FAN ID distribution starts in December

Distribution centres will be opened in all 2018 World Cup cities until February
04 December 2017
The distribution of 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia™ FAN IDs will open in December. This was stated by Director of Strategic Projects Department at the Russian Ministry of Communications and Mass Media Andrey Chernenko.

"Until February, FAN ID distribution centres will be opened in all 11 cities hosting the World Cup. During the tournament we will open special tents at the stadiums," said Andrey Chernenko.

A FAN ID is required for entry to the World Cup matches. This mandatory for all spectators map is part of the football fans identification system, which provides a quick and convenient passage to the stadium. А FAN ID allows foreign citizens multiple entry into the country without issuing visas.

More information about FAN ID can be found in a special material by .