Fancy growing your own fruit and vegetables, getting fresh air, exercise and joining a community of like-minded people? Become a Liss Parish Council allotment tenant!
Liss Parish Council manage 145 allotment plots, measuring 17,300m², at 6 sites around Liss. Our plots vary in size and are rented out at a subsidised rate of 25p/m² per annum to rent (a 100m² plot would cost £25 for the year).
Any resident of Liss is eligible to apply for an allotment plot, though households are not normally permitted to have more than one allotment plot. Tenants are expected to comply with terms and conditions set out in a tenancy agreement, an example of which can be found here, failure to do so may result in eviction.
Allotment have become very sought after in recent years, if interested in becoming an allotment tenant please contact the Assistant Clerk to either take up an available plot (dependent on availability) or be added to the waiting list.
Liss Parish Allotments are registered as a charity and managed by the Facilities Committee. Liss Parish Council is responsible for:
- Allotment administration: keeping waiting lists, letting plots, rent collection, enforcement of rules, terminations and allotment garden inspections
- Repairs and maintenance of allotment garden perimeter fences, outer side and top of perimeter hedges, gates, locks and water infrastructure
- Tree management in accordance with Liss Parish Council’s Tree Management Strategy
Liss Parish Council does not accept the responsibility for any loss arising from accident, fire, theft, damage or vandalism of any permitted structure, tool, plant or contents within the allotment gardens