Exhibitors Information

Exhibitors Information

The Comica Comiket Spring 2016

will take place on Saturday, 14 May 2016,

beneath the West Handyside Canopy,

adjacent to the House Of Illustration and Central Saint Martins,

from 11:00am until 6:00pm.

The following information may be subject to change. Posted 17 April 2015 at 17:00hrs.


How to get to the House Of Illustration



There is no on-site parking for the public.


Nearest Car Parks

St Pancras International Car Park

NCP in Judd Street, 10 minutes’ walk away.

Loading and Unloading Stock

If you are arriving in a vehicle, you can make deliveries to drop off boxes and stock using the access at the side of the Platform Theatre and Handyside Street, but you will not be able to park.


There are no storage facilities. If you need to deliver things to the venue in advance, please let us know first so we can make arrangements.


Setting Up

Team Comica will be at the House Of Illustration from 9:00 am.

Team Comica will wear badges and can assist.


First Aid

First Aiders will be there too if required.


Table allocation

Tables will be set out.

You will also find a your name on a place-holder sign on your allocated place or table when you arrive.

Vendors will have a table number and this will be shown along side their name in the Exhibitors Listing on the website comiket.comica.london

Vendors are required to bring their own table covers.

Remember to have change for your cash box!

The House Of Illustration nor The Comica Company Ltd is not responsible for your stock or your money so be vigilant.


The Fabulous Drawing Parade

The Drawing Parade starts at 11:00 am with announcements by Paul Gravett and the start of the Drawing Parade. The Drawing Parade ends at 5:30pm


Clearing away

The House of Illustration have strict rules about closing time which is on the dot at 6:00pm.

At the end of the day begin packing up at 16.30 and we have to clear the building  by 17.00 – when the building closes to all vendors and the public.

Teams will be remove the tables. Exhibitors do not need to do this.


Cash points are at Kings Cross station.



There are toilets in the House Of Illustration.



Please take instruction from House Of Illustration Staff and Team Comica staff

Security staff may ask to see  what is in your boxes, bags—so please bear that in mind.

Be aware of health and safety matters ensuring that stock is packed safely and carefully.

If you see unattended items please find out who they belong too, otherwise report this to the Security and they will have it removed.