Hire The Gasworks Sudbury

The Gasworks Sudbury is now available to hire and can accommodate a range of events, including community and family functions, corporate hire, private classes and weddings.

Our hire charges for community and private functions (excluding weddings) are listed below. To enquire about availability and for further information, please fill out the form below.

If you are planning a wedding, click here for further information.

Charges for venue hire

Two women making autumn wreathes

Group 1

Sudbury Parish Residents* and non for profit/charitable organisations meetings, such as coffee mornings, club meetings organised by local groups or a not-for-profit mother and baby group/playgroup.

Image of women in a yoga class in a sitting pose

Group 2

Non residents and any for profit businesses wanting regular use**, such as fitness classes.

Children’s birthday party, child blowing out the candle on their cake

Group 3

Private functions (e.g birthdays, baby showers and retirement parties).

Woman Giving a speech

Group 4

Commercial building hire and other bookings which are not covered in Groups 1, 2 or 3, such as conferencing or polling station.

Fees per hour

Group 1Group 2Group 3Group 4
Hire Fees£12£20£30£30
Minimum charge£24£40£90£90

Important information

  • Charges are per hour or part thereof and according to the groups set out above.
  • Included with every booking is 30 minutes each end of the hire, free of charge, to set up and clear away. You can book additional time for set up / clear up. There will be an additional charge of 50% of the normal room hire charge per additional hour.
  • All Group 3 and Group 4 hires will be charged a £250 deposit (plus room hire charge) which is returnable after the event less any expense caused by the event in the way of damage, repairs, extra cleaning, etc.
  • A refundable key deposit of £30 may be charged.
  • Deposits will only be returned to the bank account they originated from.
  • All bookings carry a minimum charge per session (see table).
  • Refer to our Booking Conditions for more detail on booking
  • **If a long term hire of over 6 weeks is needed the price is negotiable and more details are available on request.
  • *To qualify for Group 1 charges, correspondence address from the following postcodes must be provided prior to invoice:
  • DE6 5AF
  • DE6 5AG
  • DE6 5EB
  • DE6 5EZ
  • DE6 5HG
  • DE6 5HH
  • DE6 5HL
  • DE6 5HN
  • DE6 5HR
  • DE6 5HS
  • DE6 5HT
  • DE6 5HU
  • DE6 5HW
  • DE6 5HY
  • DE6 5HZ
  • DE6 5PE
  • DE6 5WF
  • DE6 5ZS