Independent journalist

A journalist is a person who deals with the collection, processing, forming and classification of information to be published through the media and is employed at the publisher/broadcaster or independently pursues the activity of journalism – independent journalist.

The status of an independent journalist is acquired with the entry in the register of independent journalists at the Ministry of Culture, after the preliminary opinion of the registered professional organisation of journalists.

The minister responsible for culture issues the decision on the entry in the register.

Responsible: Ministry of Culture | Last updated: 27. 11. 2015