Update on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Organisers of Total Facilities, Diversified Communications Australia, have been closely monitoring the current situation regarding the outbreak of the novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19).
In response to the information released by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Australian Department of Health including restrictions disrupting travel and business, Diversified Communications Australia have made the decision to reschedule Total Facilities 2020.
Originally scheduled to run from 21-23 April, the event will now take place on 27-29 October 2020. The venue, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, remains unchanged.
Please be advised that existing visitor registrations remain valid and Diversified Communications Australia will work with key stakeholders including exhibitors, partners and sponsors to mitigate inconvenience wherever possible.
For further information and queries, please contact the Total Facilities team.
Who can attend Total Facilities?
Total Facilities is a business event for the facilities management and building-related industries. It is NOT open to members of the public. Proof of industry involvement may be requested at the registration counters or the entrance. We suggest you bring along business card, invoice or company documentation along with personal identification such as a drivers licence or passport. Students enrolled in a relevant course at a tertiary level may attend the show if they have the appropriate student identity card.
How can I register to attend the event?
Can I register when I arrive?
Yes – you can register onsite, however, there will be an administrative door charge of $25 + GST.
What happens if I don't receive my badge before the show or forget to bring it with me?
You can simply collect another badge at the registration counter.
Can I bring children?
Persons under the age of 15 are not permitted to attend the exhibition due to the nature of some of the exhibits on display. The organisers reserve the right to refuse entry to under 16s.
I am a student, am I able to attend the event?
Tertiary Students are welcome to attend.
Where is the exhibition being held?
Total Facilities 2020 will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC).
What are the opening hours of the exhibition?
The event will be open on Tuesday 27 October from 10:00am-6:00pm, Wednesday 28 October from 10:00am – 6:00pm & Thursday 29 October from 10:00am – 4:00pm.
What happens when I register?
Once you register you will receive a confirmation email and barcode, which you will use to print off your visitor badge or show on your smart phone on the day. The badge gives you free entry on both show days.
Am I allowed to visit the exhibition more than once?
Yes, once registered you are welcome to visit the show as many times as you like. Please keep hold of your registration badge for re-entry.
Is there a charge for visiting the exhibition?
No, entry to the show is free for industry professionals if you register online. A door fee of $25 will be charged for registering onsite.
Do I need a visa for Australia?
Most visitors will require a Visa to enter Australia. Applications need to be made well in advance at the Australian Consulate in your own country or in some cases can be made online. For more information visit the Australian Government Immigration site at www.immi.gov.au. The application form for a temporary business visa is located at www.immi.gov.au/allforms/pdf/456.pdf