What is The Emergency Services Show?


The leading annual event for all emergency services

The Emergency Services Show is a two-day event that brings together all disciplines from the emergency services sector to discover innovative technologies and operational solutions, share their experiences and unite in their collaborative approach to public safety. The exhibition features over 450 exhibiting companies including leading names in vehicles and fleet, communications, technology, medical and firefighting equipment, search and rescue, extrication, water rescue, first response, protective clothing and uniforms, public safety, vehicle equipment, training, community safety and station facilities.

The event is now in its 15th year and is the UK’s only annual event for ALL emergency services responders, with a keen focus on emerging technology for the sector. The Show has grown each year and attracts over 8,300 key buyers and specifiers including all fire and rescue, police, ambulance, and search & rescue from the UK and 45 other countries.

The Emergency Services Show is at the NEC, Birmingham and also offers over 80 free CPD-accredited seminars, a host of live demonstrations and this year sees the launch of the Future Policing Zone.

Who should exhibit?

If you supply products or services for the emergency services you should be exhibiting at The Emergency Services Show. Product areas covered by exhibitors include:


Or call the team on 020 8947 9177

David Brown       dbrown@nineteengroup.com                               Carol Fox             cfox@nineteengroup.com
Karen Lindsay      klindsay@nineteengroup.com                                Olly Sales             osales@nineteengroup.com
Sheni Sampson    ssampson@nineteengroup.com


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Who should visit?

8,319 visitors attended the 2019 event making The Emergency Services Show the UK’s premier event that attracts key decision-makers such as:

Buyers and specifiers of equipment and services from sectors including:

  • Police including British Transport Police and MOD
  • Fire & Rescue Service, including DFRMO, airports, refineries, pharmaceutical and industrial brigades
  • Ambulance Service including NHS, private/independent ambulances and MOD
  • Voluntary sector including British Red Cross, St John Ambulance, Mountain Rescue, Cave Rescue, NSARDA, RNLI, independent lifeboat organisations, Lowland Rescue teams, Community First Responders and many more!
  • Procurement departments and framework providers such as YPO, NHS Supply Chain, The Consortium, the Home Office Police and Fire & Rescue Collaboration
  • Home Office and ESN
  • Civil Contingencies Secretariat, Resilience Direct and Ordnance Survey
  • R&D departments including NFCC R&D 
  • Utilities such as water, telecoms, gas, and electricity
  • Government Departments such as local authority emergency planning officers, Highways England, Environment Agency, Air Rail and Marine Accident Investigation Branches, and Prison Officers.

Visitor entry is free of charge, as is parking at the venue.


The Collaboration Zone

The Collaboration Zone within The Emergency Services Show is dedicated to networking and shared expertise. Here you can meet end-user organisations who take stands to highlight their skills and services to show visitors. Exhibitors include emergency services, government departments, leading charities, NGOs and voluntary groups all offering crucial support to the emergency services.

Free CPD Seminars for all visitors

The programmes are currently being put together for the free CPD seminars at the Show. 

Theatres at the event this year will be: 

  • Lessons Learnt
  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Vehicle Innovation
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Future Policing

Register for your FREE Visitor Pass

FREE Visitor registration is now open

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1 Pass - 6 Events

Visitor passes for The Emergency Services Show also provide access to 5 additional events taking place at the same time in adjacent halls.


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