Commercial Storage

Is your business expanding, overstocked or moving to new premises? 1st Access Self Store provide bespoke, secure and flexible storage in Peterborough to meet your commercial needs.

Whether you’re struggling for space in your workplace due to an excess of stock, furniture, equipment or a lot of documentation – we offer a variety of spacious and cost-effective storage facilities for businesses of all sizes. Our storage units are in an easy-to-reach location, based in Fengate, Peterborough, which is just a short drive from the city centre. Our convenient location means we can provide 24-hour, hassle-free access to businesses whenever they need it.

We offer a range of different size storage units from 25 sq ft to 200 sq ft (equivalent to a 5 bedroom house). Our units are for both short term and long term use, many of which are open 24/7, 7 days a week ensuring that our customers have access to their supplies at all times. If you’re looking for commercial storage in Peterborough, get in touch with us today and we’ll be happy to help!

Things to Consider About Self Storage

1. What is a commercial storage facility?
2. How do I know what size storage space will meet my needs?
3. When can I access my belongings?
4. What notice do I need to give?
5. Are self storage units secure?
6. Do you provide transport to the 1st Access facility?

Uses for Storing Business Goods

There are many reasons why companies are opting to use self storage. If you would like to free up some space, contact our experts today. We can help provide a solution tailored to your needs.


There are a number of factors to consider when planning to use self storage. Please see below answers to our most frequently asked questions.

If you require a removal vehicle to aid you with the transition of your items, we have a long-standing partnership with Reads Removals who will be happy to quote the removal of your commercial contents to our store. For more information, call us today or visit their website.

All of our facilities have protected locks and security, so you can have peace of mind regarding the safety of your possessions. We advise purchasing a padlock to secure your unit (available in store). These are handmade in the UK and are very strong.

If you’re storing commercial equipment or excess stock of considerable value, we would highly recommend purchasing insurance to cover the cost of replacement.

Many units are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This can be a convenient, cost-effective way for small businesses who need flexible access to their tools and supplies.

You do not need to give notice. 1st Access Self Store simply allow you to move in and out as you please. When you leave your unit, you will be required to sign an exit form so that we can check if you have any completed weeks left that can be refunded to your account.

We have storage containers ranging from 25 sq ft to 200 sq ft, where you will only pay for the space you require. You can view our Estimate Your Space guide or contact a member of our team for advice.

Yes, a number of our customers use their storage units to store their stock or specialist equipment. Whether you’re an ecommerce retailer or work in the construction business, self-storage units can be extremely useful.