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Allotments available in Orkney.

Allotments can be leased from three sites on Mainland Orkney:

Site nameLocationNumber of allotments
Papdale. Kirkwall. 12 allotments.
Kelliequoy. Victoria Street, Kirkwall. 38 allotments.
Alfred Terrace. Stromness. 8 allotments.

How much does an allotment cost?

The charge for each lease is based on the size of the allotment. The current charge is 35 pence per square metre.

How do I apply for an allotment?

To apply for an allotment you should contact Leisure Services (details below). Your name will then be added to a waiting list and you will be contacted when an allotment becomes available at your requested site.

For further information please contact:

Education, Leisure and Housing, Orkney Islands Council, School Place, Kirkwall, KW15 1NY.

Telephone: 01856873535.


School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

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