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Hason Raja Centre hire information

Discover how the community centre can be used and key information about size and capacity of the community centre.

Venue Information


maximum capacity (inc. seating)


Available indoor space

Disabled access and toilets


Tables (up to 6 per table)

Kitchen space available

Garden space available

Photos of the Hason Raja Centre

How to get to the Hason Raja Community Centre

Car parking at Hasa Raja Centre

You can park your vehicle off of Vallance Road, Pedley Street or in localised car parks. To unload your vehicle you may temporarily stop at the corner of Pedley Street and the Hason Raja Centre entrance.

Using the Hason Raja Centre

The Hason Raja Centre (HRC) serves as important gathering place for local communities, providing a wide range of activities, services, and resources.

Please note that specific uses and offerings at Hason Raja Centre vary and any new volunteer-led initiatives will have to be approved by SHA staff. If you’re interested in utilising or learning more about Hason Raja Centre or volunteer opportunities, please speak with a member of staff.

Common uses and purpose of the centre

The community centre is available for standard hire or private hire. Here are a few common uses of the centre:

Celebration parties

You can host many different celebratory events including Mendhi/Henna parties, birthday parties and baby showers.

Recreational activities

We offer spaces and facilities for various recreational activities such as sports, fitness classes, dance lessons, arts and crafts, and hobbies.

Educational programme

Host public programmes and workshops with us. These could include adult education classes, tutoring services, computer training, language courses, and workshops on various topics such as health, finance, or parenting.


Our venue is great for cultural events, art exhibitions, architectural exploration, small theatre performances, and other artistic and creative endeavours. A perfect platform to showcase talent and enrich the cultural life of the community.


Planning your next conference in London? Our venue has the equipment to deliver to your needs and can accommodate up to 80 guests.

Corporate meetings

Our venue is well equipped for local organisations, clubs, businesses, or individuals to host meetings, conferences, workshops, community gatherings, and private bookings.

Community services

Organise grassroots services for the local community, such as a food hub, job training programmes, or health and wellness initiatives to address specific needs and promote overall well-being.

Charity events

We welcome non-profit organisation in the hosting of charity events like fundraising galas, exhibitions, conferences and seminars.

General availability for bookings:

Day Availability
Mondays 10am – 2pm (4hr)
Tuesdays 2pm – 5pm (3hr)
Wednesdays 3pm – 5pm (2hr)
Thursdays 3pm – 6pm (3hr)
Fridays 9am – 4pm (7hr)
Saturdays 9am – 6pm (9hr) Can be extended late subject to staff availability
Sundays 2pm – 6pm (4hr) Can be extended late subject to staff availability

Venue hire prices

All private parties/functions (eg. henna, mehndi, birthday parties) are charged as below:

Time slot (weekend only) Hall hire charge Deposit Kitchen (No cooker use)
Morning – Afternoon (9:00am – 3:00pm) SHA resident £250, Non resident £280 £150 £20
Afternoon – Evening (4:00pm – 10:00pm) SHA resident £250, Non resident £280 £150 £20
Additional hours £40/hr n/a n/a

Please note: Booking parties are expected to clean up the centre as found. Centre must be closed by 10pm latest. All private parties must deposit £150 irrespective of weekday or weekend booking.

General Hall hire charges (eg. meeting, classes, daytime events):

Client/hirer Mon – Fri 10am – 5pm Evenings 5:30pm – 9:30pm Weekend 9:00am – 10:00pm Deposit Kitchen (no cooker use)
SHA residents £40p/h £40p/h £40p/h £40 £20
Charities/third sector organisations/community groups/others £40p/h £40p/h £50p/h £50 £20
Corporate £60 £60 £60 £60 £20

Booking details: Evenings: Minimum booking 2hrs, Weekend: Minimum booking 3hrs, Deposit: Only for booking over 2 hrs

Additional facilities and add-ons:

TV (option: with laptop):

Interactive TV:
£125 (damage deposit: £100)

Pool table:
£125 (damage deposit £100)

Table tennis:
£100 (damage deposit £100)

PA system:

Garden (only until 7:30pm):

Our step-by-step booking process

Check availability and book time slot

Fill in the form below with your requirements and we will get in touch with you regarding the community centre’s availability for hire. We will require you to pay in full at time of booking. Certain items will require a damage deposit which will need to be paid upfront.

Provide photographic ID

Before you can hire the community centre, we must receive a copy of your photographic ID, such as a passport or drivers licence.

Checking in to the community centre

One of our team members will arrange a time to meet with you at the community centre to open it up and run through health and safety requirements including awareness of fire exit and fire evacuation points.

Checking out of the community centre

One of our team members will drop by at the end of your event to collect the keys and also check for any damages. If there are no damages, your damage deposit will be reimbursed to you.

Make an enquiry or book an event

Got a question about our venue or would like to book an event? Get in touch by contacting us today.

Date of event(Required)
Starting time of event(Required)
The hall has a maximum capacity of 80 people

Alternative ways to contact us:

Call us:
020 7392 5400
(Monday to Friday 10:00am till 5:30pm)
Visit the Hason Raja Centre:
117 Vallance Road, Whitechapel,
London E1 5BW