Dismantling Information

Dismantling Information

To ensure the dismantling of the exhibition proceeds as smoothly as possible, please observe the following information.

Move Out Schedule

Shell Scheme Exhibitors & Space Only Product Removal
Thursday Thursday 11 March 2021 5.30pm – 10.00pm
Space Only Contractor
Thursday11 March 2021 6.30pm – 10.00pm
Friday12 March 20217.00am – 4.00pm

The exhibition closes at 5:00pm on Thursday 11th March 2021.

Move-out will not commence until the halls are clear of visitors and it is safe to do so.  Under no circumstances will children 15 years of age and under be allowed in the halls or on the loading dock during move-out.  An announcement over the PA system will inform you when it is safe for move-out to commence. In the interests of Occupational Health & Safety no product (and out of courtesy to your visitors), furniture or stand dressing materials may be removed from the exhibition before 5:00pm.  Security guards will not allow you to pack up and leave prior to the show close at 5:00pm.

Move-out of product will commence approximately 30 minutes after the close of the show or once the halls are clear of visitors and it is safe to do so.

Exhibitors are advised to remove all valuables and portables at this time.

Those not requiring loading dock access can bump out via the carpark from 5.30pm.

If you are not able to remove your entire product or stand dressing materials by the times stipulated above, please contact the organiser.

PLEASE NOTE: We anticipate delays on the dock during the move-out.  The above-mentioned times are an approximate guide only.

Safety Precautions

Safety Vests must be worn during move out. Move out will not commence until all visitors have left the venue and all exhibitors are wearing a safety vest.

Vests will not be available to purchase during move out and must be brought back or kept on site from move in.

No open toe shoes are permitted to be worn during move out. Please ensure appropriate footwear is worn by all staff dismantling your stand otherwise you will be asked to leave.

Children 15 years of age and under will not be allowed in the pavilions or loading dock during Move Out. No exceptions.

Consumption of alcohol is prohibited during move out. Move out will not commence until all consumption has ceased.

Move Out will not commence and the loading dock doors will not be opened until these precautions are complied with.  Failure to adhere to these instructions will result in a slower move out for all.


Power to the stands will be switched off half an hour after the show closes, please make sure all transactions reliant on power are completed by this time.

Loading Dock Access

Access to the loading dock will be via Loading Dock door 5 at the rear of the halls. Exhibitors will have access to the loading dock at approximately 6.00pm.  Until this time, items may only be hand carried through the foyer doors at the front of the pavilion.   Cars are permitted to stay on the loading dock for a maximum of 15 minutes. If you think you will require more than 15mins loading time, please liaise directly with loading dock staff.


For security purposes it is recommended that all valuable, portable items, product and stand dressing materials are removed from the exhibition halls by 8:00pm Thursday 11 March 2021.  Please ensure all items are removed from hired furniture as it will be removed overnight. Should you foresee any difficulty complying with this policy please contact the Organiser’s – Exhibitors Service Desk located in the foyer.

Stand Building Materials and Product

All remaining space only exhibits and stand building materials must be completely removed from the exhibition no later than 4pm – 12 March 2020. NO EXCEPTION.

Stand dismantle and removal of product and build materials is the responsibility of the exhibitor and/or their stand builder. Any stand or product that is left by the exhibitor without instruction at the completion of move out will be dismantled by the organiser. All associated labour, fork lifting, rubbish removal and storage costs will be borne by the exhibitor.

If you have not organised a courier to collect your goods before midday on Friday 12 March, please come to the Exhibitor Services Desk, located in the foyer. We will put you in touch with Agility who will be able to assist with the movement and interim storage of your goods.

If you are using alternate freight forwarder to collect your goods from the exhibition, these need to be packed and clearly labelled with a signed consignment note and left on your stand space.  All items must be collected by the move out times detailed above.  If your freight forwarder is not able to collect the items by this time, please see Agility for storage options.  Any items not removed from the venue by the times above will be considered rubbish and disposed of.  Costs may be incurred for disposal.