Media Accreditation Information

Application for media accreditation for the 2017 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX is now open. All media would have to submit the relevant media accreditation form through our website by Friday, 4 August. Accreditation will only be granted to professional journalists and photographers. Up to a total of one (1) journalist and one (1) photographer per publication are welcome to apply. .

Singapore Media*

Singapore publications must apply directly to Singapore GP. Applications will ultimately be approved by the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), thus do ensure that the following guidelines are adhered to:

  1. The FIA only accredits publications who meet their criteria on coverage, circulation and quality. A maximum of two passes (journalists and/or photographers) will be allocated per publication. Freelance journalists / photographers must apply for credentials via the publication.
  2. Press passes can also be allocated to general news, specialist, business and lifestyle consumer publications that do not intend to publish conventional race reports but whose coverage is considered to be of promotional benefit to the sport.
  3. Submit your application by Friday, 4 August. There is strictly no extension of deadline. Only once your application is approved, you will be notified via email by Monday, 4 September. You will also receive information on where and when to pick up the media pass, as well as an Individual Acknowledgement Agreement which you will need to return duly signed before picking up the passes.

*Singapore-based media except local offices of international press agencies.

Singapore Radio

Singapore radio stations must apply directly to Singapore GP. Applications will ultimately be approved by Formula One Management (FOM), thus do please ensure that the following guidelines are adhered to:

  1. A maximum of two passes will be allocated per station. Priority will be given to stations actively covering the FIA Formula One World Championship™ and in particular the Event. Successful applicants will be granted access on the understanding that any or all radio broadcasts from the Event will be in the form of brief periodic news reports (no longer than 60 seconds per report). Applicants interested in providing more extensive coverage of the Event should apply directly to FOM for further consideration.
  2. Submit your application by Friday, 4 August. There is strictly no extension of deadline. Only once your application is approved, you will be notified via email by Monday, 4 September. You will also receive information on where and when to pick up the media pass, as well as an Event Accreditation Agreement which you will need to return duly signed to FOM at the latest one week prior to the Event to be able to pick up the passes.

Singapore Website

Singapore websites must apply directly to Singapore GP. Applications will ultimately be approved by the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), thus do ensure that the following guidelines are adhered to:

  1. A maximum of one representative journalist per website may be accredited. Websites associated with a print or broadcast media organisation that has already applied for, and been granted, any other form of media accreditation will not qualify for Internet Accreditation. Such websites should use the accreditation obtained through their associated media organisations. Blogs will not qualify.
  2. The applicant must be a professionally run website dedicated to reporting on the FIA Formula One World Championship and in particular the Event or a professionally run general news or sports website with a dedicated Championship section. In each case, all and any coverage of the Championship must be free of charge to the public
  3. The applicant must undertake to publish for each round of the Championship in the season in which Accreditation is sought as follows:
    1. at least one news story (of 250 words or more) on each of the Thursday, Friday, Saturday, race day and Monday;
    2. at least one feature article (of 500 words or more) for each event.

  4. The website must maintain a clear “contacts” section with a link from the website homepage and must contain full contact details for the website including a full postal address (PO Boxes not accepted), telephone and fax numbers, email address; and (ii) all contributing journalists must be named either on their articles or elsewhere on the website, photographs must be accompanied by a photographer’s credit and all sources must be credited in accordance with editorial best practice.
  5. The applicant must respect others’ intellectual property rights of the FIA, the Formula One Group and third parties. This shall include the strict prohibition on the taking of any moving picture images, sound recordings, use of trade marks, title or logos or the transmission of certain kinds of results as further set out in the Accreditation Agreement. If any pass holder is found producing moving images of any kind of the Event (or any part thereof), their accreditation will be withdrawn and the pass holder will not be admitted to any major FIA championships for the foreseeable future.

To Submit your Media Accreditation entry form:

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