Online submission form: Ticket reselling consultation


We are seeking feedback on the discussion paper to address ticket reselling issues.

We welcome your views on your experiences and the options contained in this paper, as your submissions will help to inform our final findings and recommendations to the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.

The following online submission form asks you to provide some submitter information first, before moving onto the options being considered in the paper. You can type your views on as many or as few options as you wish.

Thing to note before you start

  • This form is for anyone who would like to provide high level comments. Please use the detailed submission template [DOCX, 30 KB] to respond to the consultation in more detail.  
  • We only accept one submission per person or organisation.
  • Your submission can only be completed in one session, as our online form does not have a save or pause function. You may wish to prepare a submission ahead of time, so you can cut and paste it into the online form.
  • The online form is in plain text only to help our submissions analysis. It does not have the ability to copy headings, bullet points, bolding, underlining, images or graphs etc.

If you need a quick list of the options to help prepare your answers, you can access a consumer summary of the paper [PDF, 400KB](external link).

For the full discussion document and more information: Ticket reselling in New Zealand.

Submitter category
Terms & conditions
  • All submissions will be due by Thursday 18 April 5pm. Submissions received after this time are unlikely to be considered.
  • Please note you will need to fill this online form out in one session as there is no save or pause function.
  • We ask that your submissions are short, clear and indicate whether you favour the option (yes or no) and briefly why (including your views on the pros and cons of each option).
  • Please make sure you have included all of your information in one submission, and clearly indicate which option you are commenting on.
  • If you have difficulty using the online form, or wish to make a confidential submission (in either .doc or .pdf format) please contact us on link)
  • Submissions will be published on the MBIE website, in compliance with the Official Information Request 1982 and the Privacy Act 1993.

They will be publically available in June 2019.

Do you accept these terms & conditions?

Your experiences with ticket resale

Have you experienced problems with ticket resale?

Your views on the issues

Are these problems serious enough to require changes to the law or industry practices?

Your views on the options, and the pros and cons

Price cap on resale tickets:

Anything else to add?

Review your submission

You can review your submission before pushing the 'Send your submission' button, by navigating through each section page to edit any text.  

Once you hit submit, you will not be able to amend your submission. Please make sure you are happy with your responses before clicking submit.

If you wish to receive a copy of your submission, please email the team to request a copy.

Submissions will be published on the MBIE website in due course.