Located on the first floor at the front of our building, accessed via an opulent marble staircase, the wood-panelled Council Chamber is a timeless event space. Light, spacious and versatile, the Council Chamber is perfect for those looking for real creative flair with the ability to transform for a variety of different events.

Hire of the Council Chamber comes with direct access to the Members' Library which acts as a breakout space and additional function room. The Members' Library can be transformed into a bar, breakout room, dance floor or whatever additional space your event calls for.

Key Information

Council Chamber Capacities: 120 sit-down dinners, 140 theatre-style, 200 standing

*With Members' Library: 180 sit-down dinners, 210 standing

Dimensions: Lengths 16m, Width 10m

Suitable for: Weddings, conferences, dinners, lectures, concerts, private parties, birthdays

Rates: 12 hour hire period from £2,500 - £3,300 + VAT

Availability: The Council Chamber is available to hire in january, July (weekends only), August and September

Additional Fees:
Extended hire periods and load-in and load-out days negotiable
Bespoke technical packages are available from the venue at additional cost
Staffing costs are quoted bespoke for your event

Find out about Battersea Arts Centre's in-house catering and bar service

Information on our approved suppliers coming soon.