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Hertfordshire County Council

Situated near the A1M motorway and mainline train routes, our centre is perfect for conferences, training sessions, meetings and exhibitions.


Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage is now CLOSED

We open again tomorrow at 8am

Opening hours
Monday: 8am - 6pm
Tuesday: 8am - 6pm
Wednesday: 8am - 6pm
Thursday: 8am - 9pm
Friday: 8am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 8am - 6pm
Sunday: Closed



We have 17 air-conditioned rooms, as well as a reception area, breakout areas, a restaurant and coffee bar. Take a look at our floor plan.

Room hire prices for Hertfordshire County Council staff are available on the staff intranet.

Room hire prices

Prices excluding VAT

Room size

No. of rooms


Half day (weekday)

Full day (weekday)

Half day (weekend)

Full day (weekend)















 Extra large







Conference hall







A half day is a booking from 8am til 12:30pm or 1pm til 5:30pm. Any booking which goes through 1pm will be charged as a full day.

Room layout options

Square boardroom room layoutU shaped boardroom room layoutMini boardroom style room layout

Classroom style room layoutChevron style room layoutCircle style room layout

Horseshoe style room layoutCinema style room layoutTheatre style room layout


Equipment included in the price your room booking

All of our rooms are equipped with:

  • wi-fi
  • LCD projector
  • mounted laptop
  • DVD and CD players
  • microphones
  • interactive white boards
  • help from our audio visual technicians at any time.

Our conference hall also has:

  • staging
  • surround sound
  • a mounted video camera
  • two plasma screens
  • a lighting rig
  • free-standing panels for exhibitions.

You can hire additional equipment or dedicated technical support for the day, including laptops, voting systems and headsets. Technician and equipment hire prices.

To book equipment or technical support:
Email our technical support officer
Call 01438 844785.



Our catering menu will give you an idea of the set packages available, but we're happy to create a menu suited to your individual needs and budget.

Please see our 2018/19 catering menu for any events taking place after 31 March 2018.


Directions and parking

Robertson House
Six Hills Way

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Get directions to Robertson House

Our delegate car park is a 5 minute walk from the development centre, on the corner of Caxton Way and Bessemer Drive. View the car park on Google Maps.

Contact us

If you have any questions, email our centre management team or call 01438 845114.