Site Submission Guidelines

Wawa Store

Site Submission

Please note the required and supplemental information to have at hand before completing the Site Submission Form:

Required Information

  • Your contact information (including email address)
  • Your Wawa Department or Store number (Wawa Employees only)
  • The address and nearest intersection of the site

Supplemental Information

  • Owner and Real Estate Broker Contact Information
  • Lot Number
  • Block Number
  • Zoning Information
  • Lot Size
  • Building Size (if applicable)
  • Year Constructed
  • Utility Information
  • Annual Real Estate Taxes
  • Requested Sales Price

Site Selection Criteria

Please consider the following when submitting a site for consideration:

Ideal Trade Area Characteristics

  • Adequate nearby residential population to support retail sales at proposed location
  • Nearby daytime population including employment centers, retail, office and commercial traffic generators
  • Minimum Traffic Count of at least 25,000 vehicles per day having access to site

Ideal Location Characteristics

  • Wawa prefers freestanding location
    • Corner location at signalized intersection
    • Signalized “T” intersections may be considered
    • Out-parcels and pads of shopping centers or portions of mixed developments
  • Sites should be located on a high-volume intersection
    • Visibility must be good, at the posted speed limit, from each approaching direction of travel
    • Frontage must be adequate to permit convenient and safe access to site
  • Zoning
    • Wawa prefers properties that are zoned to permit use and operation by right, of a 24 hour Wawa Food Market, with gasoline sales
    • Wawa may consider properties, which require zoning relief (such as special exception, variance or re-zoning), on a case-by-case basis, depending on the local jurisdiction
  • Availability
    • Wawa will consider purchasing or leasing the property
    • Site acquisition will be contingent upon receipt of all approvals to construct and operate the proposed Wawa Food Market and gasoline facility

Ideal Site and Building Characteristics

  • Preferred
    • Lot size of approximately 2 acres, sufficient for standard prototype layout
    • Building size of approximately 4,000-6,000 square feet
    • Parking for 50-60 cars
    • Accommodates 8 multiproduct fuel dispensers (MPDs).
  • Other size sites may be considered
    • Lot size of no less than 1 acre
    • Building size of a minimum of 4,000 square feet
    • Parking for 40 cars
    • Accommodates 6 multiproduct fuel dispensers (MPDs)
  • Site should be at grade with front and intersecting roads
  • Exceptions to the following may be considered in certain areas – Contact the area Real Estate Manager for site specific discussion.

Please submit any site that matches these criteria by using our online form.

The Regional Real Estate Manager for the area in which the site is located will contact you within two weeks of receipt of the information referenced above.

Note: The criteria set forth herein are subject to change from time to time by Wawa, Inc., at its sole discretion, without notice. Criteria may be relaxed or restricted on a case by case basis, if in the sole discretion of Wawa, Inc., circumstances exist which warrant such relaxation or restriction.

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