Rules in Chernobyl
1. You can not visit Chernobyl if you are less than 18 years old;
2. You can not enter the exclusion zone without your valid passport;
3. You can not violate the dress code (open-type shoes, shorts, trousers, skirts);
4. You can not come inside of the buildings.
FOR FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC DELEGATIONS TO BE COMPLIED WITH DURING THEIR VISIT TO
THE EXCLUSION ZONE AND THE ZONE OF ABSOLUTE (MANDATORY) RESETTLEMENT
The personal radiation or dosimetry control shall be performed in the premises
of Chornobylinterinform Agency - State funded Enterprise, at 'Dytyatki'
dosimetry control checkpoint when leaving the exclusion zone, and also,
additionally, en-route by the officer responsible for the escort of the
delegation and support of the visit.
When visiting the exclusion zone all foreign and Ukrainian nationals shall be
obliged to comply with the radiation safety rules and to follow strictly the
approved program of the visit, as well as to move around only according to the
Availability of the passport shall be required to cross the border of the
exclusion zone at 'Dytyatki' police and dosimetry control checkpoint.
During the visit to the exclusion zone it is totally prohibited to:
Carry any kind of weapons;
Drink liquors or take drugs;
Have meal and smoke in the open air;
Touch any structures or vegetation;
Sit or place photo and video equipment on the ground;
Take any items outside the zone;
Violate the dress code (open-type shoes, shorts, trousers, skirts);
Stay in the exclusion zone without the officer responsible for the envoy.
All instructions of the envoy officer, who is responsible for visitors'
radiation and physical safety, shall be binding for visitors. Photographing
and filming on the designated route shall be subject to authorization of the
envoy officer. Foreign and Ukrainian nationals, who visit the exclusion zone
voluntarily with any purpose, shall be aware of the fact that, while staying
in the exclusion zone, they will be subject to external and internal exposure
as ? result of radioactive contamination of the environment (air, soil, water
objects, and also buildings, transportation facilities, equipment, etc.).
Accordingly, I, participant of the delegation coming to the exclusion zone on
the study tour agree that the State Department - Administration of the
exclusion zone shall not be liable for possible further deterioration of my
health as the result of the visit to the exclusion zone. If my private car,
or photo, or video equipment get radioactively contaminated, I will lodge no
claims against the State Department - Administration of the exclusion zone
therefore. Agreed and accepted. Undertake to observe the above stated rules.