Membership Packages

You don't have to be a tenant to access the support options at Banks Mill Studios - you can also become a full member or affiliate member:


Full membership package

Becoming a member will give you access to a range of services and support:

£25 + VAT per month

  • One-to-one business advice appointments
  • Networking and business support events
  • Free membership to the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce or Generation Next membership for 18-35 year olds
  • Free access to hot desking facilities at the Enterprise Centre (normally £12 per day - terms and conditions apply)
  • A postal address at one of our incubation centres (Banks Mill Studios, Enterprise Centre or St Helena in Chesterfield)
  • All the benefits covered below in the affiliate package


Affiliate membership package

For creative artists, designers and makers looking for a link to Banks Mill, its brand which is widely known for creativity and design talent, and the exhibitions and events associated with it, we offer the Banks Mill Affiliate membership package to creatives at any stage of their business:

£55 + VAT per annum

  • Opportunity to submit work for Banks Mill exhibitions and events including our annual Open Studios event (additional participation fees apply)
  • Your business and news stories promoted through our social networks and our monthly e-newsletter
  • Directory listing on our website
  • Notification (by email) of exhibitions and events organised by Banks Mill and external organisations
  • Discount on workshop space
  • Free use of the Banks Mill foyer for solo exhibitions
  • Invitations to our monthly Creative Collaborations Meetings and Peer Support Group
  • Community support through our private Facebook group

We also offer a membership discount for current University of Derby students.

To find out more or request an application form please email us