Southern Manufacturing & Electronics is a trade exhibition aimed at manufacturing industry professionals. It is free to attend. Please note the age restrictions below.

To pre-register for the event, simply click on the “Register to visit” tab. Your registration will be confirmed by email.

Registration is contactless. Prior to show, you will receive a QR code by email as well as a postal letter with a barcode. Either code can be scanned on arrival for an entry badge.

Pre-registration is quicker but yes, you are able to register on arrival by filling in an online registration form.

We already have your details and can locate you on our system to generate an entry badge for you.

We welcome students and apprentices over the age of 16 years, accompanied and under the supervision of a college/company representative. You will need to register your group visit with us first. Please contact Teresa Collins

Unfortunately, we are not able to admit children under the age of 16 years.

Please refer to “Plan your visit” tab

Please visit for information on how to obtain a visa to visit the UK. You will need to register for the show before we can consider you for an invitation letter. Please email

February 2025 Show

Tuesday 4 Feb: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 5 Feb: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Thursday 6 Feb: 9.30am – 3.30pm

Farnborough International is a brand new state of the art venue and offers full facilities for our disabled visitors