Licensing of Ticket Sellers

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments

Comment By: 
Monday, October 2, 2017
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Statement of Basis and Purpose of Proposed Rule

The City Council enacted Local Law 80 for the Year 2016, adding Subchapter 33 to Title 20 of the New York City Administrative Code to require ticket sellers in New York City to be licensed and regulated by the Department of Consumer Affairs.

These proposed rules establish requirements to implement the Law. Specifically, the rules establish:

  • Record-keeping requirements.
  • A schedule of fixed penalties for violations of the ticket seller law and rules.


Public Hearing


Public Hearing Date: 
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 10:00am

Casey Adams, 212-436-0095,

NYC Department of Consumer Affairs
42 Broadway 5th Floor
New, NY 10004