General Terms and Conditions
General Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions are Binding: Tickets to the Event are sold or given and admission to the Event is granted on the express condition that you are bound by these Event Terms and Conditions and any other rules and regulations issued by the Promoter (Event T+Cs). By purchasing an Event ticket you agree to be bound to the Event T+Cs.



Covid-19: The parties acknowledge that, as at the time of purchase, there is a respiratory outbreak caused by Covid-19 that is impacting New Zealand. In the instance that the New Zealand Government imposes a change in Covid-19 levels and the New Zealand Agricultural Show cannot operate, ticket holders have the option to transfer their tickets to the next New Zealand Agricultural Show or to request a 70% refund of their ticket purchased minus booking fees. All ticket refund requests must be sent to refund@theshow.co.nz.



Events company: This is event is run by Canterbury A&P Association



Directions of Event Staff: You must follow the reasonable directions of Event staff as required and comply with the law at all times during the Event.



Event Tickets:

Entry to the Event Site will be granted with presentation of:

- a valid bar-coded ticket; or

- a valid bar-coded print-at-home PDF ticket; or

- a valid bar-coded Passbook ticket (electronic ticket on mobile device),



An Authorised Ticketing Agency means each of: (1) Flicket Ltd (Flicket); and (2) any independent ticketing outlet as authorised and approved by the Promoter.



Ticket Purchase Limits: The Promoter reserves the right to enforce published ticket purchase limits and cancel any tickets obtained above said limits in any one transaction or by any one customer. If you exceed the stated ticket limit, you may have all or any of your order and tickets cancelled without notice by Promoter in its discretion. This includes orders associated with the same name, email address, billing address, credit card number or other information.



Search on Entry: It is a condition of entry to the Event Site that a search of you and/or your possessions may be required at the time of entry to the Event Site. If you do not consent to such searches, you may be denied entry to the Event Site without refund. Confiscated items will not be returned, replaced or reimbursed and proceeds from confiscated items (if any) will be donated to a charity. Promoter reserves the right to refuse entry to any persons.



Smoking Policy: The New Zealand Agricultural Show and the Canterbury Agricultural Grounds is smoke free.

Photographing and/or Recording of the Event by You: Personal digital cameras are permitted at the Event. SLR cameras are permitted but professional photography equipment (eg telephoto lenses; any lens over 20cm; any detachable lens) is not permitted without Promoter-issued media accreditation. Event staff will determine in their discretion whether equipment is considered to be professional photography equipment. Photos of artists and/or the Event are permitted only on the basis that:

1. Images are only used for private and personal use; and

2. Images cannot be made available for sale and/or public display.



Recording and Photography of the Event by Promoter: you consent to be included in official photography, film and sound recordings of the Event and for these recordings to be used by Promoter and/or any of its authorised representatives and contractors in any medium or context without further authorisation by, or compensation to you.



Restricted Capacity: You acknowledge that there may be restricted capacities at some of the Event’s stages or venues. Once the maximum capacity is reached in these areas there will be no further admissions. Your purchase of a ticket to the Event does not guarantee admission to these areas in such cases.



No Dogs: Only animals entered into competitions are permitted at the Event Site, however no dogs are permitted onsite unless with the Dog Trial Section or Jack Russell Race. Service animals are permitted.



No Passouts: passouts will not be issued unless otherwise stated.



Your Behaviour: you must ensure that you and your invitees act in an orderly manner when attending the Event Site.

Promoter may refuse entry or evict you or any of your invitees if you or any of your party are behaving in a disorderly, offensive or inappropriate manner.



Alcohol: The Event is fully licensed – please do not bring alcohol with you as it will be confiscated and will not be returned. Only alcohol purchased from bars at the Event may be consumed at the Event Site. If you wish to purchase or consume alcohol, you must have valid proof of age photo ID. You must be of legal age (18 years) to purchase and consume alcohol on the Event Site. If you are found supplying or buying alcohol for a minor (a person under 18 years of age) you will be evicted from the Event and may be referred to police.



Drugs: If you are found supplying, consuming or in possession of illicit drugs you will be removed from the Event Site and may be referred to police.



Signage: You are not permitted to display trading signs on the Event Site without prior written consent of Promoter.



Your Personal Information: Pursuant to your booking, Promoter may need to collect and keep personal information about you including your name, address, credit card or payment details, telephone number and the names of all ticket allocations. Unless you tell us otherwise, Promoter may disclose your contact details to third parties if you elect to receive such information at time of ticket purchase so they can provide you with promotional material about other events and products. Promoter may also need to disclose your personal information as required by law or as permitted under the Privacy Act 1993. If you have any questions about how Promoter will handle your personal information please contact the Show Office on 03 343 3033. Please note that all payment information is handled by Windcave (Payment Express) and subject to their T&C, no information on Credit Cards is collected or stored by Flicket Ltd.



