FAQ’s

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How can I contact the Community Market operator?

e:   markets@nrcc.unitingchurch.org.au

m:  0413 263 274

Where is the Community Market located?

North Ryde Community Church grounds

6-8 Cutler Parade,

North Ryde.

(located near Blenheim Road shops)

Is there parking at the Community Market?

There is a Council car park with 25 car spaces with a two-hour time limit adjoining the property. However, there is plenty of street parking.

When does the Community Market operate?

On the second Saturday of each month, excluding December and January.

In daylight saving months (October, November, February, March), the market is held at twilight (4.00am-8.00pm). Other months, on Saturday mornings (8.00am-12 noon).  See “Dates for 2019 Community Market”

What size are the stall spaces?

3×3 metres

What does it cost for a stall space?

$40.00 for 3x3m stall space.  There is no charge for Not-for-Profit organisations.

How do I become a stall holder at the Community Market?

–           Read the “Terms and Conditions”

–           Refer “Apply for a Stall” and complete the application form. This is reviewed by the Operator before acceptance of the stall holder’s application. This process will only take a couple of days.

–           Submit copy of your Certificate of Currency to confirm your public liability insurance cover

Will my product be the only one of its type?

No individual product can be promised exclusivity of product type although all     reasonable attempts will be made to limit product overlap.

What products are sold at the market?

The Community Market will sell only high-quality products featuring a wide range of fresh and baked produce through to hand-made and bespoke arts and craft, soft furnishings and apparel.

How do I pay for my stall?

www.trybooking.com/ZFXZ

TryBooking applies a 30 cents service fee per transaction.

Do I get a receipt for payment of my stall?

Yes.  TryBooking will email your receipt to you and you will need to forward that to:    markets@nrcc.unitingchurch.org.au

Do I need to provide my own gazebo, table and chair?

Yes. You will need to bring your own gazebo, table, chairs, display equipment, etc.

Can I have access to power supply?

Yes. Additional cost applies:   10 amp $10 per point; 15 amp $15 per point

How will I know where my stall is located?

When you arrive at the gate at the back of the Council car park, the Market Operator      will direct you to your stall space.

Do I need my own Public Liability Insurance?

Yes.  You will need to submit a copy of your Certificate of Currency at the time of reserving your space. If you do not have Public Liability Insurance, “The Market Stallholders Register” at www.stallholders.com.auprovides the contact details for several companies who can provide insurance coverage specifically for stallholders.

What happens if it rains on the day of the Community Market?

The Community Market is conducted in the open air and will operate in varying weather conditions including wet weather. You will need to bring your own covers to protect your stall and products in adverse weather conditions.

What happens if the weather deteriorates during the day?

No refunds will be issued if the weather starts out well and deteriorates during the time of the market.

What do I do with my rubbish?

After the market you will be required to remove all your own rubbish. There are no facilities to dispose of rubbish at the church.

What is the procedure for unloading and reloading my stock?

Stall holders can drive their vehicles to the paddock gate to unload/reload. No stall is      more than 50 metres from this gate. You will need to be at your stall ready to trade          at opening time.

What time can I have access to my stall space?

In daylight saving months from 2.30pm for market start at 4.00pm.  In other months when the daytime market operates, setup will commence from 7.00am for 8.00am start.

Can I pack up and leave when I have sold my stock?

No. You must reman until the official close of the market.