Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games ticket ballot is open

September 8, 2021 | by Matt Halfpenny


The official Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games ticket ballot has opened today (8th September and remains so until 30 September – with boxing tickets among those up for grabs.

In total there will be more than one million tickets priced £22 or less available for the West Midlands sporting spectacular, held from Thursday 28th July to Monday 8th Aug 2022.

Tickets, however, start at £8 for under 16s and £15 for adults and you can apply for tickets for all of the 286 sessions of sport and also for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

Applicants will find out in October if you have been successful in securing tickets.

Please note that the only way to apply for tickets to Birmingham 2022 is through the website at

The competition schedule for all of the 19 sports and eight para sports is on the website, plus there is lots of information about the 14 venues too, allowing for advanced planning.

Keep up-to-date with the latest information regarding the Games via the hashtag #B2022 on social media.

During the West Midlands ballot, support from our partners and stakeholders really did make a difference and the response from local people was incredible, with thousands and thousands of people applying for tickets and many of our sessions in high demand.

We have a significant marketing and communications campaign planned for the next few weeks and this includes some media activity which we have organised to kick off the campaign on Wednesday.

There is lots of information about ticketing on the Birmingham 2022 website and these pages will of course be refreshed for Wednesday too, but do let me know if you have any questions about the ticket ballot or if you need any other assets.