Search policy and prohibited items

Search Policy

Admission to the Venue is subject to the presentation of a valid ticket. 

All persons seeking entrance to the arena acknowledge GCL’s right to search any person and their belongings to prevent unauthorised or dangerous articles being brought in which might be used to cause injury or damage to persons or property. GCL may refuse entry to the arena any person refusing to submit to such a search.

Bags may be searched and allowed entry at the discretion of the event organisers.

If possible, don’t bring a bag to the event if it is not necessary.


Prohibited Items

Any item that could be considered a weapon, including multi-tools:

  • Alcohol
  • Barbeques and other cooking devices
  • Glass bottles/jars/containers
  • Portable laser equipment
  • Laser pens
  • Flares
  • Gas or smoke devices
  • Sparklers
  • Fireworks
  • Air horns
  • Megaphones
  • Spray paint cans
  • Aerosols over 250ml
  • Drones
  • Sound systems
  • Unofficial tabards and reflective jackets
  • Flagpoles
All of the above items are not allowed into the arena and will be confiscated upon entry. This list is for information and guidance however, it is not exhaustive, any items deemed inappropriate by the event organisers may be subject to confiscation. Any person in possession of prohibited items may be refused admission or removed from the event.

Animals are not permitted in to the event with the exception of guide and assistance dogs.