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Event FAQs

The Union is licensed until 10.30pm on Sunday, midnight on Monday – Wednesday and until 2am on Thursday – Saturday.


The Union enjoys all the benefits of a Private Members’ Club and is licensed for live music and dancing until midnight.


Yes, there is disabled access to the Debating Chamber, Goodman Library, Old Library and Members’ Bar. Please contact our Events Manager for more details.


Unfortunately we do not have parking onsite. The nearest car parks are Worcester Street and Gloucester Green.


The main entry to the Union is from St Michael’s Street where there is a small loading bay outside Mallams Auctioneers. Observation period for loading and unloading vans on the double yellow lines is 20 minutes and 5 minutes for cars.

From 10am – 6.30pm, Cornmarket Street is pedestrianised and although articulated lorries would be unable to have access during these hours, transit vans can turn round and exit via New Inn Hall Street.

It may be possible by special arrangement to extend loading and unloading times by contacting NSL Services on 0845 337 1138.


We work closely with Oxford’s top sound and lighting suppliers. Please speak with our Events Manager for more information.


We are currently not licensed for ceremonies but are available for wedding breakfasts and receptions.


The Union has access to an extensive wine list and a fully stocked Members’ Bar. However, you are welcome with prior arrangement to bring your own alcohol. Corkage fees will apply.


All our catering is done exclusively in house although it may be possible to bring external caterers for a marquee reception by special arrangement – please speak to the Events Manager.

Contact details

Frewin Court
Oxford, OX1 3JB

+44 (0)1865 241353

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