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Visiting BMA House

BMA House offers impressive facilities in a fantastic central London location. The information below is intended to help you plan your visit.


Lockers and storage

Locker facilities and storage are available to members visiting BMA House.  Locker keys will be issued to those who have valid membership cards, on a day basis.

All keys must be returned to Reception or to Security at the end of the day.

Please note we are not able to store large items such as bikes, although there are secure bike racks for use on site, access for these will be through the main security lodge.

Regrettably folding bikes are not able to be stored within BMA House. They can be carried with you or left in the bike shed. A bike lock is available from the security lodge if required.


Health and safety

Please note the fire alarm is tested every Monday morning at 11am.  If you hear the alarm at any other time please evacuate the building through the nearest exit which will be clearly signed.

A safe working environment is provided within BMA House and all visitors, members and their guests are requested to co-operate in the maintenance of the high standard of safe practice. 

In the event of injury or illness please contact Security at the main lodge.



The BMA is committed to providing a venue with good accessibility for all. 

Our accessibility guide to BMA House can help you plan your visit. To request this guide in another format, contact corporate development on [email protected]

If you have more specific requirements, please call our reception team on 020 7874 7030 or 020 7874 7031. 


BMA restaurant and garden café

The BMA restaurant serves a range of hot and cold breakfast items, hot lunches, a salad bar, deli bar and an array of snacks and drinks.

BMA restaurant opening hours: 8.30am to 2pm, Monday to Friday.

The garden café is available to vBMA members and their guests, BMA and BMJ staff, BMA House tenants, and external visitors.

The garden café serves a variety of breakfast items, soups, salads and sandwiches and a selection of cakes and snacks.

A full barista coffee service is available alongside a choice of other hot and cold drinks.

BMA café opening hours: 8.30am to 4pm, Monday to Friday.


Dress code

We politely request that you dress in a manner which is in accordance with the surroundings at BMA House.



Please note photography and videography is not allowed without prior approval.

Showers are available for use and are located just opposite the Hastings Room.

BMA House is a non smoking building; this includes the courtyard and garden.


Visiting BMA House as a member

At BMA House we have excellent facilities on offer that members can enjoy including our Members Lounge - the Hastings Room, the Library, the BMA Restaurant and the Garden Café.

Members are welcome at BMA House to use the facilities, meet their colleagues and attend our events.


Meeting spaces

If you require use of a private space, meeting rooms are available to hire – please contact the Events department on 020 7874 7020 to check availability. Please note charges will apply and that meeting rooms should not be entered unless they have been pre-booked.


The Hastings Room

The Hastings Room is a quiet lounge for members to relax. To help maintain a pleasurable atmosphere for all, please keep any noise or discussion to a minimum and respect the facilities on offer so that all users may enjoy the lounge.  We politely ask you not to eat in the Hastings Room.


The Business centre in the Hastings Room

The Hastings Room offers three PCs (personal computers) with complimentary access for members to use.  More PCs and printing facilities are available in the library.  To log onto wi-fi please follow the instructions near the PCs.


Hastings Room - Opening hours

The Hastings Room is open Monday to Friday from 8am till 8pm.

Catering services are provided between the hours of 8am and 6pm. Please note cups and glasses are not to be removed from the Hastings Room.



The BMA Library is open to all members  from 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday and offers a range of services.

Find out more about the Library