Cologne: 05.–09.10.2019


Frequently asked questions on Anuga

Access permit 

  • Where do I get information concerning truck deposits?

    • There is no deposit scheme for HGV (vehicles with a gross vehicle weight over 3.5 t).

  • Where can I get an access permit for the dismantling of the stand?

    • Vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of more than 3.5 t are given entry authorisation on the truck parking area P 22. Please report to the booth. Staff on-site will let you drive into the grounds as soon as a logistics space is free in the hall.

      Please note that on the last trade fair day, it is only possible to access the site around 2 hours after the trade fair closes.

      On the last two set-up days, vehicles with a gross vehicle weight below 3.5 t can obtain a deposit certificate (limited numbers available) from the parking ticket counters in the Service Centre, or from the P22 HGV pool car park on the last trade fair day.

      Passenger vehicles can obtain entry authorisation directly at the entry gate from the first dismantling day onwards.

  • When can I drive my car onto the exhibition grounds in order to dismantle my stand on the last day of the fair?

    • As a rule, removal vehicles can come onto the site around 2 hours after the trade fair closes. For vehicles with a gross vehicle weight below 3.5 t, there is a deposit scheme in most cases:

      For a deposit of Euro 100.00 you will receive a deposit certificate that can be used to gain access to the site for 2 hours immediately after the trade fair closes. You can find more detailed information on the regulations concerning deposits in our

      traffic guidelines
      , which will be published on the trade fair website approximately six weeks before the event starts.

Admission fees 

  • Where can I find out how much admission to the event costs?

Admission for stand construction staff

  • Can I enter the exhibition center during the event in order to make changes to the stand?

    • This is generally possible, but you will need to register first.

      If you need to bring a vehicle into the site, please contact our colleagues in the Event Traffic and Logistics section.

      If you only need to access the exhibition halls, please speak to the Event Logistics team:

      Contact Mr Josef Scharn on telephone number +49 221 821-2344 or by e-mail .

      Your contact partners in the Event Security section are:

      Mr Mike Popodi, Tel. +49 221 821-2818 , write an e-mail or Mr Ingo Hamacher, Tel. +49 221 821-2456 , write an e-mail.

Admission regulations

  • Does Koelnmesse offers special rates for young people and children?

    • Yes, children up to the age of six can enter for free when accompanied by an adult. A reduced price is available for children between the ages of 7 and 16. These tickets can only be purchased at the box office. However, please be aware that there are special admission prices for certain events, which may differ from these regulations.

      For precise details, please check here .

  • Does Koelnmesse offer special tickets for senior citizens, students, handicapped, etc.?

    • Yes, reduced admission tickets (e.g. tickets for pensioners, students and disabled people) are sold at the box office only for most events. Please refer to the information on the trade fair website . For some events, you can also purchase student tickets in advance from Koelnmesse Customer Service.

Advertising space

  • How can I reserve advertising space at the exhibition center?

    • You can find information and prices for advertising space on the trade fair website here .

      Please call +49 221 821-3998 if you have any questions.

      Don’t hesitate to get in touch – we’ll be happy to help you.

Airline flights

  • Are special flights offered to the trade fair at special rates?