McKenzie House

30-36 Newport Road
Cardiff
CF24 0DE

The main entrance to McKenzie House can be accessed from Newport Road (stepped access) and Howard Place (level access). Vehicular access to McKenzie House is accessed via Howard Place, off Newport Road.

From the forecourt, there is level access to the main entrance of McKenzie House. The main entrance doors are automatic sliding doors. The second set of doors are accessed with a University ID card only.

All visitors must sign in and out of the building at reception, which is located at the entrance of the building. There is a low section at the side of the reception area. The reception desk is fitted with an induction loop to help people with a hearing impairment. To utilise the loop, please use the 'T' setting on your hearing device.

There are two accessible toilets on the ground floor. One toilet is located past the reception desk and lifts, directly opposite the main entrance. The second toilet is located to the right of reception, down the corridor on the left.

There is an accessible toilet on the third floor. The toilet is located past the lifts, through a door on the left before the canteen area. The ground and third floors have both male and female toilets. There are male toilets only on the first floor and female toilets only on the second floor. There are female toilets only on the fourth floor and male toilets only on the fifth floor. There are female toilets only on the sixth floor and male toilets only on the seventh floor. There are female toilets only on the eighth floor and male toilets only on the ninth floor. There are female toilets only on the tenth floor and male toilets only on the eleventh floor.

There are 3 lifts in the building with access to every floor. The call buttons are located 1100mm from the floor. The lift car is 1200mm x 1800mm. There are mirrors on both sides of the lift. Call buttons inside the lift are between 800mm and 1100mm from the floor. The emergency call intercom button is 1200mm from the floor.

There is a coffee shop located on the third floor which is open between 8.30am and 3pm Monday to Friday. There are two vending machines located on the third floor, by the meeting rooms. There is a large seating area on the third floor.

Parking

Parking on the forecourt of McKenzie House is for permit holders only.

There is one accessible parking bay on the forecourt of McKenzie House (photograph above), for visitors who are blue badge holders. This parking bay is directly by the entrance to the building.

There is pay and display on-street parking along Howard Place (photograph below).

Blue Badge holders can park here free of charge and there is a designated section for blue badge holders.

The staff car park for McKenzie House is adjacent to Howard Place. There is a barrier to access the car park, which is for staff permit holders only.

Bicycle parking

There are 26 bicycle parking spaces shared between two locations around the building.