Only the Event Organiser and the Association can grant press passes. Press staff must use the corresponding identification (issued by the Event Organiser) at all times.

Press staff can be within the area limited by the spectator boundary, but may not enter the arenas (must be outside the judges circle), nor esplanades. At no time may a press person disturb in any way nor be in the way of a performer, competitior, judge, etc.

The press staff can only take photos and film the events, but this must be done only with portable equipment (tripods, cables, etc. are not allowed). If non-portable equipment be necessary, these must be used beyond the spectator boundaries in such a way that the neither the audience nor the performers are disturbed.

Requirement agreed: December 20th, 2003