Register for Gift Fairs

Genuine trade buyers only will be admitted to the NZ Gift and Homeware Fairs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Where can I get directions to the Auckland Gift Fairs (Autumn and Spring)

The ASB Showgrounds are located at 217 Greenlane Road - about 10 minutes from the city centre. Take either the Market Road or the Greenlane exits from the Auckland Southern Motorway.

For a detailed map, click here

  • May I bring guests to the Fair

Please note: Accompanying guests over 16 years of age are able to attend on the first 2 days of the Fair only. A guest pass may be obtained from the registration desk. There is a $20 charge for the pass.

 

Each registered visitor is limited to one accompanying guest. An accompanying guest is one who helps in purchasing decisions for your business and not one who comes for personal buying reasons.

  • Do I need to register to come to the Fair

The New Zealand Gift and Homeware Fairs are trade only shows.

Once you have registered, and have had your ID approved you will be sent a barcode for express entry.

If you are a new visitor to the Fair please submit your ID prior to the Fair for verification or bring it with you on the day of the Fair.

You only need to register once.

You will find further information on our 'Visitor Registration' page.

  • Can I register onsite

Yes. There are several visitor registration counters at the shows. Registration onsite will cost $20 - Eftpos only.

If you are registering onsite please remember to bring your ID along with you.

  • How do I register to come to the Fair

You can register online under 'Visitor Registration'. Pre registering for the Fair is free and it will save you time onsite.

Alternatively, you can register by calling; 0800 367 976

You must submit your ID for verification before entry is gained into the Fair. This can be presented onsite at the Fair or sent in prior via email , fax 09 379 3358, or post to PO Box 9682, Newmarket, Auckland 1149. Please ensure you include a copy of your registration confirmation email.

  • Are there special hotel accommodation rates for the Fairs

Rendezvous Hotel Auckland, Novotel & Ibis Ellerslie and The Quest Newmarket are hotel partners for Autumn and Spring Gift. Novotel & Ibis Christchurch, Rendezvous Christchurch and Chateau on the Park are the hotel Partners for Winter Gift.

For more information please visit the 'Fair Details' for each individual Fair.

  • Will I be posted a Gift magazine

If you attended the previous year's Gift Fairs and have updated or confirmed your postal details are correct, the Gift magazine will be posted to 2-3 weeks before the Fair (one per business).

You can access the 3 latest Gift magazines online by clicking here.

Use the guide to plan your visit to the Fair, there is the option to print specific pages. The guide will also act as a directory for you after the Fair. We also have a Gift Fairs app available. 

  • What if I am unable to print my barcode/forget my barcode

Pre-registered visitors may get their entry badges at the onsite registration desk located at each entrance to the Fair. You do not need to complete a registration form, just present your personal ID so your record can be located on the database.

  • What forms of identification can be used to verify my registration

The business ID can be 2 of any of the following:

  • Business card or company letterhead
  • Invoice from gift supplier
  • Business registration documents
  • Company credit card
  • Company order book
  • Company cheque book
  • Domain name on email or website (if provided prior to the Fair)

 

The personal ID can be 1 of any of the following:

  • Drivers licence
  • Passport
  • Photo credit card
  • How do I submit ID for verification

You must submit your ID for verification before entry is gained into the Fair.

This can be presented onsite at the Fair or sent in prior via email , fax 09 379 3358, or post to PO Box 9682, Newmarket, Auckland 1149. Please ensure you include a copy of your registration confirmation email.

Sending your ID in before the Fair will save you time onsite. As this is a trade only show only valid trade visitors will only be allowed to gain access to the Fair,

A minimum volume of orders will be determined by the exhibitors. Cash and carry sales and personal buying are not permitted.