* Senior Officials and Personnel of Turkish Ministry of Interior
* Senior Officials and Personnel of Turkish Ministry of National Defence
* High Level Civil and Military Authorities
* Senior Officials and Personnel of Land, Navy and Air Forces
* Senior Officials and Personnel of Gendarmerie, Turkish National Police and Coast Guard
* Special Forces and Anti-Terror Specialists
* Security Surveillance Specialists and Professionals
* Military Security and Intelligence Institutions Personnel

* Corporate Employee Working For Defence Industry Companies
* Civil Defence Specialists
* Defence and Security Industry Executives and Consultants
* Defence Industry R&D Specialists

* Defence&Security Related Foundations, Associations and Clusters Personnel
* National and International Defence Journalists
If you are working in defence industry and under the age of 18 , you can visit IDEF  by declearing necessary documents.
It is obligatory to have and wear a badge to enter the fairground. Badges will be issued by the Badge Distribution Center staff. The badge must be worn on the neck, clearly visible from the outside, during visitor’s stay at the exhibition area.

The badges of the visitors who have previously applied online and are approved will be delivered with presenting confirmation code and ID card. Visitors who cannot submit their ID cards will not be allowed to enter the fairground.
At the entrance there is a Weapon Submission point that you have to hand over your weapons before visiting the fairground.
Those who want to visit the IDEF Fair should fill in the Visitor Pre-Request Form.
The request will be answered by the system.

The first day of IDEF is not open to visitors.

Visitors who come on the 1st  ,2nd, and  3rd days of the fair are strongly advised to fill out the Visitor Pre-Request Form to avoid queues that may occur at the gates.

Visiting IDEF Fair is free of charge.

Visiting hours

25 July 2023, Tuesday                : Visitors will not be accepted.
26 July 2023, Wednesday           : 10:00 – 17:00
27 July 2023, Thursday               : 10:00 – 17:00
We kindly ask you to follow the current situation regarding 28 July 2023 on our website.