The Birmingham and District Allotments Confederation, is an ‘unincorporated’ association of volunteers committed to promoting, preserving and supporting Allotments in Birmingham. We have been in existence for more than sixty years. We were originally called the ‘Birmingham and District Allotments Council’ but changed our name because the public wrongly thought that we were part of Birmingham City Council.
Birmingham has 115 Allotment sites spread throughout the city and approx. 6500 tenants who come from a wide range of diverse backgrounds, speak many different languages, live in deprived and affluent wards, but all have a passion for growing their own food in common. All allotment tenants, who pay rent to Birmingham City Council are members of the BDAC, for which there is no charge...Click for full text.