Apply for a beach hut

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Join the waiting list

There are 7 beach hut waiting lists. It costs £30 to join each list and you can join as many as you like.

Please note:

  • you cannot be a beach hut tenant and be on a waiting list
  • once you accept a hut, we'll remove you from any waiting lists you joined
  • if you are on a list, or are already a beach hut tenant, you must tell us if you no longer live in Poole
  • only one beach hut is allowed per household

There is a 14 day cooling off period where you can contact us to cancel your application. Joining fees will not be refunded once the cooling off period has expired.

Join the beach hut waiting list

Waiting list times

If you state no preference, you are likely to be offered a hut within 2 to 5 years.

If you have a preference for specific huts, this will greatly increase your waiting time. The waiting time for people with a preference is up to approximately:

  • Branksome Chine: 18 years
  • Branksome Dene: 13 years
  • Canford Cliffs: 14 years
  • Flaghead Chine: 6 years
  • Hamworthy: 3 years
  • Sandbanks: 18 years
  • Shore Road: 6 years
Please read the Waiting list terms and conditions.
Page last updated: 26 May 2020
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