Covid-19 Information


Under new measures to combat the spread of Covid-19 and whilst continuing to supply the Food Chain, further restrictions have been put in place which allow Livestock Markets to continue to trade, and to protect those whose attendance is necessary to ensure the food supply.


Social Distancing Guidance 

·       Wherever possible those within the Mart should still maintain a social distance of at least 2m (6ft) from each other

·       Where 2m is not possible then there should still be a minimum of 1m distancing and the wearing of a face covering.  Face coverings MUST be worn in all sales rings and in the Mart offices

·       Each Mart office will be restricted to 3 customers. 

      Measures for Buyers:

·       Buyers must be registered to attend the Mart and declare they are healthy and not in known contact with anyone who has Covid-19 symptoms.

·       New buyers must register to the office for availability for a buyers number in the ring.

·       Buyers must strictly adhere to the social distancing measures outlined above and follow guidance that the Mart gives in terms of where they can be located at the ring

·       The number of buyers will the limited by the ring size and the ability to meet social distancing requirements.

·       Buyers should observe 2m social distancing when queuing and using the Mart office

·       Hand sanitisers will be available at the entry to the office and must be used on entry and exit

·       Buyers must leave the Mart as soon as business has been concluded

Measures for Sellers:

·       Sellers are now permitted to attend the mart to watch their livestock me sold.

Please Note: we no longer contact seller's with the prices of their livestock. You can attend ringside, watch the sale online through LSL or contact the mart office. 

·       Sellers must remain social distanced and wear facecovering's whilst on the premisis.