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Welwyn Garden City

1st Floor, Unit 2, Falcon Gate, Falcon Way, Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire




Welwyn Garden City railway station is served by Great Northern trains between London King’s Cross and Cambridge or Peterborough, as well as stopping services from London Moorgate. It is approximately 25 minutes’ walk from the Assessment Centre. On leaving the station, exit via the Howard Centre and use the Bessemer Way path from College Way to Gresley Close. If using the bus, exit the station via the Howard Centre and follow signs to the bus station in Osborn Way.


For details of rail services, call National Rail Enquiries on 03457 484950 or visit



The entrance to Shire Park is signed from Bessemer Road (A1000). The Assessment Centre is located in the Regus building off Falcon Way. Please park in one of the spaces marked ‘Regus parking only’ and register your vehicle with Regus reception immediately on arrival, as failure to do so could result in a parking fine being issued.



Bus routes 201, 203, 204, 206, 242, 315, 388 and 401 call at the Business Park stops in Bessemer Road, approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the Assessment Centre.


Bus route 6 stops closer to the Assessment Centre in Falcon Way and runs from Stop G at Welwyn Garden City bus station, but note that the cost of a single journey is £5.


The journey time by bus is 5-7 minutes. For details of services, please call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit or

Notes from this Centre

Please note: this Assessment Centre is located on the first floor. The Centre can be accessed by lift, but if an emergency evacuation of the building is required such as a fire alarm, the lift cannot be used. There are 22 steps to the ground floor. If you think that you would have difficulty going down the stairs unaided in the event of an emergency, please ring the Appointments Helpdesk number on the accompanying letter at least two days before your appointment date so we can make alternative arrangements for you.