Press FAQ


When does FIREX International take place and where?

Opening Times:

  • Tuesday 8 September: 10:00am–5:00–pm
  • Wednesday 9 September: 10:00am–5:00pm
  • Thursday 10 September: 10:00am–4:00pm

    Venue: ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL


How do I register for a press pass?

Registration for press passes is open. Simply follow this link to register. You will then be emailed your badge that you can print off.


What does my press pass entitle me to?

Your press pass entitles you to free entry to all co-located shows. You also have access to the FIREX VIP Lounge, where there is comfortable seating and charging points.


Can I bring members of the editorial team with me?

All members of the press are welcome to attend free of charge. If you wish to bring colleagues with you, please ensure they register on the website or on-site.


Will there be storage space for my luggage / laptop / equipment?

Cloakrooms are available to all visitors at ExCeL London. Please do not leave your equipment or baggage unattended at any time as Informa Markets cannot take responsibility for the security of these items. If you are bringing camera or filming equipment, please contact us in advance so we can arrange appropriate storage.


Will press packs be available?

Press packs will be available to download via a link distributed to all registered press. No hard copies of press packs will be available this year as part of FIREX International's commitment to sustainability.


Will there be internet access?

There will be free wireless internet access available throughout the event.


How do I retrieve official show photos?

The PR team will email a selection of photos to download to all registered press.

Can our publication bring own photographer to the show?

You are welcome to bring your own photographer to the event(s). Please register your photographer as press either on the website or on-site to ensure they are permitted to take photographs. If you have any questions email the FIREX International Marketing Team.


Will filming be permitted at the event?

Filming is permitted at the event. In order to do so, you will need to register your videographer and inform the FIREX International Marketing Team you are intending to film as we need to inform ExCeL London. Please also bring with you a risk assessment.


How will I get the latest new updates form the show?

All press releases sent by IFSEC and FIREX exhibitors will be published on IFSEC Global.


How do I find out what press events are happening at the show?

A schedule of press events relevant to FIREX International will be communicated in a dedicated press email in the run up to the show.


When will official figures be available?

Visitor and exhibitor figures will be invluded in the official post-show release. Contact the FIREX International Marketing Team to ensure you are on the distribution list.