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Poole's permanent pitches for Gypsies and Travellers

Apply for a permanent pitch  

If you’re a Gypsy or Traveller, you can apply to get a permanent pitch at Yarrow Close, Poole.  

To apply, you’ll need to have some family connections to Poole. 

Call us on 01202 123 147 if you need help with your application.  

Pay rent on a permanent pitch  

We charge rent for permanent pitches in Poole. This may include a service charge for extra services we give you.  

You might be able to claim help towards paying your rent from Housing Benefit or Universal Credit. This will be based on your circumstances.  

Pay rent online  

You can pay us securely online. You’ll need your:  

  • rent account number (12 digits)
  • rent account name
  • address
  • postcode.

Pay rent by Direct Debit

You can set up a Direct Debit to pay your rent. This will need to be either the first or the 10th of each month.

Pay rent by standing order

To set up a standing order, you need to contact your bank. You’ll need to give them our bank details:

  • bank: Barclays Bank account
  • name: Borough of Poole Collection Account
  • account number: 20627437
  • sort code: 20-68-95
  • reference: your 12-digit account number.

Swipe Card - allpay

A payment card is sent to you, to be used at any Post Office or Pay Point outlet.

You can also download the Allpay app on your smartphone. If you lose your card, we can arrange for a new one to be issued. This can take a few days.

Phone - automated system

You’ll need your credit or debit card and your 12-digit rent account reference number. Call 01202 672 932