The services in charge of the formalities on taking up appointment will give new arrivals the information about formalities for applying for Swiss and French cards, emergency contacts, handling of bank accounts, etc.
Once the arrival formalities completed, they must report to the Experiment Secretariat or Departmental Secretariat. They will be shown their office, assisted with administrative tasks and introduced to the group leader, colleagues, work, and to the Department's activities.
Contractors' personnel working on the CERN site or coming to execute a contract will find information here.
If they come to CERN with their vehicle they must register it in Bldg. 55, 1-001.
Computer Account and e-mail address
Contact the IT Service Desk by calling 77777 to get a login and temporary password.
Follow the procedure via internet on the account management site :
Get an EDH password (Electronic Document handling system).
Computer security and safety courses for newcomers
For persons to be notified in case of serious accidents you must provide 2 emergency contacts: on EDH :
The Dosimetry Service organises the legally required personal dosimetry monitoring of individuals occupationally exposed to ionising radiation at CERN.
If you need to obtain a personal dosimeter, conditions and required documents are available here.