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Fair Ticketing Alliance Press Releases


16 August 2021 – The Fair Ticketing Alliance (FTA) has welcomed a report by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) that calls for stricter rules in secondary ticketing [Read more here]

27 November 2018 – Response by Fair Ticketing Alliance to CMA/VIAGOGO Court Order: Fair Ticketing Alliance supports court ruling to make Viagogo more transparent to fans. [Read more here]

15 June 2018  Fair Ticketing Alliance launches tough new Code of Practice to protect consumers and raise industry standards: The Fair Ticketing Alliance (FTA) today launches a tough, new industry Code of Practice to build greater trust with live entertainment and music fans and help raise the ethical standards of the secondary ticketing sector. [Read more here]

2 May 2018 – Fair Ticketing Alliance campaign welcomes Parliamentary debate on secondary ticketing: The Fair Ticketing Alliance campaign today congratulated Pete Wishart MP on securing a Parliamentary Debate on the key issue of secondary ticketing. [Read more here]

25 April 2018  Fair Ticketing Alliance “delighted” that tough CMA enforcement action has encouraged reforms by secondary website platforms: The Fair Ticketing Alliance (FTA), which brings together responsible secondary ticket operators, has today welcomed commitments from three of the four major secondary ticketing website platforms to comply fully with the law after enforcement action from the Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA). [Read more here]

23 April 2018 – Fair Ticketing Alliance welcomes moves by the Government to ban bots: The Fair Ticketing Alliance, which brings together responsible secondary ticket operators, has today welcomed plans by the Government to outlaw automated software to bulk buy tickets for resale on secondary ticketing website platforms. [Read more here]

16 April 2018  Fair Ticketing Alliance campaign launched to speak out in favour of responsible, secondary ticket operators: Today sees the launch of the newly created Fair Ticketing Alliance to campaign for a fair, trustworthy and flexible ticket market that works for all live entertainment fans. [Read more here]