Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

188 Oxford Terrace,
Christchurch Central City,
Christchurch 8011
P: 03 266 1400
W: www.tepae.co.nz/

For the first time ever, FM Summit Aotearoa | Te Hui Taumata a FM is being held in the South Island, at Te Pae Convention Centre in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Te Pae is the city’s gathering place — an architectural and social landmark designed as a welcoming heart in the centre of the city.

This is a world-class venue, carefully designed and purpose-built for fantastic events like FM Summit Aotearoa. The Centre is located n the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch, on the corner of Armagh Street and Oxford Terrace, opening up into Cathedral Square.


A special rate (GST inclusive) has been negotiated with the Crowne Plaza, a 2 minute walk from Te Pae, Christchurch. Room rates do not include breakfast. Please book your accommodation via the online registration process.

King Standard – $285 per night incl GST
27sqm – each room features a dedicated workspace including global adaptors and ergonomic chair . Sky TV and Coffee and tea facilities. 24 Hour room service.

764 Colombo Street, Christchurch

Crowne Plaza Christchurch Hotel is centrally located in the heart of the City and conveniently opposite Te Pae Christchurch Convention and Exhibition Centre. Facilities on-site include 24hr room service, Concierge Desk, Gymnasium, Restaurant and Bar, Cafe and Wine Bar.

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Bookings should be made via your registration form until 14 August 2023. After that date no guarantee can be made that rooms will be available.

To secure your reservation, a credit card guarantee is required and full payment should be made directly with the hotel on check-in. To see a list of the terms, conditions and cancellation policies, please click here.


Please advise The Conference Company of any change to a reservation rather than contacting the hotel direct.

Telephone:  (09) 360 1240
Email: fmsummit@theconferencecompany.com


If you have an early morning arrival and require an early check-in, you will need to reserve your room for the previous night.

Check in: 3pm
Check out: 11am

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is committed to providing safe, equitable and inclusive access for all visitors. All entries and publicly accessible areas of the Centre are seamlessly connected, accessible and step-free.

There are three entrances: Cathedral Square, Oxford Terrace and Armagh Street. All are accessible at street level or by ramps. Entry to the building is via automatic sliding doors.

Our team are ready to welcome and assist all guests visiting our world-class new venue.


Christchurch is a highly walkable city – vehicle speed is restricted to 30km/h within the central city to encourage and protect pedestrians and cyclists.

Electric scooters are also available. We kindly ask that these are left outside the centre and parked according to the specific scooter company’s terms and conditions.

Public transport
– Plan your journey – www.metroinfo.co.nz
– The closest bus stops to the Centre are at the Bus Interchange and the Manchester Street super stop.

There are more than 2,000 car parks in close vicinity of Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre.

The Centre itself does not have onsite parking, however a list of nearby parking facilities can be found here.

carparking options

Hereford Street Car Park
Address: 158 Hereford Street
Driving distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 650m, Walking distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 500m, six minutes
Hours: 7 days/week – 6am to 9pm

The Crossing
Address: 71 Lichfield Street
Driving distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 700m, Walking distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 700m, nine minutes
Hours: 7 days/week – 6:30am to Midnight

Lichfield Street Car Park
Address: 33 Lichfield Street
Driving distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 750m; Walking distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 900m, 12 minutes
Hours: 7 days/week – 24 hours

West End Car Park
Address: 48 Hereford Street
Driving distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 1.1km; Walking distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 800m, 10 minutes
Hours: 7 days/week – 6am to 10pm

Art Gallery Car Park
Address: 49 Gloucester Street
Driving distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 1.3km; Walking distance from Te Pae Christchurch: 700m, nine minutes
Hours: 7 days/week – 7am to Midnight

Electric vehicle charging bays are available at the Lichfield Street Carpark, located at 33 Lichfield Street, Christchurch Central.

Drop off and pick up zones
Te Pae Christchurch has three set down points located within 30 metres of the relevant closest entrance. These are large enough to accommodate buses, vans, and taxis.
– Armagh Street adjacent to the Armagh Street Entrance
– Colombo Street adjacent to the Cathedral Square Entrance
– Oxford Terrace adjacent to the main entrance to the Centre.

Accessible parking
There are a few mobility carparks on Colombo Street, with additional mobility carparks located in close proximity of the centre.