The Council and democracy Zero Carbon Manchester

Sustainable events

If you organise events, use our guides. They will help you to review your activity and share good practice. We have a range of guides that will help you to do your bit in making Manchester zero carbon by 2038.

Event organisers, suppliers, service providers and venues can download sustainable events guides for:

  • major outdoor events
  • small outdoor events
  • indoor events
  • community events
  • food and drink traders
  • production suppliers
  • waste and cleansing services
  • reusable cups at events

We have developed these guides with Julie’s Bicycle, an internationally recognised expert in the field of creative industries and climate action. If you need an accessible version of the guides, email You can also get in touch with any questions, comments or good practice that you'd like to share.

If your organisation is in the creative, arts and cultural sector, read the Zero Carbon Culture guide for guidance on reducing carbon emissions.

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