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Media accreditation

Journalists, photographers and TV crews need accreditation to enter the European Commission, Parliament and Council press zones.

There are different types of accreditation:

  1. Annual accreditation for Brussels-based correspondents
  2. Temporary accreditation for temporary staff and trainees
  3. Daily accreditation for visiting journalists

More info on media accreditation


European Commission Press Room

Where: Berlaymont building, Rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels

Press Zone opening hours: 08:00 - 20:00

Facilities: press room, VIP corner, journalist working area, press bar (08:30 - 16:30)

Code of conduct for journalists on European Commission premisespdf(99 kB) Choose translations of the previous link 


Audiovisual Services

For the use of the audiovisual studios in Berlaymont and for filming permissions inside Commission buildings, please contact the Audiovisual Services.

To book a studio:
+32 (0)2 29 52123

For audiovisual permissions inside Commission buildings:
+32 (0)2 29 57901

More information on AV services