This section is updated with your questions received by email or via social networks.

I want to attend the contest in Lyon:

 1 - You are a professional in the food industry.

 2 - you are not professional and just want to support your team


  • 1 - You are a Professional :

Documents required :

What is required to prove that i'm a professionnal to come to the Sirha Trade Show ?

An international VAT number will be required to register.

The registration has to be made the SIRHA website, click on the link below (N°3):

Get some free invitations:

Please Note : you may get an invitation within your professionnal network (Suppliers, partners...), check if they are exhibiting at the Sirha Trade Show (The list wis available there:

Or contact your country's academy.

If you meet the slightest problem, let us know and we will check what we can do.

Our mail:

 2 - You are not a professionnel /you are a supporter :

As a supporter, you can get an invitation to the contest zone. To get an invitation, each supporter will have to click on the link below and type his dedicated promotion code. This code has been sent to the national academies. Don't hesitate to contact them to get your code.

To get the coordinates of your country's academy write us an e-mail with the team you are supporting. Our mail:

3-  Registration has to be made the SIRHA website, click on the link below:

Hôtels - Journey In LYON :

Sirha gathers a huge number of visitors. We recommend an early booking to get the best accommodation solutions. Do not hesitate to book your accomodation during Sirha through our partners  Revolugo and Magic Stay.

Information available here:


Why is France not a participant of the final in January 2019?


The winner of a final is not eligible to participate in the next contest..

France does not participate in the 2019 final because it won the cup in 2017.

According to the rules, the winner of the pastry cup can not participate in the contest that follows.


But the French pastry team will be in Lyon to attend the Finale and support all the teams.


How to participate to the contest ?

  •  as a candidate ?
To participate to the selection you must represent officially your country and therefore be a member of the team that comes to the competition. First, contact the academy of your country.
  • How can a team from a new country apply ?
In any case, you will have to apply through a technical file.
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