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The Industry Centre

The Industry Centre offers a selection of fully-managed office spaces on the banks of the River Wear in Sunderland.

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This high quality and flexible space can offer the following for your business:

  • Offices from 49m2 - 172m2 with 24-hour access
  • Highly competitive rates inclusive of cleaning, electricity, heating and water costs
  • Riverside location with free, secure parking and excellent transport links
  • High specification office accommodation and conferencing facilities with IT support and high-speed ICT connectivity
  • Low cost, flexible, easy in - easy out Tenancy Agreements for both start-up entrepreneurs and established businesses
  • Tenancy Agreements granted for a period of six months and are renewable by mutual agreement
  • Access to the University of Sunderland's facilities

If you would like more information please contact us on the following:

The Industry Centre
Colima Avenue
Sunderland Enterprise Park West
Sunderland
SR5 3XB

Tel: 0191 515 2646
Fax: 0191 515 2645
Email: info@theindustrycentre.co.uk

Tenancy Agreements

The Industry Centre offers low cost, easy in - easy out office Tenancy Agreements for both start-up entrepreneurs and established innovative businesses. Tenancy Agreements are granted for 6 month periods and are renewable by mutual agreement.

As standard your rental payment would include:

  • Rent
  • Heating, lighting and water rates
  • Office cleaning
  • Post in (sorted and distributed to collection point)
  • Reception service fully manned by our professional staff from 8:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday
  • IT support
  • 24-hour access


The following benefits are also offered to occupational tenants:

  • 20% discount on conferencing and boardroom hire
  • Access to the University's Business Development Team
  • Access to University Facilities


The following items will incur an additional charge:

  • Business rates
  • Postage
  • Telephone point rental
  • Data point rental
  • Call costs for all lines
  • Any other of The Industry Centre services and facilities you may wish to take advantage of


Tenants obligations

  • The business must apply and be accepted by a selection panel
  • Payment must be by direct debit, payable monthly in advance
  • Compliance with The Industry Centre Terms and Conditions