3M BIC Membership

Become part of the 3M BIC business community

We help businesses at all stages grow, thrive and innovate.

We understand that all businesses are different and have bespoke needs and requirements to support growth. Our membership has been designed to support all types of businesses, whether you are a start-up looking for virtual office solutions or an established company wanting a professional venue to host an event.

Join as a member and you’ll have access to a wide range of benefits, from meeting space discounts to company registration.

Join the 3M BIC membership today

Our 3M BIC membership is ideal for businesses looking to host regular meetings at a professional venue that will benefit from discounts on meeting room hire, to start-up businesses seeking virtual office facilities, such as registering their business at the 3M BIC.

Join the 3M BIC membership today and benefit from the following:

For more information about our 3M BIC membership benefits, contact a member of our team today on 01484 505601.

£230 + VAT per year

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STANDARD hot desk package
- 8 Days Per Month

(8am – 5pm)
£ 48
00+VAT Monthly
  • Hot desk within the 3M BIC co-working space
  • Ultrafast Wi-Fi connection
  • Use of kitchen area
  • *10% discount on technical services
  • Monthly photocopying allocation
  • *Access to pay-as-you-go parking

PREMIUM hot desk package
- 12 Days Per Month

(8am – 5pm)
£ 60
00+VAT Monthly
  • Hot desk within the 3M BIC co-working space
  • Ultrafast Wi-Fi connection
  • Use of kitchen area
  • *Meeting room hire at £10 + VAT per hour
  • *10% discount on technical services
  • Monthly photocopying allocation
  • *Access to pay-as-you-go parking

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As part of the 3M BIC membership, you can register your company using the 3M BIC address, you can also use the Post Collection Service, where your post is held on reception to collect at your convenience. 

You can also benefit from 20% discount* when you hire out one of our five meeting and conference spaces. More details of our spaces can be found here

As a member, you can also subscribe to our monthly 3M BIC Update that provides the latest news from the Centre, thought leadership and information on upcoming events. You can also list your company on the 3M BIC website under Our Members

*Cannot be used in conjunction with an existing meeting space discount.

Membership is paid annually.  An invoice is issued once the membership application is received and payments can be made over the phone, in-person at reception or by bank transfer (bank details are on the invoice).  Membership and all associated benefits begin once payment is received.

You will be sent a reminder that renewal is due a month before and if you wish to renew will be directed to complete the online form on our website.

There is a wide variety of businesses that are part of the membership – from pre-trading and new start-ups to established SMEs – across a broad spectrum of sectors including manufacturing, healthcare, professional services and training/education. 

You will also have the opportunity to meet with 3M BIC businesses at events held at the Centre.

Yes, you will be allocated your own unique telephone number and given details of an app to download so that you can control where your calls are diverted to.

You will need to register your company with Companies House using the 3M BIC address as the registered address. Contact reception on 01484 505601 if you require any help.

Once your application has been processed, you will be sent confirmation of your membership via email and asked to submit an electronic version of your company logo and a short paragraph about your company to our marketing department who will then add it to our website.

There are lots of ways you can maximise your membership, from attending 3M BIC events that may be of interest and also provide networking opportunities. 

If you regularly host events then you may want to take advantage of the room hire discount. Our meeting spaces are available for a wide range of events, from small meetings up to 14 people, to our conference space that holds 80-100 people. 

Start-up businesses can register their companies using the 3M BIC address, rather than using their home address.

Add-ons are also available and include the following: 

  • Post forwarding – £20.00 +VAT per month
  • Call handling – £45.00 +VAT per month
  • Post forwarding & call handling – £60.00 +VAT per month

If you have any more queries about the 3M BIC membership, contact the team on 01484 505601 or drop us a line at

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Come and join the 3M BIC team to explore our pioneering technology, high-spec meeting rooms and an array of office space.

You will get the chance to explore our high-spec meeting spaces that are fully equipped with the latest AV Technology, State of the art labs and our available office space.