Leipzig Media Service
FAQs for media representatives
In order to make your stay in Leipzig as pleasant and effective as possible, we are happy to assist you in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of your research. If you are dependent on public transport for your research, we can provide you with a free LEIPZIG CARD upon request. Please send us a copy of your press card.LEIPZIG CARD + LEIPZIG REGIO CARD
We are happy to send you a press kit with information material so that you can find out more about our city in advance. Our city map is available in 5 languages (German, English, French, Czech and Polish). Find our print products in digital format here:Brochures
We are happy to help you plan a personalised press trip that includes 2 nights' accommodation, meals and other itinerary items. We will also be happy to help you plan your itinerary, focusing on your magazine's preferred focus, such as the city of music, art and culture, or outdoor activities. Leipzig has so much to offer. If you would like to see for yourself, please send your press kit to: firstname.lastname@example.org
In public spaces (streets, squares, parks, etc.) you do not need a separate filming permit. In special cases, like the more than 25 passages, always ask the owner.
For municipal buildings and facilities such as schools, day care centres, youth clubs, public offices, etc., please send your request for filming permission to the City of Leipzig Communications Department.: email@example.com. Please include the following information:
- Purpose (medium, broadcast)
- Short summary of the production
- Interview requests
The Economic Development Office of the City of Leipzig offers a comprehensive service for film and television productions and is happy to assist in obtaining the necessary permits.
More information and a large selection of locations can be found here and in our overview file:Information on Film Permits in Leipzig
We are currently working on a press portal that will make it easier for you to download press images. In the meantime, please feel free to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Current and past statistics for the City of Leipzig are available from the Office for Statistics and Elections in the Leipzig Information System LIS (statistik.leipzig.de). The information also includes statistical periodicals and specialist publications that can be downloaded free of charge.