Every country that is a member of the European Radio Union can take part in the Eurovision Song Contest, including countries that are not within the European borders. The Netherlands and Switzerland will participate for the 62th time during ESC 2022, but Germany surpasses everything: they will participate for the 65th time.
Italy may organize the Eurovision Song Contest in 2022. After the victory of Måneskin in 2021, Italy is automatically placed for the grand final on Saturday. Just like Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom and France. They are just like Italy part of 'The Big Five' countries that make the biggest financial contribution to the festival. All other participants will have to compete in the semi-finals on a Tuesday and Thursday in May for a final spot.
The participants of Eurovision 2022 (with reservation)