Arminghall ​Carboot Sale ​
Old Stoke Road, Norwich, NR14 8SQ, Tel: 01603 762271

  Frequently asked questions


  1. Do I need to book a pitch?
    No, simply arrive on the day and you will get a pitch. We have space for upto 600 stalls.
  2. What time do I need to arrive to set up my pitch?
    We open at 6am, but sellers are welcome to join us anytime up until 10am. Between 6.30am & 8.30am is probably peak arrival time!
  3. I'm a buyer, is there an entrance charge?
    No charge. We realise there are some carboots around the region, that charge an entrance fee for buyers. We have no intention of charging buyers to look around the carboot site.
  4. Do you allow dogs on your site?
    Yes. Dogs are welcome with responsible owners but must be kept on a lead at all times. Any dog mess must be cleared away and disposed of by the dog owner and not disposed of on the carboot site.
  5. Are there toilets on site?
    Yes, toilets are provide on site. We have Men's, women's & disabled/unisex toilets situated by the main gate.
  6. Do you provide disabled parking?
    Yes. There is disabled parking by the toilet blocks near the main gate. We expect able bodied people to respect this parking area.
  7. Are there any products we can't sell?
    Tobacco - Alcohol - Counterfeit goods - Offensive weapons - Age restricted goods when they are sold to underage buyers, displayed incorrectly or sold without the required license. Please visit www.norfolk.gov.uk/marketfair
  8. Can we cater or sell food & Drink?
    No catering is allowed as we provide all catering on site ourselves. Stall holders wishing to sell food and drink must seek authorisation prior to carboot.
  9. What if there is bad weather forecast?
    We ensure that every effort is given to open the carboot. Only heavy rain/hail/snow or high winds are likely to cause closure. If we are closed it will be posted on the website or Facebook by 7am
  10. If I turn up nearer 10am to sell am I guaranteed a pitch.
    Yes, it's very unusual for us to turn people away! On days we are likely to be extremely busy, we cordon off extra areas just in case!