You can also be a part of the adopt a seat program You may select an adopted seat in the train to be adorned with a plate bearing your name. All proceeds go to the Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust for restoration and maintenance to our English Electric multiple unit. Adopt a Seat contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law, and you will receive an acknowledgement for your records.

Over the years thousands of people will see and appreciate your generous support.

Option 1 : Bronze Sponsorship - $125.00
Receive updates on Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust activities.
A "bronze" plate on the seat of your choice "This seat sponsored by ...".
1 Year membership of the Trust.
Invitations to special events.
Acknowledgement on our website.

Option 2 : Silver Sponsorship - $250.00
A "silver" plate on the seat of your choice "This seat sponsored by ...".
Receive updates on Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust activities.
3 Years membership of the Trust.
Invitations to special events.
Acknowledgement on our website.

Option 3 : Gold Sponsorship - $1000
A "gold" plate on the seat of your choice "This seat sponsored by ...".
Receive updates on Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust activities.
10 Years membership of the Trust.
Invitations to special events.
Acknowledgement on our website.

Option 4 : Corporate sponsorship - $2500
Advertising poster you supply to our specifications will be fitted inside the unit for a period of 5 years
A "gold" plate on the seat of your choice "This seat sponsored by ..." You can also include a black and white vector image of your logo, if you wish.
Receive updates on Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust activities.
Corporate membership for 5 years.
Invitations to special events.
Acknowledgement on our website.

Option 5 : Corporate sponsorship - $5000 (Limited to 3 Driver seats only).
Advertising poster you supply to our specifications will be fitted inside the unit for a period of 10 years.
A "platinum" plate on the door of the cab of your choice "This seat sponsored by ..." You can also include a black and white vector image of your logo, if you wish.
Receive updates on Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust activities.
Corporate membership for 10 years.
Invitations to special events.
Acknowledgement on our website.

Terms and conditions
1. Your recognition plaque will state "This seat sponsored by ...". A maximum of 18 characters including spaces may be used.
2. Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust reserves the right to not accept names they consider are offensive or not in good taste.
3. 196 seats are available for adoption and this offer will cease when all seats are adopted.
4. You can adopt any seat in the train (as long as it hasn’t been previously adopted, or allocated to Option 5)
5. The seats are not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash.
6. Seat adoption is a naming gift opportunity only and does not in any way guarantee that the seat will be available for you to sit in during excursions.
7. Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust shall not be liable for any delays, loss, damage or personal injury (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) suffered by any person arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with entering this seat adoption except as required by law.

Please consider whether this might be a way for you to contribute to our Trust. Forms are available on our website, otherwise you can make payment direct to our account:

Kiwibank 389014 0364519 00
A/c name: Wellington Heritage Multiple Unit Preservation Trust

If you do pay directly, please put your name in the reference field so that we can trace it. It is also recommended that you send a separate note to Mike via mail here.