Zurich, April 17, 2018: FIFA is pleased to announce that the application process for media accreditation for the 68th FIFA Congress on 13 June 2018 is now open on the FIFA Media Channel (http://media.fifa.com). The deadline for accreditation applications is 13 May 2018 (68th FIFA Congress).
The 68th FIFA Congress will take place at the Expocentre in Moscow. Each application will be subject to a review process by FIFA, and successful applicants will be notified by e-mail. All applicants are responsible for organising any necessary visas, as explained below.
Accreditation for the 68th FIFA Congress will also be valid for various meetings taking place around the actual Congress itself; however, please note that supplementary access devices (SADs) may be needed to access certain positions.
Important: A 2018 FIFA World Cup accreditation will not be valid for access to the Congress and all related activities.
Further media-related information about the Congress, i.e. facilities and activities, will be available on the FIFA Media Channel closer to the event. The entire Congress will also be streamed live on FIFA.com.
Information for TV and radio broadcasters
FIFA will produce a world feed for the Congress and provide services for broadcasters wishing to attend. All services offered on-site are subject to booking and space availability and final confirmation.
Interested broadcasters should contact [email protected] for information and to receive the specific TV and radio accreditation link. SAD requests for broadcasters will be processed via a booking form that will be provided by the FIFA TV to interested parties.
Information on visas
Information on the visa procedure for the FIFA Congress will be provided together with the accreditation approval letter. —- FIFA