Built in 2000, the new Abingdon Police Station was designed and built to include a 13-cell custody suite, providing a base for an areas headquarters.

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Financial close
Concession term

THE BACKGROUND

In addition to the 13-cell custody suite, the facility comprises a 24/7 operational control room, a section station and traffic base for the Thames Valley Police Authority. Operations commenced at the end of construction in April 2000.

In 2011, a further 17 custody cells were constructed, as part of a project variation. The concession will expire April 2030.

Revenues are availability-based and paid by Thames Valley Police Authority.

Facts

Project capital cost

£6.15m

Total floor space

4,519sqm