We take the safety and security of all our fans and visitors very seriously. When coming to the Arena for a live entertainment event we ask you arrive early to allow time to pass through security checks.
Our security and customer services team are there for your safety. Please cooperate fully with all security checks and support these vital members of our team as they carry out important work.
- No backpacks, holdalls, suitcases will be admitted into the venue.
- Entry will be refused if an attempt to enter the venue with the prohibited item.
- There will be no temporary storage facilities for such items within the venue.
- The venue will not be responsible for late admission or non-admission as a result of this policy.
- All bags will be searched
- Signs larger than A3 are not permitted
Under no circumstance will anti-social behaviour be tolerated, this includes throwing objects onto the stage or towards another member of the public and will result in removal from the venue.
Flares and smoke devices
Flares and smoke devices are extremely dangerous and will not be tolerated at P&J Live. Anyone found in possession of either a flare or smoke device will be refused entry or ejected from the show and may be prosecuted.
Drugs and Alcohol
Anyone who appears to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be refused entry to the venue. Anyone in the venue who appears under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be ejected from the venue and will not gain entry again.
In accordance with legislation in Scotland, smoking is prohibited in all internal areas of the venue. This includes the use of e-cigarettes. Any who is seen smoking will be ejected from the venue and will not gain entry again.
We encourage you to only bring essential items and stress no large bags or backpacks at all will be permitted into venue.
We will not allow any large bags, backpacks, holdalls, luggage or computer bags into the arena, (Bags larger than 35cm x 40cm x 19cm will not be permitted). There is no storage or cloak room facility available so please make alternative arrangements before arriving to the venue.
Exceptions will only be made for those with medical requirements and/or special needs, we ask this is communicated to venue ahead of visit for ease of entry. Please contact us on [email protected]
Download our full arena admissions for live entertainment policy here
Frequently Asked Questions
- Is there parking available at P&J Live?
Yes, there is parking available on-site at P&J Live.
There are various ways to pay for your parking at P&J Live
On site payment machines: We accept both cash and card payments on site, pay on exit is required by entering your vehicle registration at any one of our machines located in the car parks.
APCOA Connect App: Up to 1 hour after you have left the venue, you can pay for your parking on the APCOA Connect App. Once you have downloaded the app, use location code 6680 for the Sub-T Car Park (underground) and location code 2356 for the Overground Car Park.
- Is there parking charges?
Up to 3 hours - £3.50
Up to 8 hours - £10.00
Please find full details on our parking tariff here. Please pay on exit by entering your car registration
- How can I pay for parking?
- Can I drop off and pick up someone without paying parking fees?
If you are dropping off or picking someone up from an event, please note the maximum wait time in our car parks is 30 minutes. Parking charges will apply if your car is within the car park for more than 30 minutes. This also applies if you cannot find a space, you will not be charged if you exit the car park within 30 minutes.
- How can I purchase tickets for a concert at P&J Live?
Tickets are available from our ticketing agent Ticketmaster on www.ticketmaster.co.uk or by calling 08444 77 9000.
P&J Live do not sell tickets directly.
- What time is the Box Office open?
Our box office at P&J Live will be open on concert days only. This will be open from 17:30 on the date of the show only and closes once the main act comes on stage.
If you have any ticketing or box office queries contact [email protected]
- Will I be able to purchase food at P&J Live?
There is a wide range of food and beverage options available to purchase for concerts and events, including catering outlets offering a variety of hot food options.
Please note - it is against venue policy to allow patrons to bring in their own food and drink to the venue. At P&J live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card payments, this is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction. There are therefore no cash machines on the TECA site.
- How do I get to P&J Live from outside Aberdeen?
Getting into Aberdeen has never been easier with the completion of the new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route.
P&J Live is located close to Aberdeen airport, six miles northwest of the city centre you can reach the venue using a range of transport options.
For more details see our Visiting page.
- Are there cash machines available at P&J Live?
There will be no cash machines on site, however contactless payments are welcome.
- Can I pay by cash within P&J Live?
At P&J Live it is our aim to be completely cashless, all of our bars, kiosks and restaurants accept card and contactless payments. Please note we do have some cash only queues, please ensure you are in the correct queue. This is more efficient, safe and ensures a speedy transaction.
There are no cash machines on the TECA sites.