How do I register for PATS?
Do I need to register to enter the show?
If you can’t print your e-ticket, simply make a note of the Badge Reference Number and bring it along to one of the manned registration points at the show, or if you have a smartphone, then you can scan this at one of the special barcode scanners.
I have lost my eticket and visitor reference details. Do I need to reregister?
No, simply click on PATS registration and login to your account. This will take you to your registration Summary page, which has all the details of your booking. If you have forgotten your password, click the reset link and follow the prompts. If you have any problems, just call us on 01892 862848 and we can access your details and resend your confirmation email.
How much does it cost?
- Free participation in all seminars and demonstrations
- Free parking for up to 1300 cars
- Free show catalogue with full listings of all exhibitors
- Free tea or coffee voucher for all visitors*
- Free wi-fi
* valid at all catering points, excluding Costa
Can I bring a colleague or guest?
Yes; you can bring along as many people as you wish, but they must be members of the trade and registered to visit – either on the day or in advance. Registering a colleague is easy. Simply click on the link in your confirmation email or login to your account. Either way, you will be directed to your registration summary page. Once on this page, either click on the ‘Invite’ active link or scroll to the ‘Invite a colleague’ button and enter their email address and click the ‘Invite via email’ link.
What refreshments facilities are at the show? Do you cater for special diets?
Your PATS visit includes a free tea or coffee upon arrival within the halls and the International Centre Telford offers a wide variety of hot and cold food, snacks and drinks.
For more details of Telford bars, restaurants and cafes please visit the Where to eat page
What are the car parking facilities for visitors at the venue?
For exhibitors or visitors that are staying in adjacent hotels we would advise that, wherever convenient, you leave your vehicles parked at your hotel and walk to the venue.
Car parking is free of charge for exhibitors & visitors at PATS 2018. Marked disabled parking bays are available near the main entrance. There are 1,300 free car parking spaces on site.
What access and facilities do you have for disabled visitors?
On arrival at the International Centre Telford, those drivers with an official disabled badge should inform the venue car park security on the main gates. They will then direct you to the designated parking area.
Disabled parking is available in Car Park 2 & 4, next to the main entrance. All access from the car park is on a level surface. There are automatic doors for wheelchair access into the main concourse area for TIC.
Scooters and wheelchairs can be pre-booked prior to visiting the venue by calling 01952 281 500.
Access to the upper concourse area is via a lift in the main reception area. Please see internal signage or ask a member of staff for any assistance.
There are disabled toilets available throughout the International Centre. Locations include:-
1. Lower concourse
2. Upper concourse
3. Hall 3 Foyer
4. Hall 1
5. Hall 1 Foyer
Telford International Centre Accessibility Policy