Charges - Moving out - University of Derby

Charges

Student cleaning room

Cleaning your room before you leave will save you money.

Cleaning charges

The following list of charges gives a general idea of what you can expect to pay if you haven't cleaned a particular area: 

Required cleaning

Charge

kitchen unit/work top and other surfaces/floor 

£50

cooker/hob

£40 

microwave

£15

fridge/freezer

£25 

shower/toilet

£30

corridors

£25

bedroom (standard) 

£30 

bedroom (en suite)

£55 

carpet cleaning (bedroom) 

£30 

carpet cleaning (corridor) 

£36

Rubbish/recycling removal from kitchen or bedroom including removal   of electronic goods (min. charge)

£25 +

 

Student Living will base these charges on the key return dates. The minimum charge per person is £25.

Redecoration charges

Allowances will be made for normal wear and tear but charges will be made for unreasonable damage. The costs below are maximum charges: 

kitchen 

£320

bathroom/shower 

£180 

toilet 

£173 

bedroom 

£280

corridor 

£200

Replacement/repair of items 

Items such as fire signs, health and safety notices, door numbers, fixtures, fittings, upholstery, TVs, DVD players mattresses and chairs may need to be replaced or repaired if they are found to be damaged. Charges will be made at cost plus VAT at 20%. 

Loss of keys 

If you do not return your room key, access fob, car parking fob and bike shed key when you leave you will be charged in line with Student Living policies and procedures.