Office Cleaning Checklist

Office Cleaning Double Bay

In general, a 200sqm office space with 10 staff will require an average of 1.5hrs cleaning per week to maintain. This office cleaning checklist contains  a basic list of cleaning tasks  for all areas including hallways and reception area, kitchen, toilets and other common areas. The majority of office cleaners in Sydney will use a cleaning checklist very similar to this one –

Entrance area and lobby

  • Sweep entry area
  • Spot clean glass
  • Dust Fittings
  • Polish stainless steel rails
  • Vacuum foyer carpets / floors
  • Vacuum Floors
  • Mop Lobby Floors
  • Pickup any rubbish

Office amenities and toilets

Toilets and amenities

  • Mop Floors
  • Clean and disinfect urinals and toilet seats
  • Sanitise basins and fittings
  • Polish door handles and stainless steel
  • Remove marks from cubicle walls
  • Clean the mirrors
  • Top up soap and toiletries
  • Dust cubicles
Office kitchen area



  • Sweep Floors and mop
  • Clean benchtops and sink
  • Polish and clean stainless steel tapware
  • Spot Clean Walls and splashback
  • Put dishes in the dishwasher
  • Replace tea towels
  • Top up dishwashing detergent

office desk area

Staff Desk Areas

  • Empty all wastebaskets and replace bin liners
  • Wipe down desks and dust electricals
  • Remove marks from chairs and desks
  • Vacuum and mop floors

ofice common area

Common Areas

  • Spot clean partitions and glass
  • Polish and sanitise Door handles
  • Dispose Rubbish into bins in building
  • Dust all furniture and fittings
  • Vacuum and Mop Hallways
  • Take all cardboard and put into recycle bins

This office cleaning checklist contains a lot of items which will not be required every day. Most of our clients get us to do the basics such as emptying the bins, wiping down the kitchen benches daily, while other items such as spot cleaning the windows is done once a week or fortnight. This also helps keep the cleaning service affordable. To keep germs out of your office, you need to implement a plan so make sure to check out our guide on how to keep an office your office fridge clean