British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships | Terms and conditions

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Conditions Of Entry

This ticket is issued subject to the Conditions of Entry published by the LTA and displayed at the Venue and at www.LTA.org.uk/britishopen, which include the following.

1. This ticket is issued to view such matches as may be played on the designated day. Play start times are variable and will be advertised at www.LTA.org.uk/britishopen. However the start of play is at the sole discretion of the tournament management and is subject to weather or other conditions.  For up-to-date details of start times and to check the scheduled order of play, please visit www.LTA.org.uk/britishopen or check @the_LTA on Twitter.

2. The ticket remains the property of the LTA at all times. 

3. Ticket holders may be subject to security checks that may include body and bag and/or vehicle searches at the entrances to and throughout the Venue. The LTA and Nottingham City Council cannot take responsibility for personal property brought onto the Venue.

4. The LTA and Nottingham City Council are entitled to refuse admission or re-admission to, or to eject from, the Venue any person.

5. Babes in arms, children aged under five and prams are not permitted in any grandstand seating. Children aged under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.

6. No dogs are allowed in the Venue, except for registered guide and assistance dogs. 

7. Smoking (including e-cigarettes) is only permitted in the designated area. Alcohol may be brought into the Venue but is limited to the equivalent of one bottle of wine or Champagne (750ml) or two cans of beer (500ml) or two cans of premixed aperitifs per person. Bottles of spirits or fortified wines will not be allowed into the Venue. The consumption of alcohol is permitted only in authorised areas.  Glass containers are not permitted in the stands.

8. The following items are prohibited from the Venue:

  • any item which may be interpreted as a potential weapon, including sharp or pointed objects (e.g. knives, large corkscrews), pyrotechnics and 'personal protection' sprays;
  • bags larger than 16’’ x 12’’ x 12’’ (40cm x 30cm x 30cm);
  • drones, large flags (max. 2'x2') banners, rattles, klaxons, oversized hats or any items causing an obstruction or nuisance; and
  • all promotional or commercial items of whatever nature or items containing religious or political messaging including but not limited to banners, signs, symbols, marketing materials and leaflets (unless expressly authorised by the LTA).

Any such items will be confiscated and handed to security staff for disposal and ticket holders in possession of such items may be refused entry to or ejected from the Venue.

9. Mobile phones must be switched off or put on silent during play. Professional video and photographic equipment are not permitted on site. Photographic equipment with lenses of more than 300mm when extended are not permitted. Flash photography is forbidden. The use of laptops in the vicinity of the courts is not permitted.

10. Official filming and photography will take place during the tournament. Ticket holders should be aware that, by attending the tournament, they grant their permission to the LTA and its partners for their likeness and voice to be included on film and photographs and their exploitation and advertising without compensation or credit.

11. The Venue will close each day at a time notified by the LTA.

12. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the LTA and the Venue owner hereby exclude any liability for loss, injury or damage to persons/property in or around the Venue. Neither the LTA nor Nottingham City Council shall be responsible for any interrupted and/or restricted view.

13. No ticket holder or spectator may: (a) continually collect, disseminate, transmit, publish or release from the Venue any match scores or related statistical data during match play (from the commencement of a match through its conclusion for any commercial, betting or gambling purpose); and (b) film, photograph, broadcast, stream, publish, transmit and/or otherwise offer to the public (or assist any third party in offering to the public), on a live or on a delayed basis, in whole or in part, and whether on a free basis or subject to payment, any sound recording, photograph, video footage, motion picture, film and/or other audio-visual content captured by any means whatsoever at the Venue (except as is allowed in the Tournament Accreditation Policy). The continual use of laptop computers or other handheld electronic devices within the confines (spectator area) of the tournament match courts is prohibited. The exception to this provision is properly credentialed media, tournament vendors and tournament staff when used in the performance of their duties.