Promoter’s Liability: The services provided by Promoter will be rendered with due care and skill to the extent required by Part 4 of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993. Apart from such statutory liability, Promoter and the owner and/or lessee of the Event Site will not be liable or responsible for any injury, damage or loss suffered or incurred by you or any person entering or when you enter or are on the Event Site whether caused by the negligence of Promoter or that of the owner and/or lessee of the Event Site (or their respective employees, contractors or agents), whether arising in tort, contract, bailment or otherwise - all such injury loss or damage to person or property is at your own risk.



Indemnity: You agree to indemnify Promoter and owner and/or lessee of the Event Site against any loss or damage

Promoter and/or Event Site owner and/or lessee may suffer arising out of your negligence or breach of the Event T+Cs.



Release: To the full extent permitted by law, you waive all legal rights of action against and fully release Promoter and owner or lessee of the Event Site (and their respective executive members, directors, officers, employees, volunteers, contractors or agents) from any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury, death, economic loss or consequential loss for any default, failure or negligence (to the extent permitted by law) in relation to entry to and presence on the Event Site.



Risk: Entry to the Event Site is at your own risk. Without limiting the generality of this:

- appropriate footwear and clothing must be worn at all times at the Event Site;

To the extent permitted by law, Promoter takes no responsibility for any hearing damage or loss caused by excessive noise or injury caused by your failure to follow Promoter’s directives. In the event of injury or illness Promoter may, at your cost, arrange medical treatment and/or emergency evacuation as deemed essential for your safety.



Enforceability: Any provision of these Event T+Cs which is or becomes unenforceable shall not invalidate the other provisions of these Event T+Cs.



New Zealand Agricultural Show Ticketing Support

Email: logistics@theshow.co.nz



Online Ticketing Support: If you are experiencing difficulties with purchasing a ticket or the ticketing page, please

Contact: 9:00am – 7:00pm NZT (Monday – Sunday)

Email: support@flicket.co.nz

Refund and Cancellation Policy: The Event is an all-weather event. The Event will take place rain, hail or shine. Tickets purchased for the event are for the New Zealand Agricultural Show, not for specific artists or acts. The Promoter reserves the right to change, add, withdraw or substitute artists in the Event line-up, vary the advertised program, vary the date and/or vary the Event Site without prior notification and deny admission to the Event Site (including admission to a particular performance at the Event Site) with reasonable cause. No refunds on tickets except where required by the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993. No refunds or other compensation will be given if an advertised artist or act is changed, cancelled or the length or content of their performance is changed.

Subject to this clause, the Promoter is not liable for any loss, damage or compensation as a result of the Event being cancelled, postponed, relocated or changed for any reason.

There will be no refund of any unused portion of an Event Ticket if you or your invitees are asked or forced to leave the Event for any of the reasons set out in the Event T+Cs or if you decide not to attend the Event. You are responsible for checking the age minimum for the Event. No refunds will be processed if you are denied entry due to not having valid ID for admittance to the Event Site.



Environment: Promoter cares for the environment and community. Please be respectful and place any litter in the bins provided around the Event Site. Be waste and water-wise - thank you.



Prohibited Items: Prohibited Items include but are not limited:

• Alcohol - any alcohol found at the Event Site will be confiscated and will not be returned and the offending

patron(s) ejected from Event Site for the remainder of the Event.

• Air horns.

• Weapons or explosives of any kind (including potential missiles).

• Illegal substances.

• Nitrous oxide bulbs and canisters.

• Flares, fireworks, sparklers explosives, or any fire twirling equipment.

• Fires and open flames.

• Flammable liquids.

• Instruments.

• Advanced personal vapourizers (or modified APVs) or liquid refills for E-Cigs.

• Sound systems.

• Portable laser equipment and pens.

• Sharpies, markers, paint cans or paint pens.

• Drones or other remote control devices.

• Audio or video recording devices (including GoPro and similar).

• Professional photography equipment (eg telephoto lenses; any lens over 20cm; any detachable lens; stands or

other commercial equipment or anything deemed by Event staff to be professional photography equipment).

• Kites or sky lanterns.

• Toy guns, water guns or slingshots.

• Any other item deemed by Event staff (in their discretion) to be dangerous or offensive or potentially dangerous by Event organisers.



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