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Land to rent for garages, gardens and grazing

​​​​​​​​To find out if an area of land is owned by the council or if you're looking for a garage, garden or grazing plot.

Apply to purchase, lease or rent council land

If the land is owned by the council you can make an application to purchase, lease or rent the land.

Apply to purchase, lease or rent council land (opens in a new window)

Garage plots and fees

Fees for garage plots are charged according to the size of the plot. The land must be used to park private vehicles only.

We offer a garage plot fee reduction for tenants who receive the Disability Living Allowance.

​Plot type ​Size of plot (metres) ​Current fees ​Fees from 1 May 2020
​Hardstand​Any size​£90.50​£93
​Single plot​2.4 width, 2.4 height, 4.8 length​£181​£186
​1.5 plot​3.6 width, 2.4 height, 4.8 - 6.1 length​£271​£279
​Double plot​4.8 width, 2.4 height, 4.8 - 10 length​£362​£372
​2.5 plot​6.1 width, 2.4 height, 4.8 - 10 length​£452.50​£465
​Triple plot​7.3 width, 2.4 height, 4.8 - 10 length​£543​£558

Garden plots and fees

Garden plot fees are based on the size of the plot you wish to rent.

Plot size (square metres) ​Current fees Fees from 1 May 2020​
​Up to 25£45​£46.50
​Between 26-49​£70.50​£72.50
​Between 50-124​£87.50​£90
​Any size over 125​85p per square metre​87p per square metre

Planning permission for garages and gardens

Once an agreement has been signed to rent a garden or garage plot, you must apply for planning consent for the change of use of land.

Grazing and stable land

We offer grazing and stable land to rent. However, grazing land doesn't become available very often. If you're interested, please join our waiting list.

Join the waiting list for grazing and stable land (opens in a new window)


0300 303 8880

Phone: Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.30pm.
Closed for training Monday 11am-11.30am.

Estates and Asset Management
Floor 3
Number One Riverside
Smith Street
Rochdale OL16 1XU