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EGX Birmingham Tickets and COVID-19 Update 

Hey Gamers, 

We hope you had a great new year break and are ready for 2022! We are so excited to see you at EGX Birmingham in March 2022! We wanted to give you a little update on when tickets for the show will go live and an update on our COVID-19 policy.   

Tickets for EGX Birmingham will go on sale Wednesday, January 12th! Want to get access the minute they go live? Keep an eye on our social media channels and subscribe to our mailing list for immediate updates.

At EGX, your health and safety are our top priorities. We have implemented new guidelines and policies to help support a safe experience. Every attendee, including fans, exhibitors, guests, volunteers, and staff, is expected to comply with our health and safety requirements, including one of the following: The accepted methods of showing COVID-19 status is one of the following:

  • A valid NHS COVID-19 Pass shown via the NHS App or downloaded and saved to your phone’s wallet. For those requiring digital assistance, a valid paper copy can be ordered online or by calling the NHS 119 telephone service.

  • A lateral flow or PCR negative test result confirmation text or e-mail, received within 48 hours prior to attending the event.

  • An EU Digital COVID Certificate. International visitors can show their equivalent COVID Pass from their country of origin.

Further information can be found here: https://thenec.co.uk/visitors/plan-your-visit/. Individuals from ages 3 to 18 will also be required to show a negative Covid status, proof of vaccination or immunity.  

Attendees will also be asked to check in each day via the venue NHS Test & Trace QR code. For further details on COVID-19 passes click here or watch this video.

To keep our attendees safe while at EGX, we are enforcing that everyone is required to wear an approved face covering, at all times, while attending EGX Birmingham, unless you are medically exempt. 

Our team is constantly reviewing health and safety guidelines in accordance with government and public health recommendations and venue partners. We will continue to update our protocols for EGX Birmingham 2022 as the government requirements change and what is needed in order to put in a safe show. Make sure to continue checking our website for more details, please note that these are subject to change with government and NHS guidelines.