Information for visitors

Here, you will find all the important information you need for your preparations at the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition.

Opening times

Date 9 – 12 June 2022 
Venue China Import & Export Fair Complex
Address 380 Yuejiang Zhong Road, Haizhu Disctrict,
Guangzhou, China



Visitors are required to fill out the registration form upon arrival. And redeem admission badge at "Visitor Registration Counter" with the filled form, 2 business cards and RMB50 admission fee.

To enjoy free and speedy admission, visitors are suggested to complete online pre-registration before their visits. Once the registration is completed, visitors will receive the confirmation email. 

Visitors who completed their registrations on or before 23 April 2021 will receive admission badge by post before show date. Otherwise, please bring along with their confirmation letter and two business cards to redeem visitor badge at the fairground. 

Individual visitors :
Step 1: Fill out the visitor online registration form
Step 2: Print out the confirmation letter with registration code
Step 3: Bring along the letter together with 2 business cards and redeem the admission badge at e-Badge counters

A group of 10 or above delegates is entitled for the Group Buyer Program and receives benefits by the organizer. Please complete the registration form and return to by 16 April 2021.

Kindly contact us for any further inquires at email: or Tel: (852) 2238 9998, Ms. Karin Cho. We look forward to extending our warm welcome to your visit.

Click here to download Group Buyer Registration Form

We endeavor to maximize overseas visitors’ sourcing experience with a range of value-added services. Buyers with an exclusive GILE invitation can enjoy benefits and tailored services included:

  • Admission badges pre-mailing service
  • Exclusive business matching service
  • Unlimited access to the Overseas Buyers’ Lounge
  • Complimentary copy of fair catalogue
  • Commemorative gift set and more

If you are interested in this limited-spot, first-come-first-served programme, please send your enquiry to Ms. Karin Cho by email with the subject line “GILE Hosted Buyer Programme” to

Become our hosted buyer

Who should visit?

  • Architect
  • Designer
  • Planner / Engineer
  • Property developer / Building owner
  • Housing / Property management
  • Building contractor
  • Energy supplier
  • Importer
  • Exporter
  • Wholesaler / Distributor
  • Retailer
  • Chain store
  • Department store
  • Buying office
  • E-tailer
  • Industry end-user (e.g. Hotel, restaurant, performing arts venue, shopping mall and others)
  • Industrial association / Professional media
  • Manufacturer
  • Construction / Planning authority
  • Procurement authority

Why you should visit the fair? 


Geographical location – situated at the heart of the lighting production industry, Guangzhou is in close proximity to a vast number of manufacturers and terminal markets, it has a well-established and efficient components and materials supply chain.

Scale – with over 2,000 exhibitors from 8 countries and regions spanning 16 halls (2021 statistic), it is a comprehensive exhibition that can suit all requirements.

Trends – at GILE, both exhibitors and buyers are exposed to the latest products and technological trends.

Events and fringe programmes – the extensive, complementary and carefully designed event programme rounds off your visit to GILE. The top themes and events give you a concentrated overview of the latest trends and developments in your sector.



GILE 2022 Brochure will be ready soon.

Further information for your visit


Exhibition grounds

Here you can find an overview of the various halls, entrances and other important information about the fairground.


Arrival & stay

Here you will find important information about your arrival and stay during the fair.



Here you can find important information for your journey to Guangzhou, China and about your visa.