Accessibility Manchester

Tickets

Accessible seating is available at the Manchester Regional Arena, including wheelchair and companion positions or ambulant disabled seats with few or no steps. These seats need to be booked in advance to ensure that your requirements can be accommodated.

Wheelchair tickets are available around the arena and includes a free companion ticket. A free companion ticket can also be requested for any ambulant disabled spectators who need assistance attending the event.

A roof structure covers some of these positions from the elements but not all.

For Accessibility Bookings call 0800 640 5001 Lines are open from 9am – 5pm (Monday to Friday). Calls are free from UK landlines and mobiles.

Blue Badge Parking

Blue Badge Parking is available at the stadium and must be booked in advance of the event day. To book please email majorevents@britishathletics.org.uk with the below details

  • vehicle make & model
  • vehicle registration
  • Blue badge permit number
  • Blue badge expiry date
  • The council the badge was issued by
  • your home address

Accessible Entry

Talk to a member of staff at the arena entrance if you are unable to wait in a queue for a period of time. They will organise priority entry for you as soon as the doors open.

Guide and Assistance Dogs

Guide and Assistance Dogs are very welcome at the Regional Arena.

Accessible Toilets

All of the Manchester Regional Arena accessible toilets are unisex. These toilets are larger than standard toilets.

Medication

Spectators are advised to bring medication in its original packaging and only enough for use during the event. All spectators are subject to bag and body searches and any unmarked/unpackaged medication will be confiscated.

There is no refrigeration on site so please make sure that you package your medication appropriately for the duration of your visit; we suggest bringing a small cool bag for any medication which needs to be kept cool.

Special Effects and Entertainment

Please be aware that pyrotechnics, strobe lighting and special effects may be used at this event.