Information on conference logistics
Advisory: Exceptional measures will be put in place to restrict traffic around the
conference area on 29 and 30 November due to the presence of 147 Heads of State and Government.
Please see here for details.
Information related to the venue and logistics for participants in the Paris climate change conference
may be found under the following headings. They provide essential guides to take you from your home
into the conference as well as comprehensive information about the venue, logistical arrangements and
services at the conference site.
There are a number of things to bear in mind prior to your arrival. This section includes information
and links related to visas, accommodation, consignments and shipping, and other useful information you
may need to prepare for the Paris conference.
COP 21/CMP 11 will be held at the Le Bourget conference site, comprising three different areas: the
conference centre for registered participants
the Climate Generations Areas for
civil society and the Gallery for business
Overview map of the premises (1151 kB)
Click here for an overview of the locations and opening times of all catering options at COP
Click here for a map of the locations of water fountains at COP 21/CMP 11.
Logistics and services on-site
A large number of services facilitate your participation and make your stay at the conference site
comfortable. To assist you in navigating information on transportation to the conference venue and life
at and around the conference venue, please consult this A to Z guide as well as
this set of FAQs
(610 kB) .
In addition, a
brochure with practical information for participants is available on the host country
An information note on sustainability aspects related to the provision of food & drinks at COP
21/CMP 11, including information on the percentage of vegetarian food served, is available here (118 kB) . The note describes the main actions that catering companies providing
services at the Paris sessions have committed to, within the framework of the overall sustainability
strategy of the conference.