The eight sites provide a total of 201 allotments and demand is high. There is presently a waiting list.
The allotments are self managed through the auspices of the Nelson & District Smallholders, Allotment Gardens & Horticultural Society and by way of a Committee at each site. Each site is a society and has its own committee each having its own secretary. The Nelson district allotment society is over 100 years old and meets up at present every three months. The secretaries of each allotment are encouraged to attend at which time we discuss any issues or any works required.
The officers of the District Society are: