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Grazing Land


The Council owns a number of sites within Tameside which it lets for horse grazing. Grazing land is only offered on a 12 monthly licence agreement.

Where are the Grazing Sites?



  • Oldham Road (former Stafford Rag Works)
  • Waterloo Road


  • Windmill Lane
  • "Horsesfield", Thornley Lane South
  • Windsor Road


  • Apethorn Lane, Gee Cross
  • Victoria Street
  • Pudding Lane


  • Manchester Road
  • Waterton Lane
  • Boundary Close

Are there any vacancies?

There is currently a waiting list for vacant sites. If you wish to be placed on the waiting list please complete the on-line grazing enquiry form.

How much does it cost?

The licence fee depends on the size of the field. Terms of the licence will be discussed when a site is offered. Each licence agreement is subject to a one-off payment of £58.75 (including VAT) to cover administrative costs.

How do I make a payment?

When payment is due, you will receive an invoice from us. You can make an on-line credit card payment (select "General Debtors" for the Type of Payment and type your invoice number in the box asking for your "Customer Reference Number"), or you can post a cheque to us to the address stated on the Invoice.

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Property (Estates and Valuation)
Tameside Council Offices
Margaret Street