• The Spokesperson’s Service has re-opened the Berlaymont press room to a limited number of journalists. For the time being, the number of seats will be limited to 99 (note below)
  • The SPP will implement a hybrid system that will allow questions to be asked both remotely (via the application), and in person
  • For press conferences by the President or Commissioners, when a greater number of journalists is anticipated, the SPP will apply a system of pre-registration for the entire day (note below)
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Annual media accreditation to EU institutions

For Brussels-based media professionals reporting on the European Union.

Temporary media accreditation to EU institutions

Temporary media staff and trainees can apply for a 6-month accreditation to EU institutions.

1-day media accreditation to the European Commission

Visiting journalists can apply for a 1-day badge for the European Commission press area.

1-day media accreditation for our online press events

During the coronavirus crisis, journalists not accredited to the European Commission can request a one-day accreditation for our online press events


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