The deadline to apply for accommodation was 13th February. Applying for accommodation is no longer possible.
Press is allocated to zones per country of origin:
Picking up your accreditation badge
As P-accredited media representative you can pick up your accreditation badge at the Accreditation Centre of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest.
Accreditation for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon opened on Monday 29th January 2018 via Accredion. Accreditation closed on 6th April.
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.
There are two photographer pools available at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Pool B provides access to the stage after each live show, and is only available for one photographer per participating country, selected by the respective Participating Broadcasters. For access, please contact your broadcaster’s Head of Press.
All pool photographers must be accredited to the event.