What are the objectives of office layout?



The scientific arrangement of the available floor space and proper placement of equipment and furniture is called office layout. The broad objectives in connection with layout are:

(a) It should ensure proper and effective utilisation of space.

(b) It should ensure steady and effective workflow.

(c) It should facilitate for better supervision and control.

(d) It should provide comfort and satisfaction to employees.

(e) It should facilitate better inter-communication.

(f) It should provide safety to office employees,

(g) It should have provisions for future expansions.