International members of the media coming to Turkey on a temporary mission (for a period of up to 3 months) should apply to the Directorate of Communications (DoC) for press credentials which are valid for three months.

Documents Required for Temporary Accreditation;

1) Application Form For Temporary Accreditation

2) Letter of authorisation from the applicant’s organization confirming his/her assignment to Turkey, including the purpose and length of his/her visit.

3) Photocopy of passport.

4) Three passport-size photographs.

5) Letter of introduction from the Embassy or Consular Office (in Turkey) of the country where the organization is based confirming his/her status as a member of the media.

Please Note: The DoC is authorized to request other documents which may be considered relevant. False statements in the application form or false documents may lead to the revocation of the Temporary Press Accreditation Card.




Presidency of the Republic of Turkey
Directorate of Communications

Kızılırmak Mah. Mevlana Bulvarı No:144 ÇANKAYA / ANKARA

Phone: 0090 (312) 590 20 00
e-mail: pressaccreditation@iletisim.gov.tr


Presidency of the Republic of Turkey
Directorate of Communications

İstanbul Office 

Divanyolu cad. No:42/2 Sultanahmet Fatih/İstanbul

Phone: 0090 - 212 512 20 13 Extension: 170 or 173