Romford Market

Romford Market

Romford Market is an open street market which is owned and operated by Havering Council.

It's history dates back to 1247.​

Today the busy and vibrant market continues to thrive and is considered to be one of the largest and best street markets in the south-east.

Where is it?

It is located in the heart of four different shopping areas - The Liberty, Mercury Mall, The Brewery and Romford Shopping Hall.

Map of location

What does it sell?

The market offers a wide variety of products and there are various food stalls which also provide covered seating areas. Close by there is a large selection of bakeries, cafés, pubs and restaurants and so the market offers a attractive visitor experience for everyone.

There is an excellent range of goods sold at the market - why not visit us to find out more.

Royal British Legion bandHat seller 

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Opening hours

​Wednesday, 9am to 4.30pm
Friday, 9am to 4.30pm​
Saturday, 9am to 5pm

Market events

Events take place throughout the year.

​​Romford Market Christmas Village

Romford Market Christmas Village (Saturday 9 to Thursday 24 December) ​

Please visit the Romford events web page for further information.

How to get a pitch at Romford Market

Romford Market is especially seeking speciality traders.​

You can view the documents below for everything you need to know. We only accept fee payments by either Debit or Credit Cards (Visa, Maestro or MasterCard).

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Casual traders pitch fees start from:

£17.80 per day for Wednesdays and Fridays; and
£25.05 per day for Saturdays

To trade, three documents are required:

  • Proof of Public Liability Insurance (minimum cover £5M)
  • One utility bill
  • A passport or photo driving licence


Apply for a pitch

Shops to let

Havering Council own a number of shopping parades located within the Borough. If you are looking for premises to rent in order to establish or expand your business, please visit the property to let web page.


Coach parties

FREE PDF logoCoach parking is available.

Coach driver lunch vouchers and coach party passengers hot food discounts are available - please contact the market office for full details.

Romford Market Round-up

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