Article 26 Checking and guarding of the stadium - Safety and Security

UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

Content Type
Technical Regulations
Specific Regulations
Safety and Security
Enforcement Date
15 June 2019

The match organiser must ensure that:

  1. the stadium is guarded against unauthorised intrusion for an adequate period before the day of the match. This period should be defined in line with the generic risk assessment undertaken for the match by the match organiser and public authorities;

  2. a comprehensive security search of the stadium for unauthorised persons or prohibited objects/substances is carried out before spectators are admitted. This search should include the stadium roof.