Ticket touting

18Exception for certain advertisers etc.

A person (“A”) who advertises that a Games ticket is available for purchase from, or makes a ticket available for sale by, another person (“B”) does not commit a touting offence if—

(a)the proposed ticket sale would constitute a touting offence only because B intends to—

(i)sell the ticket for an amount exceeding the ticket’s face value, or

(ii)make a profit as a result of the sale, and

(b)A does not, and could not reasonably be expected to, know B’s intention.