you have  a Copy of your all documents just in case- you never know when a food safety hygiene office will make a surprise visit or your Insurance details are needed. 

Please note your food hygiene ratings will need to be displayed at all times at this event

No, we do not provide coverings at this event, you will need to provide your own pitch set up

Whats the price of a Stall?

Pricing is £215.00 for Street food catering. If you do not feel you fall in to this category please get in touch  

Can we bring our own gazebo/ pitch?

Yes you have to!! All we will need to see is a picture of the set up with full dimensions. We will do our best to accommodate all pitches but some can be too large and may not fit in within the theme of the markets.

Can I just Turn Up?

No, this markets you will need to have booked and paid before hand. You can do this by contacting the office or completing to appropriate application form. 

What time can i turn up to markets & gain access

Location: University of Warwick, Benefactors Place, CV4 7AL

Access: via Benefactor place service area, CV4 7AL (Please click here for a google drop pin)

Trading times: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Arrival Times: 8:00am – Please do NOT arrive before as this may hinder set up.

Can I pick my stall location?

If you want to request a particular location please do let us know and we will do our best to accommodate this for you but please not we will not guarantee your chosen pitch

What will happen if bad weather is forecast?

We have over 60 years of experience with bad weather and have been known to run markets through rain, shine, snow and wind. 
If extreme weather has been forecast please keep an eye on all social media & websites. We will also contact you as soon as a decision is made if we will be cancelling the market as we do monitor the weather above these wind speeds. Please note we do not take the decision to cancel a market lightly but the safety of the public and our traders does come first. 
If the event is cancelled by us you will have the option to receive a refund or transfer to another date

How can i pay for my stall? 

Payments for pitches can be made by two ways; Either Card payment over the phone or a Cheque made payable to E.G. Skett & Co. 
Please note we do not  accept BACS payments 

do you provide electric?

We do have limited electric available, depending on how much electric you have we will try to accommodate but we would highly recommend being self efficient. 

Where do i park?

Car park 2 (Coach car park) Do not park on the service road- this is now red lined and you will receive a fine. We will need your vehicle registrations in order to arrange, if you have not sent us this or it changes please let us know.

What is expected from our traders? 

For for information on this please view our National Charter by clicking here

my question hasn't been covered in the above

Not to worry, just get in contact with us. No question is too small or silly! 
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