South Oxford Community Centre

Lake Street, Oxford, OX1 4RP 01865 242666

Room Hire

Room hire is very easy - simply phone our administrator, Debby Forbes, on 01865 242666 and let her know what your requirements are. She works on Mondays 10.00 to 1.00pm, Tuesdays 12.00-3.00pm, Wednesdays to Fridays 10.00-1.00pm. We have an answer machine outside those hours, so do leave a message. We are happy to take one-off or regular bookings.

If you have not booked with us before, please browse through our room details page. This describes our rooms (with photos) and gives details of hire rates.

Note that the centre is closed over Christmas and at certain other times of year.

Please also read our Standard Conditions of Hire , the General Rules governing the use of the Centre , and our Health and Safety policy. The General Rules apply to all users of the centre, and the Standard Conditions state the responsibilities of the person hiring a room.

Booking Forms

Please fill in the provisional bookings form and return it to the office  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , for large events and functions and small parties and general room hire. If you require more information please contact the office (contact 01865 242666 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ).  

SOCA Membership

Room hire is cheaper for members of the South Oxford Community Association. Membership costs just £2 for individuals (£1 for OAPs), or £15 for groups. Please fill in a membership application form and return it to our administrator. (terms and conditions apply)

User Survey

The SOCA committee would value your comments and ideas to help us in planning for the future. Please take a few moments to fill in this survey after your event.