The Margate Media Centre

  • located in the heart of historic Margate Town with its lively mix of creative businesses, galleries and restaurants
  • within a 19th century building that formerly housed Lloyds bank
  • owned and operated by Thanet District Council
  • room prices start at £191.25 plus VAT per month
  • provides an original base for start-up and established media-related companies seeking office accommodation in Thanet

Media Centre Office Space

Margate is a wonderfully vibrant seaside town with regeneration happening all over the place.  You can move your business right into the heart of the action and benefit from the beautiful surroundings every day.

Margate Media Centre

The Media Centre offers more than just office space with our eclectic mixture of Creative based businesses, you can become part of a growing business community.

Listed below are all of the rooms we have with sizes and current occupants

Room A 13.5 square metres Denim Hand
Room B 33 square metres currently unoccupied 
Room C 40 square metres currently unoccupied 
Room D 13.5 square metres currently unoccupied
Room E 16.7 square metres currently unoccupied  
Room F 20.5 square metres Speakup (CIC)
Room G 14.9 square metres Thanet Community Networks 
Room H 57.6 square metres The Mayor's Parlour & Charter Trustees  

The Licence

We recognise that start-up creative based businesses need flexibility and an adaptable and supportive environment to encourage their growth therefore you can move easily, not just into the building but also between rooms and types of space to meet your changing business needs using our flexible licence which is 28 day notice in, out and change of rooms.

We take one month's deposit and licences are billed monthly in advance.

The licence includes:

  • Utilities
  • Cleaning of all communal areas and external windows
  • Lift 
  • Rubbish Collection 
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Centre management
  • Buildings insurance
  • Meeting rooms, at present there is no charge for licensees' use of the Cobbs Room or Lifeboat Room.

What is not covered by the rental charge

  • Telephone costs 
  • Internet - a 50 MG synchronous un-contended fibre connection to the building with a range of packages available to licensees
  • Business Rates, please contact Business Rates on the TDC website or phone 01843 577557

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