As Hannover Messe Ankiros Fuarcilik A.S., we care about the health and safety of all our exhibitors, visitors and workers. We would like you to know that we will implement all rules and regulations of the Ministry of Health, Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB) and the Fair ground carefully for you to have a healthy and productive fair experience. At the entrance to the fair area, it is obligatory for Turkish citizens to have a HES code.

According to the circular issued by the Ministry of Internal Affairs;

You must provide one of the following when entering mass event areas such as fairgrounds and symposiums.

  • Having had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days before attending.
  • Having had COVID-19 in the last six months
  • A negative COVID – 19 Test result, which must be taken within 48 hours of your arrival

How to get HES code for international Participants?

If you don’t have any Turkish GSM number as a foreign visitor, you can get your HES Code with sending your passport information by SMS by using your phone to +90555 944 3821 including HES, nationality, passport serial number, year of birth and surname, same as the example above.


  • HES code (if applies) and body temperature will be checked at the entrance to the fair ground. Persons whose body temperature is above 38 degrees or who show symptoms of illness will not be admitted to the fairground and will be directed to the nearest health institution.
  • To reduce the crowd at the entrances to the fairground, the online visitor registration system will be kept active until the last visiting day. Visitors will be able to register contactless and fast with online registration. If it is necessary to wait in line, a limited number of visitors will be allowed inside the entrance and will keep waiting distance of 1-1.5 m.
  • There will be separate turnstiles to enter and exit the fair ground.
  • The turnstiles will be passed alternately by the visitors after permission is given by the security. This application arranges the passage one by one and a fast pass from the other turnstile. With this arrangement, entry procedures and visitor flow will be controlled.
  • The corridors will be increased to at least 3 meters and will be divided with distance warning signs in accordance with planning one-way direction.


  • The use of masks is mandatory in the fairground. A sufficient number of masks will be available at the hygiene points to be used when necessary.
  • According to the regulations of the Ministry of Health, disinfectants with “Biocidal Product License” will be available at the entrances and corridors of the fair ground.
  • Lidded waste bins will be available in the fair ground for hygienic waste.
  • Contactless credit card should be preferred for purchases made for any reason within the fairground.


  • According to the rules and regulations for the indoor exhibitions, consumption of food and beverages other than packaged water / soft drinks is prohibited, except in the restaurants and cafeterias in the fair ground.