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Accreditation Procedure for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan GP revealed [PHOTO]

22 February 2017 [15:25] - TODAY.AZ
Baku City Circuit Operations Company has launched the accreditation process of the second successive Formula 1 race for local mass media representatives and presented its procedure in details during a workshop at Hilton hotel in Baku.

National journalists, including broadcast, online and print media, got a chance to learn about the online registration portal and media accreditation guide for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be staged on the streets of Baku on the weekend of June 23-25, 2017. 

Media accreditation for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix and the overall Formula 1 World Championship is administered by the International Automobile Federation (FIA) and Formula One Management. It is carried out in three ways based on the type of mass media:

• Online accreditation for local media through BCC: Only for local mass media, including newspapers, magazines, news agencies, websites, TV and radio;

• Online accreditation through the official website of FIA: For all international mass media, including newspapers, magazines, news agencies, websites, TV and radio, which apply for  all races of 2017 FIA Formula 1 World Championship;  

• Commercial photographers who are not representing any mass media have to apply to FOM: Formula One Management Ltd, Accreditation Service, 6 Princes Gate, London SW7 - Great Britain - Tel (44) 207 584 6668 / Fax (44) 207 589 2191. Email: 

Azerbaijan’s national media representative should apply via the BCC official website: The deadline to apply for media access to the 2016 F1 Grand Prix of Europe is 17.00 (Baku time) on March 31st. 

Please address all questions related to accreditation to this email address: or call 0124041383. 


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