Broadcasters must submit their risk assessments and a list of staff attending by the Wednesday before a match.
All other media must apply for accreditation via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12pm on the Thursday/Friday prior to a Saturday/Sunday match or 12pm on a Monday prior to a Tuesday/Wednesday match. The email should detail the who will be attending and for which publication they are attending on behalf of. The club may request proof of credentials from freelancers or other media organisations who don't attend on a regular basis.
If your application is approved you will receive a confirmation email the day prior. The club reserves the right to refuse requests for accreditation which arrive after the deadline or do not fulfill the relevant criteria.
The set up for broadcasters must be completed by the end of Match day -1 hour. Any rehearsals and tech checks must be completed prior to the players entering the stadium (105 minutes before kick-off).
Media/Photographer access to the stadium will be from 1:30pm via the appropriate entrance at M2 in the Main Stand. No access is permitted via reception.
The Media Room is open pre-and-post-match where refreshments are available. This is where post-match interviews with management and players will take place for newspapers and non-rights holders. Bottles and cans are not permitted.
The Club Media Officer will be responsible for bringing the management and players to the designated areas within for pre-match and post-match interviews.
Broadcaster toilets are located in West Stand, Media/Photographers toilets are located in North side of the Main Stand.
The stadium will close an hour and a half after the match has finished.