Open Meeting 22 Oct – Glasgow City Council’s Draft Allotment Rules and Regulations (R&R)

OCTOBER 22nd   11.45 -12.45

Garnethill Multicultural Centre
Rose St. G3 6RE
(next to the GFT)

Every plotholder on a GCC allotment plot will feel the effect of these proposed Rules and Regulations.

GAF has called this meeting to give you:

  • the opportunity to discuss how these will affect you as a plotholder.
  • the chance to reflect on how your site will be managed.­­
  • a record of the issues, clarifications and changes you and your fellow plotholders want to raise in response to the draft R&R.
  • support to ensure you are eligible to attend the later meeting that GCC has promised to hold with all those who have responded to their online consultation ([1])([2]).


  • Introduction
  • GCC’s own upcoming meeting – details on how to make sure you’re eligible to attend
  • Discussion of GCC’s draft R&R Sections:
  1. Allocation (waiting list)
  2. Rent
  3. Cultivation
  4. Maintenance
  5. Buildings
  6. Use of sites/plots
  7. Inspections
  8. Enforcement
  9. Termination
  • Overall: Practicality? Role of associations (delegation)? Services provided by GCC?
  • Support in how to submit a consultation response

[1] Draft Rules and Regulations for discussion: – see ‘Current Consultations’

[2] Our analysis of the draft Rules and Regulations:

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