Labs

Lab space to rent in Oxford

Oxford North is the city’s new innovation district.

Joining academia with investment, technologists with scientists and innovators, it’s a community of shared inspirations, all engaged in creating a better future.

It’s a new place purposefully designed so that life sciences and biotechnology companies can thrive.

Find out more below about Oxford’s new labs to rent, targeting practical completion in Q2 2025.

What’s genuinely exciting is giving our customers the opportunity to shape their new labs.

When you start well, you live better

Oxford North is designed for making breakthroughs.

And that’s as much about people’s wellbeing as it is buildings.  So you’ll find plenty of open spaces, public art and culture connecting and enhancing the local area and city.

All the essential elements for improving the air quality and environment while also delivering a healthier economy.

Globally ambitious yet locally focussed, we’re here for tomorrow’s workforce. We’re not just creating a space: we’re building a catalyst.

We're building the first laboratory and technical office spaces in three buildings totalling 160,000 sq ft (14,864 sq m), along with the new public park and places to eat and drink.

Building 1 & 2

High specification lab space for carbon efficient occupying

Two lab buildings, perfect for 15-100+ people, totalling 115,000 sq ft (10,683 sq m) are being built for science and technology companies to flourish and make their mark on the world.

From SMEs looking to expand to global brands keen to thrive within Oxford’s commercial ecosystem, each building will provide 57,500 sq ft (5,341 sq m) over four floors and offer the ideal space to develop ideas, collaborate, innovate and invest.

Targeting appropriate benchmarks and ratings including BREEAM Excellent, and alignment with WELL Building Standard, these buildings will be heated and cooled using 100% low carbon technology.

Targeting practical completion in Q2 2025.

Contact us to find out more about labs to rent

Phase 2 will be three new prestigious laboratory buildings totalling 458,100 sq ft (42,549 sq m) to accelerate discovery for local and global life sciences companies.

Bespoke lab space

We have outline consent for our overall 64-acre masterplan to provide 4,500 new jobs across circa 936,500 sq ft (87,000 sq m) of laboratories and offices.

We’re able to work with you on designing and building your new workspace or global HQ to suit your bespoke needs.

With our large, flexible masterplan, we are able to offer a range of solutions which our expert development team can help to deliver to achieve your vision.

Contact us to turn your ideal lab space into reality.