If you’re in the process of relocating your office and assessing your options for office fit out, it is likely that you will hear new terminology and other industry jargon which you may not be familiar with. The term fit out is used to describe the process of conducting design and building work within a space.
Two of the most common types of office fit out are Cat A and Cat B. Cat is short for category, and Cat A and B are terms used for a classification of fit out as a way of differentiating the elements included in that type of fit out.
While there is no standard industry definition of the different types of fit out, we have explained the differences between these types of projects by highlighting key aspects of each type of fit out below.