Cleaning and Portering Teams

Aberystwyth University Cleaning and Portering Teams work within the University Buildings Monday to Friday excluding University closed periods. The teams provide a range of services including;

  • Daily cleaning of all communal spaces
  • Office cleans on request
  • Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning in communal spaces and on request
  • Small office moves
  • Disposal of IT equipment, furniture and white goods
  • Examination setups
  • Transporting parcels and equipment around and between the campuses
  • Setting up of areas for teaching, meetings and events
  • Litter picking of pathways and accessible areas around Penglais Campus
  • Keeping the areas directly outside the buildings in a clean condition
  • External bin emptying
  • Waste management
  • Central key ordering
  • Adverse weather - Working in partnership with ground maintenance and third party providers gritting of paths and entrances to buildings. Removal of snow on paths and entrances to buildings
  • Furniture removal / replacement
  • Response to emergency / clean up

Request Cleaning or Portering Help and Support

If you wish to request help or book a help or support from our teams, please fill in the form below or e mail your request to

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