We want to ensure your university accommodation is a clean place for you to enjoy. 

It is in everyone’s interests to maintain a clean, hygienic and safe environment. All residents are responsible for the cleanliness of their own bedrooms and ensuite rooms.

Remember that regular cleaning plays a vital role in limiting the transmission of COVID-19. There is lots of information in your house about what and how to clean, but if you need any help, housekeeping team are on hand.

For urgent issues, call Housekeeping on 01227 922235 or email housekeeping@canterbury.ac.uk.

For window cleaning services, please email facilities-helpdesk@canterbury.ac.uk.

The services we provide include:

  • building, office and washroom cleaning
  • pest control
  • waste disposal/recycling
  • room set ups
  • feminine hygiene disposal
  • housekeeping
  • SLS for residential cleaning
  • blind and curtain cleaning
  • Clothing recycling (British Heart Foundation and TRAID). There are - British Heart Foundation recycling bins for unwanted clothing and personal items across the University.

During Covid-19 we have put additional cleaning in place in communal areas such as stairways and corridors. Please remember that the responsibility for cleaning your residence remains with your household.