Members visiting RICS headquarters on London’s Parliament Square have access to a range of facilities. Upon arrival, please report to reception and ask the staff about any of the following.

RICS headquarters, Parliament Square, London, HQ

Business Centre

The Business Centre on the ground floor of RICS HQ is open exclusively to members as a space in which to catch up with work and meet colleagues and contacts. The room has a suite of PCs, a printer and access to free WiFi.

The Hub café

The Hub café in RICS’ Parliament Square offices is open to members from 07:30 – 16:00, Monday to Friday, serving tea, coffee and a breakfast and lunch service.

London Bookshop

The RICS London Bookshop on the first floor at RICS HQ sells books covering all aspects of surveying, along with a range of JCT, NEC and other building contracts, and RICS corporate giftware. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff can answer your questions and assist in finding the right book for you.

We accept cheques, cash and credit card payments (except for American Express).

If you are in London and urgently need a contract or book delivered on the same day, please give us a call by 3pm and we will be happy to arrange a courier for you.

The bookshop is open to RICS members and non-members, 9.30 to 17.30 Monday to Friday. 

The Library

The library is situated on the first floor at RICS HQ and is an attractive listed interior.

There will be limited access to the RICS Library from 9 October 2017 due to the installation of the RICS 150 exhibition, which will open in the New Year and continue through 2018.

You may find it useful to consult our e-resources before booking an appointment as the material you require may be available online.  Those services are still available to RICS members 24/7, wherever you are in the world.

Access may not be available to non-members during this period.

The team are also still here to answer your enquiries, so if you have any questions, please email us.

Venue hire

RICS at Parliament Square has seven event rooms available with natural daylight, air-conditioning and an elegant mix of contemporary and traditional décor right in the heart of Westminster.

Our New York, Dubai and Hong Kong rooms are perfect for small meetings overlooking Westminster, the Brussels Room provides a spacious option for meetings or dining, and the Lecture Hall and Council Chamber provide an exceptional facility for large conferences, exhibitions and drinks receptions for up to 150 people. The President's Suite on the fifth floor has unrivalled views over Parliament Square from both the Roof Terrace and Dining Room.

RICS professionals are eligible for 10% discount on room hire rates — find out more online, email us or contact 020 7334 3875.

If you are looking for a restaurant to impress your clients, Roux at Parliament Square is open Monday to Friday, 12:00–21:00, and offers 10% discount to RICS professionals. You can email the restaurant for more information or to make a booking, or call 0207 334 3737.

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