Classic Cars & Lorries Registration

This page allows you to register Classic Cars and Lorries for our 2023 show, if you'd like to register a Military Vehicle or a Fire engine, please click here to go to the Military Vehicles and Fire engines registration page.

We welcome entries from Period classic cars and commercial vehciles older than 1976. All exhibitors are required to complete an application form in order to obtain the required wristbands for entry into the site. The site closes at 6pm to the public and only wristband holders may remain on site, wristbands will be issued to you when you arrive.

A maximum of 4 wristbands will be given per classic vehicle to exhibitors on arrival. Additional wristbands can be purchased from the Booking in Tent on arrival. Wristbands cannot be issued on behalf of another and must be secured before proceeding onto the show ground. They will be checked by Security and EOH Staff while on site. If you are not wearing a wristband you will not be served at the Bar or Catering Facilities outside of show hours and will be escorted to the Booking in Tent to purchase one.

It is against the Law to sell alcohol to anyone under the age of 18. Please ensure you have proof of age available on arrival if requested by a member of either the Security or EOH Staff when being issued wristbands.

Classic car owners should note that you are required to arrive before the show opens and will not be allowed off site until after show closing times, due to traffic control measures and health and safety.

Admittance Fees:

Vehicles up to 1969:
Vehicles of historic class between 1969 and 1984:
Free entry
Weekend fee of £10 per classic car or vehicle (the fee is the same if you stay for a single day, or the entire weekend).
For those booking electroncally: Once your booking has been confirmed, you will be sent an email from our vehicles team with further instructions including how to pay for your vehicle entry (if applicable).

Please complete the form below, and we'll contact you by return: if you'd rather print and complete a paper form, please click here

I / We agree that we will abide by the Essex HMVA show rules
I confirm I will ensure all the members in my group will be made aware of and will comply with the rules and safety requirements.

Please note:

Classic vehicles will be placed on a first come, first served basis due to limited space. If you would like to have a space alongside another vehicle owner, you will need to arrive together.

The site opens to exhibitors for setting up as of 2pm on Friday 9th August and you must be onsite by 10am on public days,
no movement of cars will be possible during the public opening hours for the show for health and safety reasons.

Paper Form

If you cannot use the electronic form above, please click on the image of the form below to download a pdf that you can complete, print and return to us.

Click here to download the Classic Cars & Lorries entry form (.pdf)