Last Updated: 10 January 2022

We operate an allotment with 42 plots at Priory Road, Ulverston. The plots are rented out on annual basis and cost 45p per square metre, which can be paid up front or by direct debit.

There are currently no plots available and a waiting list is in operation. To apply to join the waiting list please complete the form below and return to the Parks and Open Spaces team.

Allotment enquiry form (DOC 68KB / 1 page)

This is the only allotment we manage. All other allotment sites in South Lakeland are managed by other organisations:

We work with Cumbria County Council to offer compost bins, wormeries and water butts.

Further information and guidance is available from get composting.

Useful links:

Allotment Garden: Advice and information about allotment gardening.

Environment Agency: The leading public body for the protection of the environment in England and Wales.

Green Flag Awards: The national standard for parks and green spaces in England and Wales.

The National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners: Promotes, protects and preserves allotment gardening.

The Royal Horticultural Society: A charity dedicated to advancing horticulture and promoting good gardening.

Whatshed?: A list of local authority owned allotments around the country.