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Virtual Office

Make your first impression count

The Investment Centre's cost effective virtual office solutions afford your business a professional edge without the expense of renting actual space, serving to provide: 

  • Prestigious business address to enhance your company profile
  • Mail handling service
  • Professional and personalised telephone answering service
  • Message management and forwarding
  • Discount on conference and meeting room hire charges
  • Unlimited access to Cafe Wi-fi with free internet access
  • Marketing opportunities through the Centre's website

Virtual office is ideal for home-based and start-up businesses as well as those looking to expand into the region.

Standard Package - £45 per month

  • Prestigious postal address
  • Mail handling – collated for daily collection or forwarding (latter incurs actual postal costs plus 20%)
  • Professional reception service
  • Unlimited free use of the on-site café facilities, including Wi-Fi, for informal business meetings (subject to availability)
  • Café account (if required)
  • 10% discount on room hire charges
  • Networking opportunities
  • Signposting to business support services
  • Free car parking
  • Marketing opportunities through the Centre's website

Virtual Office Plus - £55 per month

Includes all the benefits of the Standard Package plus:

  • Professional personalised telephone answering service in your company name *
  • Call management and message forwarding by email and SMS (includes 100 calls per month.  Additional calls charged at 65 pence per call)

* Calls can be forwarded to an individually designated number and answered in your company name.  Please note that we do not offer a total call handling service.


Payment to be made monthly in advance by standing order or direct debit.  Deposit required equivalent to one month's fee. Minimum six month contract applies.   

All prices are subject to VAT.

Virtual Office

How to apply

Please download and complete a virtual office application form (PDF format, 254kb). Completed applications can be returned in person or posted to:

The Centre Manager, West Lancashire Investment Centre, Maple View, White Moss Business Park, Skelmersdale WN8 9TG