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St Mary's Indoor Market

St Mary's Market is situated in the heart of St Helens town centre within St Mary's shopping arcade. This is within walking distance from St Helens Central train station and St Helens bus station. Parking facilities are available at St Mary's multi-storey car park, Chalon Way multi-storey car park, Parr Street car park and other town centre car parks, which are all within walking distance.

The market is open Monday to Saturday, 09:00 - 17:00.  There are baby-changing facilities and free WiFi available.

There is a wide variety of independent traders and businesses with a mixture of commodities.

Running your own business in St Mary's Indoor Market

There has never been a better time to set up your own business in St Mary's Indoor Market. We are currently offering fantastic rent incentives to new businesses with unique commodities to the market.

Incentivised rent period

Anyone wishing to trade with a commodity that is unique to the market will qualify for a rent incentive package. This allows the trader to pay £50 per week for the first six weeks, then:

  • it is rent-free for the next six weeks
  • 25% of the rent for the following eight weeks
  • 50% rent for a further eight weeks
  • 75% rent for the next eight weeks
  • full rent thereafter.

This is on a week-to-week tenancy (with the trader to give one week's notice to quit).

An average stall will cost £200 per week, with the cheapest stall starting at £32.50 per week on the incentive package.

Contact details

For any enquiries regarding St Mary's Indoor Market, please call a member of the Markets Team on 01744 677155 or email themarketsteam@sthelens.gov.uk.