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Market Hall

For all enquiries relating to the Market Hall please contact the Town Clerk by email ( or phone (01728 604595) or 01728 603144. The Town Clerk is based in the Old Police Station, Station Approach, Saxmundham, IP17 1BW which is situated opposite Saxmundham Railway Station.   Town Council meetings are held in the Market Hall on the second Monday of every month at 7.15pm apart from August.

The Market Hall is available for hire for all types of functions including theatre performances, club and society meetings, craft and antique fairs, and so on. The Market Hall has a very prominent main entrance off the High Street with wheelchair access. The Market Hall is licensed for music and dancing, it has a stage with lighting, and a kitchen fitted with cooker, microwave and dishwasher. It has about 300 sq metres of floor space and can accommodate up to 190 people.

Link to Market Hall website.

The Hall is a registered charity, Number: 235072.



             The Market Hall  29 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF  : click here to read about its history.

Hire rates

Hire rates for The Market Hall from the 1st April 2011 and remain at the same rate are as follows:

NON-COMMERCIAL £12.50 per hour
COMMERCIAL £20.00 per hour

These rates include heating, lighting and the use of the kitchen. They do not include red waste industrial bags used for litter - these are £3.00 per bag extra. Please contact the Town Clerk for a booking form and to check availability. Tel: 01728 604595 or download the form here.  The privacy notice for people wishing to use the Market Hall can be downloaded here

Please note: From 1st September 2014 onwards, the layout of tables and chairs and putting them away as found is the responsibility of the hirer.


PAYMENT IN FULL to Saxmundham Market Hall account must be made at least two weeks before the hall is required.

CANCELLATION: If a booking is cancelled after payment any refund will be at the discretion of the Town Council.

Note: The Gannon Room in Station Approach is also available for hire, Tel: 01728 603071 for details.

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