The different stands are colour coded and then divided into blocks for reference. If, for instance, you say you want to sit in the East Stand in block G5, then the ticket office staff will know the area you want to sit in.
If you look at all stands from the pitch, seat one is on your left and row A is nearest the pitch.
EAST STAND: Divided into an upper and lower tier.
Lower tier rows A to T, seats 1 to 217, with seat 108 being roughly on the halfway line.
Upper tier rows AA to WW, seats 1 to 217 as for the lower tier.
Incorporates Millennium Corner (M/C). Rows A to T, seats 218 to 255 at the widest.
WEST STAND: Rows A - S, seats 1-232, including corner rows C - Z, seats 1 - 39, with seat 120 being the halfway line.
BIRMINGHAM ROAD END: Rows A to Z then AA to XX with a break between V and W. Seats 9 to 226.
Incorporates Woodman Corner (W/C). Rows A to X, seats 1 to 54 at the widest.
SMETHWICK END: Rows C to Z and AA to XX with a break between rows V and W. Seats 1 to 142.
Block B is for home supporters and Block A is for away supporters. This divide is moveable. A central area is blocked off to separate the fans.
The Hawthorns is a NO SMOKING stadium.