Mansfield i-Centre provides the ideal workspace for start-up and growing companies, offering flexible, professional premises with a range of business support services needed during the first vital years of operation. The centre is part of a sub-network of 3 centres in North Nottinghamshire managed by Oxford Innovation.
Serviced offices and workshops are available to let on flexible terms with as little as one months’ notice. The on-site meeting and conference rooms are ideal for client appointments or presentations and there’s a welcoming reception team to great guests. The centre also provides shared offices, hot desks and virtual offices for those not ready for office space.
The centre differs from a standard business centre by offering a range of practical innovation and growth support that proactively encourages the development of start-ups, entrepreneurial and high-growth companies.
Supportive Office Environment
Mansfield i-Centre provides an impressive base to work from, allowing businesses to grow within a lively environment where they will have access to the skills, knowledge and experience of similar individuals and companies.
The centre is the ideal environment for start-up and early-stage companies. The office space ranges from 140 sq,ft to 1200 sq.ft. ideal for 15-20 people, providing the choice and flexibility for business growth. The costs are tightly controlled, there are no long term contracts and the day to day running of the offices is in safe hands, leaving companies to concentrate on growing their business.
Companies at Mansfield i-Centre can benefit from the following:
- On-site Staff services and facilities management so the day to day running issues are taken care of
- Lease agreement with as little as one month’s notice period
- Easy to predict, clear and transparent monthly charges
- Ability to upscale and downsize quickly
- On-site conference and meeting facilities available to hire on a daily and hourly rate
- Access to the i-Lab creative thinking space, to facilitate new ideas and support collaborative working
- Access to superfast internet and telephony connections
- 24/7 office access and CCTV
- On-site parking
- On-site café
Lease fee charges for the office space include all of the following:
- Service charges
- Business rates
- Heating, water and electricity
- Site management
- Reception services
- Buildings insurance and maintenance
At the Mansfield i-Centre there is five light industrial units ideal for use as a workshop or studio. They are accessible both from within the main building and directly from the cark park. The workshops provide an outstanding opportunity for businesses who wish to undertake research work, product development or small scale clean, light manufacturing.
The shared office at Mansfield i-Centre is designed for start-up businesses, offering a soft financial landing, benefitting from having a prestigious office address, access to the centre facilities, help from the centre staff and free business support. It is the ideal environment for the transition from a home office or simply a low cost one person workstation.
There are individual workstations in a large open plan office, all equipped with a desk, lockable storage, handset and fast internet connection. If your business develops and you need additional space then we have a variety of offices you can expand to, saving you the time and expense of moving.
Hot desks are ideal for people who are always on the go, rarely in the same place two days running. They are available to hire by the hour, day or week; providing access to a desk and fast internet connection. In addition to these practical facilities there is access to a wide range of other services, including business support and networking opportunities.
Mansfield i-Centre offers virtual office packages designed to provide you with a professional image for your business, without incurring the cost of renting office space. Ideal for start-up companies, those on the road or working from home. There really isn’t a better way to get your business off the ground.
Meeting and Conference Facilities
Mansfield i-Centre has a range of superb conference and meeting rooms available to hire by the hour or the day by internal or external companies. Whether space is needed for a conference, product launch, board meeting or interview; there is a room to meet the requirements.
The rooms are fully equipped with presentation equipment, free WiFi, ample parking, break-out space and catering facilities are available on request. The experienced, professional reception team support bookings from start to finish; from arranging the catering to welcoming guests.
Through the on-site Incubation Director, Mansfield i-Centre provides support and advice for businesses to achieve their objectives, helping with vision, strategy and effective implementation. This is not a chargeable service but a core feature of a true innovation centre.
As part of the supportive environment within the centre, networking amongst customers is encouraged. Regular business networking events, as well as a range of training and learning events on relevant business topics in conjunction with partners, are held at the centre.
Mansfield i-Centre is managed by Oxford Innovation, the UK’s leading business and
innovation centre operator. Part of the SQW Group, which employs 180 staff, Oxford Innovation provides flexible office, laboratory, workshop and studio space to over 900 start-up and growing companies throughout a UK-wide network of business and innovation centres. For a full listing of Oxford Innovation’s centres, please visit the website at www.oxin-centres.co.uk.
Oxford Innovation also runs a range of business support programmes across the UK and three highly successful investment networks that link investors with entrepreneurs.
How to Find Us
Mansfield i-Centre is located on the outskirts of Mansfield within the bustling business area of Oakham Business Park. The business park is situated close to the A617 and just a 10 minute drive from the M1, giving quick access to the North and the South. It is also a 10 minute taxi ride from Mansfield’s rail station.
Oakham Business Park
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