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Taste of Shetland Trailer

The Taste of Shetland trailer is equipped for preparing, cooking and sharing local produce, and is available for hire by members of Shetland Food and Drink Limited and community groups.

It can be used as an event, demonstration, retail, educational and pop-up catering facility, and is intended to build awareness of Shetland food and drink in the isles and beyond.

To be able to hire our Taste of Shetland trailer for a public event, you must have the following*:

  • Street traders licence-you must apply for this at least 6 weeks before your event. SFAD hold the main licence, the additional licence that is required is called an operators licence/individual at a cost of £66.50. This is valid for 3 years. Click here for more information about the licence.
  • Food hygiene cert-If you do not have a current certificate then you can do an online course at Highspeed Training
  • Correct insurance for towing
  • Arrange your own reg plate (measurements nine inches by seven inches)

*If the event you are attending already has a public entertainment licence or your event is private, then a Street Traders Licence is not required.

Cost of hiring the trailer is £125.00 per day.

The trailer is complete with the following equipment:

  • Large double bowl commercial sink

  • 2 x 760mm LPG griddles

  • LPG Bain Maries

  • 2 x Polar CD610 undercounter fridge

  • 1 x Cobra CR6DL 4 burner oven and Hob (lpg)

  • 1 x Dean Deluxe boiler

  • 1x Gas or Electric water heater

  • Cleaning solutions and equipment

  • 2 x bins

A refrigerated trailer is currently on order, will be available in August 2022

The trailer does not come with a generator, you must arrange your own.

The trailer must be returned in clean condition, failure to do so will incure a charge.


To hire the Taste of Shetland Trailer, please complete and submit the enquiry form and a member of our team will contact you as soon as possible.

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