Applying for press accreditation

Apply for accreditation online here

Please note that we do not send out passes in advance. Press passes can be collected from the Press Desk in the registration area from Friday 22 October, 10.00. You may be asked to show your UK Press Card to collect your pass, so please bring this along with another form of ID.

Programme and press briefings

Once registered, you will receive programme highlights and details of press briefings from the press team directly.

Facilities and access

Access is from 08.00 on Conference days unless by special arrangement. 


Eastside Rooms, Woodcock Street, Birmingham B7 4BL
Please get in touch if you would like information about bringing a large vehicle.


General enquiries re facilities, access etc. to 

Press enquiries and requests for interviews to, 0203 691 9401