The church has a number of rooms that are available for use by the community as well as church groups.

The Church

A bright attractive venue with excellent acoustics. Seats up to 200. Click here for the church layout

St Joseph’s Hall

A bright attractive hall, used by The Mill cafe during most days of the week. Seats up to 160 concert style or 125 banquet style. There is also an excellent kitchen attached to the hall. Click here for banquet layout Click here for halls concert layout.


Ogston Hall

A versatile hall. There is a small kitchen attached. Seats up to 124 concert style or 100 banquet style. Click here for banquet layout Click here for halls concert layout.


Shepherd Room

A committee room ideal for meetings of up to 20 people.








The Vestry

A comfortable room suitable for one to one meetings or groups of up to 10.








Charges applicable from 1st August 2014

All charges are per hour or part thereof and are payable at the time of booking

Non-Profit Making Organisations

1hr 2hrs 3hrs
Ogston £15 £30 £35
Shepherd/Vestry £10 £20 £25
St. Josephs £20 £40 £45
Church £20 £40 £45

Profit Making Organisations

Ogston £35 £70 £80
Shepherd/Vestry £20 £40 £50
St. Josephs £40 £80 £90
Church £55 £110 £120
Any hire extending beyond 10pm will incur a surcharge of £5 per hour or part thereof   
All Day Hire – Price upon application.   Written requests should be submitted to the Letting Convenor via the Church Office

Other Church Charges

Weddings: Members Non-Members
Church £130 £220
Organist £75 £85
Church Officer £70 £80
Video(organist) £70 £80
If using Church for over 3 hours then @ £35.00 per additional hour
Audio-Visual equipment:
Sound amplification No charge
Use of screen & video points with own laptop £35
Use of Church PC £35
Requiring operator assistance £60
Use of cinematic equipment Price upon application


Booking Forms

Please book via the following forms – the forms can be downloaded by clicking below:

  1. for a Single Event Let
  2. for a Regular Let


The completed form should be sent to Balerno Parish Church; 2 Main Street; Balerno; EH14 7EH

Click to view the letting terms and conditions.