Organisers

We work hard to ensure it’s never hard work organising an event at the NEC. Our spaces are flexible, our people are friendly, our experience unrivalled. But don’t just take our word, see what’s on offer yourself.

Meetings and Events

At the NEC we believe that no two events should ever be the same. So whatever your space requirements we'll find a solution.

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Exhibitions

20 halls, 34 conference suites, 182,000sqm of covered space. Blank canvasses don’t come any bigger than the NEC. Let us help you fill it.

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Rooms to please

Whether you just want to book a meeting room or have a grand occasion, with our handy Space Search you’ll find the perfect room in seconds.

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why the nec?

500

Events every year

24/7

Destination

160

Trade and Consumer exhibitions each year

40

Years' experience in the events industry

16,500

Car park spaces

186,000

sqm of indoor space

75%

Of UK within 3 hours drive time

0%

Waste to landfill
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tips for organisers
All deliveries should be made during tenancy days only.
It is vital to have a Traffic Management Plan in place for all goods vehicles.
Breakdown will commence once ALL visitors and children (under the age of 16) have vacated the hall.
There is a NatWest Bank situated by Hall 4 in the Piazza. This is open Monday to Friday.
Conference suites are available to hire at the NEC. Please use the space search.
If you have any queries or need assistance during your visit, please contact any member of staff who will be happy to help.
See you soon

Whether you’re heading to the NEC by plane, train or automobile, thanks to our central location you’ll never have too far to travel.

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Always be prepared

When you’re big on space, you need to be even bigger on facilities. So, whether it’s restrooms, cashpoints, wi-fi or disabled services, we’ve got you covered.

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Parking

We have over 16,500 parking spaces at the NEC, which means less time searching for a spot and more time enjoying the show, but remember, if you're a conference client, your parking will be free.

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Need to find a document?

Looking for an exhibitor guide or handy tips to help make your stand irresistible? Head to our downloads page to find them

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