These pages present all the relevant safety and
logistic information for your visit to the Joint Astronomy Centre.
Please read them carefully. Your support astronomer or contact staff is
available to answer any question you might have.
These pages are meant to complement the safety briefing that you will
receive from your support astronomer or your contact staff, and to
summarize the information that you should be familiar with during your
If you are a repeat visitor, you might find that you are already
familiar with the content of these pages. Nevertheless, we encourage
you to make sure that your information is up to date.
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The links below are the key ones to view for visiting observers. Further links can be found on the left hand panel.