Todd Mall Markets

An outdoor market operates in the Todd Mall regularly on Sundays from mid-February to early December featuring local produce, arts, crafts and food from 9am until 1pm.

Although Council plays a large role in the Todd Mall Markets, they are coordinated by Todd Mall Markets Incorporated which is run solely by volunteers.


  • MARCH 11 AND 25
  • APRIL 8 AND 22
  • MAY 6, 13 AND 27
  • JUNE 10 AND 17
  • JULY 1, 8, 15 AND 29
  • AUGUST 12 AND 19
  • SEPTEMBER 2, 16 AND 30
  • OCTOBER 14 AND 28
  • NOVEMBER 11 AND 25

1. How do I request a market stall?

If you are a general stallholder, your first point of contact is Todd Mall Markets Incorporated to register online at for site availability. If you are a food stallholder or stallholder selling topical applications please contact the Alice Springs Town Council Community Projects Officer first, on 8950 0505 or

2. Do I require a license to trade?

Yes. Before trading you will need to submit a Stallholder Market License application available from the Alice Springs Town Council with a current hard copy of your public and/or product liability insurance. Application fees from 1 July are $13 and valid until the end of each calendar year.

3. What else does the license cover me for?

If you already have a current Alice Springs Town Council market license, trading at Sunday Todd Mall Markets and are also interested in participating in any of the night markets including the Christmas Carnival please register your interest no later than three weeks prior to the market date by contacting the Community Projects Officer on (08) 8950 0505 or 

Night Market dates can be found here.

4. Do I require a vehicle permit?

If you require vehicular access please submit a vehicle permit.  Permit fees from 1 July are $26.50 and valid until the end of each calendar year. A concession of $13.50 is available to pensioners, charity and community groups (that are specifically not for profit). Within the market venue, please be aware there is a vehicle load limit. Anything exceeding the vehicle load limit must approach the ASTC Community projects Officer on 8950 0500 or

5. Do I need my own public liability insurance to hold a market stall?

All stallholders are required by law to hold and submit their own public and/or product liability insurance both to ASTC when submitting Stallholder Market License application and on access to the Sunday Todd Mall Markets. It is the responsibility of the stallholder to submit insurance renewals that occur throughout the calendar year to ASTC & Todd Mall Markets. However, if you are not trading at the Sunday markets but wish to trade at the ASTC Night Market and/or Christmas Carnival please go to the ASTC Night Market page.  

6. What are the requirements of a food stallholder?

Food stallholders are required to be registered with the Department of Health and must ensure food registrations are submitted with all other necessary documents to ASTC and Todd Mall Markets Incorporated. Food registration certificates must be visible at your stall with a clear description of your products and prices.

7. What if I require gas and/or electricity?

All electrical and gas equipment must be in accordance with NT Worksafe guidelines. NT Worksafe bulletins can be found at the end of this page. Please be aware for both ASTC Night Markets and Todd Mall Markets Incorporated powered sites are limited.

8. Where is my site located?

Please note there is no guarantee of specific sites requested and site allocation is up to the discretion of the market coordinator. Notification of site allocations will be sent out prior to each market with specific reminders in regards to vehicular access and egress.

9. What else do I need to know?

For additional information please read the stallholder guidelines as this applies to both ASTC Night Markets and Todd Mall Markets Incorporated.

10. Can I busk at the Markets?

Yes, however you will need a permit, comply with permit regulations and contact the relevant market coordinators prior. For Sunday Todd Mall Markets, the Uniting Church Lawn area is not available during market times for performers or buskers due to Church Services. Power sites are also unavailable.

If you have any further questions please contact the Alice Springs Town Council Community Projects Officer on (08) 8950 0505 or