Contact us

Welcome to the Eurovision Song Contest online press zone. Our media team is fully dedicated to facilitating media professionals in their coverage. We can be reached from Monday to Friday from 10:30 to 19:00 CET.

Before reaching out to us, we invite you to take a look at our Questions & Answers page.

Media inquiries

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +41 227172500

Accreditation enquiries

General questions about accreditation should be addressed to [email protected]

Specific question about P and F accreditation in the International delegation shall be addressed to [email protected]

Press alerts

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The application window for delegate, press and fan accreditation for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will open on Monday 6th February for press (P) and fans (F) and will close on Sunday 2nd April.

Press and fans can book accommodation until 5th April 2017 via the official portal. Please note that the EBU is not responsible for external websites or accommodation for the Eurovision Song Contest.

Q & A

Every year, we receive thousands of inquiries. We have collected some of the most frequently asked questions and answers on our questions and answers page.

Photo material

A selection of high-resolution images is available free of charge. These images may only be used by media for editorial purpose. It is mandatory to credit the photographer in accordance with the copyright information provided with each image. Go to the image library.

Please download the Access Rules for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.

Video usage

Online media are welcome to embed videos from the official YouTube channel of the Eurovision Song Contest for editorial use when reporting on the Eurovision Song Contest only but copy for re-use on Youtube and/or on other platforms strictly prohibited.

Use of videos are permitted for TV linear broadcast use only. Content must include onscreen credit – courtesy of EBU, during the whole period of use of the material.

Logo & artwork

Media may use the logo and theme artwork in editorial context only, following the guidelines. Commercial use is strictly prohibited, unless explicitly authorised by the EBU.

Kyiv 2017 logo
Celebrate Diversity theme artwork

Logo guidelines

Country flag logos

Generic Eurovision Song Contest logo (Black)

Footage requests

For questions about news access and rights of the live shows, press conferences and side events, please read the Access rules for material.

Looking for footage of previous Eurovision Song Contests, or wish to use footage from the live shows in news programmes, documentaries or otherwise? Please download our guidelines.

Corporate affairs

The EBU corporate communications team is there to make sure that you know what is happening at the EBU, with its Members and with public service media in general. Go to the EBU's online press centre.