Frequently asked questions

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  1. 1 Event practical information
  2. 2 Exhibition badges & access

1. Event practical information

When will Milipol Paris take place? Fermer

The next edition of Milipol Paris, the leading event dedicated to homeland security will take place from 14 to 17 November 2023 in Paris.

Where will Milipol Paris be held? Fermer

The event will be held at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Convention Center – Hall 4 and 5a.

What are the opening hours for the next Milipol Paris event? Fermer

The event will open its doors:

  • Tuesday 14 October: 9.00am – 6.00pm 
  • Wednesday 15 November: 9.00am – 6.00pm 
  • Thursday 16 November: 9.00am – 6.00pm
  • Friday 17 November: 9.00am – 4.00pm

How can I get to the event? Fermer

You can travel to the event from Paris (as well as from the airports and train stations in the Paris area) by car, taxi and public transport.

More information on transportation and itineraries.

Is there a car park available close to the exhibition centre? Fermer

Several car parks are available close to the Exhibition Centre (around 15,000 charged parking spaces). A free shuttle service will make the connection between the car parks and the halls.

Are there any cloakrooms on site? Fermer

Charged cloakrooms are set up at the exhibition entrances.

Is it accessible for disabled visitors? Fermer

The Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre is equipped to accommodate disabled visitors:

  • Lifts and access ramps are at the entrance to every hall to enable disabled people to get around the show easily.
  • Priority spots are reserved between halls 5a & 6 for taxis carrying people with disabilities.

2. Exhibition badges & access

How do I get my visa? Fermer

Some foreign nationals will need a valid entry and short-stay visa to come to France.

To help you to obtain your visa, Milipol Paris may give you an official invitation letter to present to the French Consulate or Embassy of your country. You will be able soon to find this letter in the exhibitor area or at the end of the visitor badge pre-registration.

More information on visa request

Do I have to order my badge prior to Milipol Paris? Fermer

We strongly recommend you to register online to avoid the queues at the entrance.

However you can ask for a badge directly on-site upon presentation of an invitation card, an e-badge or a business card, and a proof of your identity.

The event is strictly reserved for security professionals and minors under 16 are not allowed to enter Milipol Paris.

How do I get my badge for the next Milipol Paris event? Fermer

You could register online on the "Online registration" page.

You will receive by mail your e-badge to show at the Milipol Paris entrance in order to get your badge, valid for the entire event.

How much does a badge cost for the next Milipol Paris event? Fermer

Milipol Paris is free of charge and strictly reserved for professionals upon presentation of an invitation card or an e-badge, together with a proof of identity.

Minors under 16 are not allowed to enter Milipol Paris.

Can I come with my 10-year old son? Fermer

No, minors under 16 are not allowed to enter Milipol Paris.