Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to some commonly asked questions...
Q. What does Bizspace do?
A. BIZSPACE is one of the UK's leading providers of managed workspace, offering flexible property licensing or leasing solutions to the SME and corporate market at various locations nationwide.
Q. What Sort of Properties Do You Have to Rent?
A. Bizspace has over 100 sites throughout England and Scotland, all of which offer a wide range of options, so no matter where you require premises we will have a site that suits your business needs. Whether you need conventional offices, serviced offices or virtual offices, warehouses, industrial units, light industrial units, workshops, studios, storage units , meeting rooms, or simply a virtual office or mailing address, we can cater for all of your requirements.
Q. What is the difference between a licence and a lease?
A. The difference between a licence and a lease can become blurred. The key practical differences are that licences cover a relatively short period of time - up to two years and leases usually run for many years, often up to 25. A lease gives you the right to exclusive possession. A license gives you only the right to use the property.
Q. Is there a minimum period of occupation?
A. At Bizspace, there isn’t a minimum period of occupation - We recognise the importance of simplicity and flexibility.
Q. What is Included in the Price?
A. Usually included in the rent is;
- business rates / utility charges
- service charge
- general caretaking
- common area fire protection systems maintenance (where applicable)
- cleaning of communal areas
- light refuse disposal
- general maintenance of the common areas
Other facilities included will vary from one location to another.
Q. Are there any additional charges?
A. Our meeting rooms, telephony and IT, secretarial and additional business services are all charged and invoiced to you on a per usage basis.
Q. Am I required to pay a deposit?
A. This is normally 2 months' of all charges rent in advance.
Q. Can I move to a bigger office if I need to?
A. At Bizspace, we encourage you to take the space that you require today. When you want more space to expand or you need additional space short term - no problem, flexibility is our strength.
Q. We often have to work outside office hours and at weekends - can we still get in?
A. Yes - Access to all Bizspace sites is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.