ACCESSING THE FESTIVAL
In accordance with French governmental rules, it is necessary to have one of the following to enter the Palais des Festivals
For nationals of the following European countries :
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, France, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Roumania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia.
One of the following three options of proof of no Covid-19 infection :
An « EU digital Covid certificate » or a French certificate of proof of complete vaccination with a vaccine recognized by the European Medicines Agency (EMA)
- 14 days after the 2nd injection for dual-injection vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca);
- 4 weeks after injection for single-injection vaccines (Johnson & Johnson);
- 2 weeks after injection for vaccines in individuals with a history of Covid-19 (only 1 injection required).
or proof of acquired immunity, with the presentation of a positive RT-PCR test or a positive antigen (lateral flow) test, dated within a time frame of no more than six months old and no less than 15 days old on the date of presentation
or a negative PCR test or a negative antigen (lateral flow) test, dated within the previous 48 hours (to be renewed every 48 hours while at the Festival)
For other participants :
A negative PCR or antigen test less than 48 hours old carried out in Europe (to be repeated every 48 hours during their presence at the Festival), even for people with a complete vaccination course or acquired immunity.
Proof must be in the form of a QR code (given to patients by the medical services who undertook their tests or vaccinations) which can be presented :
as a print-out
or in a digital format
- downloaded on a smartphone
- or downloaded in the Tousanticovid app but only for French QR codes (foreign QR codes cannot be downloaded in Tousanticovid).
These QR codes will be scanned at the entrances to the Palais using the French government app TAC Vérif. In the case where a participant presents himself/herself at an entrance either without any form of proof or with an invalid form of proof, he/she will be required to go for a test so as to obtain a new and valid form of proof.
This health pass is necessary and will be checked at all entrances to the Palais and to the Village International ; however, it will not be required to access the Festival screening rooms (Lumière, Debusssy, 60ème, Cinéum) and the Marché screening rooms (Olympia, Arcades).