No, it doesn't cost you a cent, posting an event is absolutely free with no hidden costs.
Posting an event takes two to ten minutes, it's quick and straightforward. Once you've posted your event you only need to sit back and wait for quotes and proposals. You save time searching for catering and event suppliers and time sending enquiries.
Once you've registered as an Event Organizer (takes less than a minute) and Logged in, you will be redirected to your dashboard, simply click on the Post an Event button at the top of the page, fill in the form, submit and you're done!
No it's not necessary, all payments are processed through Paypal for added security however you are able to pay with credit or debit card.
Most catering and event companies will ask you for a deposit to secure their services. Catergate has been set up to hold your deposit safely and securely as a third party. This means you can be safe in the knowledge that your catering supplier is booked and your money is safe. Any refunds can be handled accordingly.
On acceptance of a suppliers bid and proposal you pay a deposit of 25% of the total. Your deposit is held safely and securely with Catergate.
The remaining 75% is paid by you directly to the supplier in a manner agreed upon between yourselves. This is often paid on the day of the event.
On completion of the event your deposit is released to your supplier. Should your supplier be unable to complete the job, your deposit is returned in full.
Organize your event with choice and security