Business Design Centre

Loading Bay

The loading bay at the Business Design Centre is located to the rear of the venue on Liverpool Road (sat nav postcode N1 0QH). It is marked by a 'Goods In' sign and can be found between Bromfield Street and Barford Street. If you are having trouble locating the loading bay, you can contact the office on 0207 288 6489.

Please note: When accessing the Loading Bay, high visibility clothing must be worn.

OPENING TIMES

Unless otherwise stated the loading bay is only open Monday – Friday from 08.00 – 18.00 excluding Bank Holidays.

For the purposes of events any period within the below times may be available as arranged with your Event Manager. For times relating specifically to a show, please check the event listings where you can find more information.

LOADING ZONE OPENING HOURS

DAYOPENING TIMES
Monday*08.00 – 22.00
Tuesday*08.00 – 22.00
Wednesday*08.00 – 22.00
Thursday*08.00 – 22.00
Friday*08.00 – 22.00
Saturday**08.00 – 20.00
Sunday**09.00 – 18.00

Access only available between 08.00 - 18.00 unless specified on event build up times.

** Loading bay closed at weekend unless specified on event build up times.

HEIGHT RESTRICTIONS

There are several different height restrictions within the loading bay so if you have a new event with us then a site visit is always recommended;

LOADING ZONE HEIGHT RESTRICTIONS

ENTRANCE / EXITSHEIGHT (metres)
Liverpool Road Entrance4.9 metres
Barford Street exit4.2 metres
Upper Loading Bay4.0 metres
Lower Loading Bay3.0 metres

 

NUMBER OF SPACES

The top loading bay can take a maximum of 16 vehicles and is mainly reserved for larger vehicles from Articulated Lorries to Luton vans.  The bottom of the loading bay can accommodate maximum of 30 spaces and all vehicles must be removed immediately after unloading or loading.

LIFTS

There are 2 Goods lift in the loading bay for the delivery of stand material and exhibits.

MAIN HALL GOODS LIFT (UPPER LOADING BAY)

ENTRANCE / EXITSHEIGHT (metres)
Capacity3000kg
Size3900mm Long x 1900mm Wide x 1900mm High

GALLERY HALL GOODS LIFT (LOWER LOADING BAY)

ENTRANCE / EXITSHEIGHT (metres)
Capacity3000kg
Size5500mm Long x 2550mm Wide x 2500mm High

Exhibitors and contractors should be aware that there are a number of doorways to pass through when taking items from the goods lifts to the various spaces. A site visit is advised for anyone who isn’t aware of the route that they need to travel through the venue. This can be arranged through prior to an event being booked with the sales team or for an existing event through the event manager

OTHER INFORMATION

No children are allowed in the loading bay at any time and all visitors must report to the security office on arrival. There is no pedestrian access to Liverpool Road from loading bay or visa versa.

Hazards lights must be on at all times when moving and the speed must be limited to 5 MPH.

All rubbish must be taken away by exhibitors or contractors. Anything left will incur a disposal fee.

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