New Year's Eve fireworks

Meeting: 
MQT on 2018-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2018
Reference: 
2018/0149
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How much did the London New Year's Eve fireworks cost and what was the revenue generated from ticket sales?

Answer

Answer for New Year's Eve fireworks

Answer for New Year's Eve fireworks

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The total cost of the 2017 London New Year's Eve Fireworks was in the region of £3,150,000. This included all production, creative, crowd management, ticketing and marketing costs.

The total net ticketing revenue to GLA from ticket sales, taking into account VAT is approximately £858,333