Southend Venues - Tickfield

Please note that The Tickfield Centre is closed and events cancelled in response to the national effort to reduce the spread of Coronavirus.

The Tickfield Centre Address:

Tickfield Industrial Estate, Tickfield Avenue, Southend-on Sea, Essex, SS2 6LL.

Please download the Southend Venues Map for parking, transport options and directions.

Email: [email protected] or call 01702 212032 if you require any assistance.

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 08:30 to 17:00.

Evenings and weekend events are available on request.

The Tickfield Centre is under the name of Southend Venues, alongside the Civic Centre. This is to provide rooms for a wide range of purposes including meetings, training, conferences and events. Additionally, the centre is home to the Driving Vehicles Standards Agency (DVSA) to deliver practical driving tests in Southend. The Passenger Transport Team is also on-site to support accessibility around the local area. This is with an aim to make the Tickfield Centre a central hub for business and community use.

The centre holds over 8 rooms, providing space for more than 400 guests. This includes a wide range of facilities, IT equipment and adaptable layouts in a light and modern setting. Southend Venues has previously been used by a range of sectors including fitness, performing arts, clubs, tuition classes, confidential planning, support workshops and large events. 

To check availability of the Tickfield Centre, please complete the Southend Venues Booking Enquiry Form

Download the Southend Venues Tickfield Centre Room Specification brochure for further information on the Tickfield Centre rooms including: location, prices, sizes and photos.      

Caraway Hospitality can deliver catering to any event with hot or cold options available. Tokens can be added to a booking so that attendees do not have to pay a penny for a wide choice of self-serve hot drinks. The full menu is available to download. Additionally, The Tickfield Cafe is available within the centre from 09:00 to 15:00.

Please complete the Southend Venues Booking Enquiry Form for further information or a tour of the Tickfield Centre. Alternatively, email [email protected] and a friendly member of the team will be in touch as soon as possible.


  • customer service reception desk
  • accessible location
  • lift
  • free accesible parking
  • toilets on-site
  • excellent transport links
  • air conditioning / heating
  • adaptable rooms (S, M, L, XL)
  • free filtered water
  • aree Wi-Fi
  • IT suite
  • bike shelter
  • showers
  • Caraway Hospitality
  • Tickfield Café

Equipment can be added to any booking, please see our Equipment Hire page for full details.

Room Hire Fees

  Standard Room Hire Fees Off Peak Offers
Tickfield Centre Hourly Half Day Full Day Tues/Wed 3hrs Sundays 3hrs
up to 1 hour up to 4 hours up to 9 hours 16:00 - 22:00 09:00 - 15:00
Small Rooms £15 £50 £100 - -
Meeting Rooms (Weekdays 09:00 to 17:00 only
Regular Rooms £30 £110 £220 £50 £75
Caxton • Evolution • Cole • The Works
Medium Rooms £40 £140 £280 £75 £75
Large Rooms £45 £160 £320 £75 £100
Darwin • Johnson
Extra Large Rooms £55 £210 £380 £150 £150
Darwin Evolution (including lectern and hearing loop)
IT Suite +VAT £45 £160 £320 £75 £120

Publications relating to Southend Venues can be provided in alternative formats such as Braille, audio-tape, or in large print and translated into alternative languages.

Please contact Southend Venues by emailing or call 01702 212032 if any alternative formats are required.

Contact Southend Venues

Telephone: 01702 212032

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