Media Accreditation to the Vienna International Centre
Bona fide representatives of the media - print media, photo, radio, television and film, news agencies and online media - who fully meet UN media accreditation requirements can be accredited to the Vienna International Centre (VIC) and therefore to all UN conferences in Vienna.
There are two types of accreditation available:
- Yearly accreditation
- Conference accreditations (see below)
Requirements for Yearly or Conference Media Accreditation
Applicants need to provide the following:
- Completed online accreditation form
- A letter of assignment on official letterhead of a media organization
- Scanned image of a valid press card (national or international)
- Scanned image of passport/national ID card
All information required can be submitted as attachments of the online form. Click on the type of accreditation required above, if you agree to the terms of accreditation and guidelines on media access to the VIC, then fill out the online form and submit with attachments.
Media credentials are issued by the United Nations free of charge.
New applicants are advised to make an appointment prior to their visit to avoid any complications upon their entry to the VIC.
UNIS offers a press working area in the Vienna International Centre in the M-Building close to the press briefing room.