Issue details

Leeds Kirkgate Market Five Year Strategy 2021-2026

To agree with the strategic direction of the market over the next five years. This will impact on the communities it serves, as well as the businesses within the market itself.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Little London and Woodhouse;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/02/2021

Decision due: 17 Mar 2021 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Steve Mason, Markets Manager 0113 378 9071 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation took place on an initial draft strategy with the markets management board, followed by trader representatives and market officers. Trader working groups were established and views input into the final draft document. This was shared with all traders prior to a full trader meeting to discuss the document,


Following this, traders sent in their views before the final document was developed and presented to the Executive Member for Learning, Skills and Employment and the Management Board.


Executive Member for Learning, Skills and Employment, Indoor and Outdoor Market traders, Market trader representatives, Market service team, and the Market Management Board.

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Learning, Skills and Employment


Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting