Newcastle Assessment Centre

Newcastle Assessment CentreNewcastle Assessment Centre

Newcastle Assessment Centre is a fully-equipped DSA-QAG accredited outreach assessment centre with appointments for needs assessments available within the next 2-3 days. The centre is located on the quayside in central Newcastle, just under a mile from Newcastle Central Metro. 

At the centre we provide DSA needs assessments for any student at university, or due to start at university, who has applied for Disabled Student’s Allowances (DSA).


Centre facilities

  • Assessments are usually available within the next 2-3 days.
  • We can offer assessments from Monday to Friday; 10am to 4pm.
  • On-site parking is available. *

Newcastle Assessment Centre

Rotterdam House

116 Quayside



01823 273060


Finding Us:

Newcastle Assessment Centre is based within Rotterdam House on the Quayside. Rotterdam House is a large office building directly opposite the Baltic Flour Mills building (on the opposite bank of the river) and just beyond the Millennium Bridge when heading towards the sea.  On arrival at the building, report to the reception on the second floor and your assessor will come and meet you there. * As from the 1st March 2016 any visitors who are parking in the St Anne's Car Park, and who are collecting a vaildated ticket from reception, will be charged £3.50 to the Regus office invoice. 

By Car:

  • Exit the A1M at junction 65 onto the A1 and continue for about five miles.
  • Take the A184 signposted to Gateshead/Newcastle.
  • Stay in the left lane and then at roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Askew Road - A184 (signposted Gateshead Town Centre).
  • Continue forward, at traffic signals go straight ahead (signposted Newcastle)
  • At next set of traffic signals take a left (signposted Newcastle) Continue forward onto Tyne Bridge, keep in left lane Branch left (signposted City Centre - South Walker A186)
  • At roundabout take 4th exit onto City Road - A186 (signposted Walker, Wallsend)
  • Bear right onto the A186 Bear left on the A186 (signposted Riverside Route, Walker, Wallsend)
  • At traffic signals continue forward onto Milk Market - B1600 Continue forward onto Sandgate.
  • At crossroads continue forward onto St Marys Street (signposted East Quayside)
  • Drive past Sandgate car park and enter the next car park which is St Ann's, visitor parking on level 4 Regus. Rotterdam House is opposite St Ann's car park down the steps on your left. The following bays in St Ann's car park are available for visitors and meeting room clients:
  • Blue Level 2 (4th floor) Bays 63,69 and 70 and Blue Level 2 (4th floor) Bays 73 - 93.
  • Blue badge holders may park at the front of the building. 

By Public Transport:

Ten minute walk from Manors metro station.

  • Head east on Melbourne St/A186 toward Pandon Bank
  • Turn right onto Pandon Bank/A186
  • Turn left to stay on Pandon Bank/A186
  • Turn left onto Pilgrim St/A186
  • Continue onto Milk Market
  • Milk Market turns slightly left and becomes Sandgate
  • Turn right toward Quayside
  • Take the stairs
  • Turn left toward Quayside
  • Turn left onto Quayside
  • Destination will be on the left

By Train:

20 minute walk from Newcastle central railway station.

  • Head east toward Neville St/A186
  • Slight right onto Neville St/A186
  • Sharp left at Westgate Rd
  • Turn right onto Collingwood St/A186
  • Turn right toward Pilgrim St/A186
  • Slight right onto Pilgrim St/A186
  • Continue onto Milk Market
  • Milk Market turns slightly left and becomes Sandgate
  • Turn right toward Quayside
  • Turn left toward Quayside
  • Turn left onto Quayside
  • Destination will be on the left

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Contact Associates, Viney Court, Viney Street, Taunton, TA1 3FB Telephone: +44 (0)1823 273060 Fax: +44 (0)1823 259658 Email: admin@contact-associates.co.uk