Community space

Information for organisations seeking halls for hire or office accommodation.

Community halls and space for hire

We don't manage the community halls and spaces for hire in these lists, please contact the venue directly. The information is correct to the best of our knowledge, if you believe it to be incorrect please contact us at

Community halls and spaces for hire – Excel spreadsheet version (xlsx 230KB)

Council-owned premises

Available properties are listed on our Looking for space? page.

The council encourages 3rd sector organisations to seek accommodation in 3rd sector hubs in the borough.

Hub in the south of the borough

The South of the borough is served by The Dawes Road Hub, offering modern energy efficient workspace and meeting rooms.

More information can be found on the website:

020 7952 1230

Health and safety in premises

All 3rd sector employers must ensure their business and premises are compliant with health and safety law.

For further information please go to the HSE website.

Business rates – charity relief

Third sector organisations can benefit from relief (discounts) on payment of business rates. To apply for charity relief on business rates or small business rate relief please visit the business rates relief page.


Sobus's mission is to promote and strengthen the voluntary and community sector specifically in Hammersmith & Fulham. Services include:

  • premises listings and advice
  • training
  • one-to-one support
  • representation
  • forums
  • Supplementary Schools Network.

020 7952 1230

Credit unions

Find out about affordable borrowing, ethical investment and more.

Premises Fact Finder – self-help guide for 3rd sector organisations

A new resource produced by Community Matters to help with the key questions of finding, occupying, managing or maintaining buildings.


MyCommunitySpace is a specialist premises website for the 3rd sector, incorporating the following:

  • Search / advertise facility for those either seeking or wanting to advertise a space
  • Free information resource answering frequently asked questions to do with premises
  • Useful links directory listing organisations that offer more information and advice on community and voluntary sector premises and training

CAN Advise – property advice for the third sector

CAN is a registered charity providing property advice solely to 3rd sector organisations, whether they own, lease or share office space. Services include:

  • property expertise
  • building and facilities management
  • accommodation planning and development
  • free property needs audit

020 7250 8006

Ethical Property Foundation – property advice for charities and community groups

The Ethical Property Foundation is a charity which provides a free and low cost property advice service, training and events.

020 7065 0760

Third Sector Property - charity property specialists

Free advice on property solutions - finding the right properties, legal, facilities management, consultancy and project management

020 7386 3095

The Meanwhile Project – community use of empty property

Making temporary use of empty property. Supported by the department for Communities and Local Government and lead by the Development Trusts Association.

07810 008 526

3space – community use of empty property

3Space encourages community use of empty property.

Innovative temporary charitable and community use of empty property.

Supported by landlords – so don’t charge for use. Wide variety of property nationwide – shops, offices, warehouses. Simple and quick application process.

020 7060 3168

For further information about support and funding for the community & voluntary sector in Hammersmith & Fulham please go to the Community Investment Team webpage.

See also

Hammersmith & Fulham Council halls and venues

Meeting and event venues for hire in H&F (pdf)

Map of Urban Spaces for hire in Hammersmith & Fulham (pdf)