Bury Venues hire charges

These prices apply from January 2017.

Hall hire charges (for non-catering functions)

Price band 'A'

Lancaster Room, Elizabethan Suite, Bury
Balcony Concourse, Elizabethan Suite, Bury
Holcombe Room, Ramsbottom Civic Hall

Weekday - £25 per hour
Weekend - £35 per hour

Price band 'B'

Peel Room, Elizabethan Suite, Bury
Memorial Hall, Longfield Suite, Prestwich
Main Hall, Ramsbottom Civic Hall

Weekday - £30 per hour
Weekend - £40 per hour

Price band 'C'

Chamber Hall, Elizabethan Suite, Bury
Main Hall, Elizabethan Suite, Bury
Main Hall, Longfield Suite, Prestwich

Weekday - £65 per hour
Weekend - £80 per hour

Self-catered cultural specific events

Inclusive of main venue rooms but negotiable dependant on room use and hire period. A corkage fee will be charged for customers who wish to provide their own drinks.

Weekday - £140 per hour
Weekend - £165 per hour

Commercial and exhibition events

Inclusive of all main venue rooms but negotiable dependant on room use and hire period.

Weekday - £140 per hour
Weekend - £165 per hour

PRS music licence charges

Music events with an admission charge are subject to PRS licence charges.

Charity and local community events

May be eligible for supplementary discounts particularly at off-peak booking times.

Additional facilities

Kitchen use - Self-service beverage service - £9.50 (weekdays), £10 (weekends)
Buffets - preparation and service - £37.50 (weekdays), £40 (weekends)
Dinners - preparation and service - £65 (weekdays), £80 (weekends)
Door supervision - £20 per hour
Cloakroom - £1.50 (individual charge), £85 (inclusive charge)
Thrust stage/catwalk - £195
Balloon cascade - £30
Flip chart and stand - £15
Presentation projector and screen - £40

Insurance facilities

We are able to offer to hirers of the venues, insurance protection giving effective indemnity in respect of the hirers' liability under 27 and 28 of the Conditions of Letting. This insurance cover is provided by Zurich Municipal, on the following basis:

1. Liability for bodily injury or illness of third parties and/or loss of, or damaged to their property including liability imposed on the hirer under the terms of the hiring agreement.
Limit of Indemnity £1,000,000.

2. Liability (including Liability imposed under the hiring agreement) for loss or damage to the premises and contents thereof. Cover limited in respect of loss or damage caused other than by fire or explosion to the sum of £10,000 per hiring and subject to an excess of £50.

Damage resulting from fire and explosion covered up to £1,000,000. The cost of this protection will be as follows and hirers are strongly recommended to take advantage of this offer:

10% of the hire charge for non-catering events.
10p per head for buffet menus.
15p per head for dinner menus.

If required please complete and sign the appropriate section of the application form. N.B. Insurance cover can not be offered when the premises are hired:

a. for commercial purposes;
b. in furtherance of a business practice;
c. for the sale of goods; or
d. for political meetings.