Press Release Regarding The Presidential Election And 27th Term General Election (june 24, 2018)
1. GENERAL INFORMATION
The Presidential Election and 27th Term General Election of Republic of Turkey will be held on June 24, 2018.
2. ACCREDITATION Members of the international press coming from abroad, who wish to cover the elections in Turkey are required to apply for accreditation. In this respect, accreditation process can be made online through the weblink stated below. Members of the international press coming from abroad are required to upload a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport, to the system. Members of the international press should apply for accreditation on http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr, no later than Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 2 pm.
3. ACCREDITATION METHOD Enter the address http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr
If you are a first-time applicant, click on the “Sign Up” button and enter your e-mail address and a password of your choosing and register. Next, click on the activation link sent to your e-mail and complete your registration.
After clicking the activation link on the page that comes before you use the “Log in” button and enter the system with your e-mail address and password.
Fill out your personal information on the profile page and upload your photograph. (The information you submit should be; for members of the national press as written on your “identity card”, and for international press as written on your “passport”.)
After saving the personal information, on the page that opens click on the name of the activity you wish to follow, “The Presidential Election and 27th Term General Election Press Accreditation (24.06.2018)” on the area “Choose Application”.
International media members will upload the required documents [a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport] to the system and complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page. Members of the press who complete the application successfully, will receive an e-mail message “Your application was saved in the system" (Re-apply if you have not received an e-mail as such.)
Upon approval, a confirmation e-mail of your application will be sent to your mail address.
Do not forget the e-mail and password you used four your application. You will need to use the same address on your other accreditation applications.
Members of the international press who will come from abroad to cover the elections in Turkey can collect their accreditation cards;
Office of the Prime Minister, Directorate General of Press and Information
Ceyhun Atuf Kansu Avenue, No:122, Balgat-ANKARA
Tel : +90 (312) 583 62 95 from the above adress during office hours between June 18 and 22, 2018.
Contact Person: Egemen MORAL
Contact Telephone Number : +90 312 583 62 95
Contact E-mail : email@example.com