The procedure to purchase a ticket of NMB48 theater

The price of the ticket (Tax included)

Team N / Team M / Team B II Performance Training member performance
General man 3,080 yen 2,080 yen
General woman 2,080 yen 1,080 yen
Elementary school or junior-high school student 2,080 yen 1,080 yen
Selling period
* In case of a credit card use After the result of draw and before 21:00 on the previous day of the performance

* In case of payment at the theater 2 hours to 30 minutes before the performance
The number of tickets sold
[Different from each applying type]
  1. General people: 90 tickets
  2. Those who live oversea
  3. Far-offs (those who don't live in Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo, Wakayama, Nara, or Shiga)
  4. Groups
  5. Ladies and kids: in total 48 tickets
  6. NMB48 Mobile dues-paying members: 100 tickets
  7. Entry privilege and free pass for the performance are to be issued according to applications
  8. 98/100 surefire privilege and 100/100 privilege for the performance are to be issued according to applications

[Different from each standby type]
  1. Standby tickets: 100 tickets
  2. Additional standby tickets are to be issued according to the cancellation in advance.

(This may change depending on the situation)

* This differs from performances. Some special performances may charge you differently.
For the detail, please check the application page.

* Pre-schooled kids are not permitted to enter in any way.


Elementary school students and junior-high school students can enter the theater with agreement of their parents. (Any document or note for that purpose is not necessary.)

About application for tickets and sales

In general, we begin to accept your applications for tickets of any applying type 11 days before the performance day. If so many applications come together, we draw lots to choose who wins seats.
For applications of far-offs and overseas, we accept them until 15:00 on 11 days before the performance, draw lots after that and get the result by 23:00. We send the notice of winning to the winners.
For applications of NMB48 Mobile dues-paying members and those who have privilege of entry or free pass and 98/100 surefire privilege and 100/100 privilege of the performance, we accept them until 15:00 4 days before the performance. Then, we draw lots by 23:00 on the day and send an e-mail to the winners.
For applications of general people, groups, and ladies and kids, we accept them 23:59 3 days before the performance and draw lots during 13:00 and 19:00 on the following day. Then, we send an e-mail to the winners.
(At the same time, we send an e-mail to notify some of standby privilege)

How to buy

Only the very person who won a seat can purchase the ticket via either of the followings.

@Use a credit card from you ”My page”
APay for the ticket at the theater on the day

@Use a credit card from you ”My page”

The very person who won a seat can purchase the ticket via a credit card on your ”My page”.
The payment should contain all the tickets, including that of your companions.
* Even when you've already paid for the ticket, we have to confirm your identity by an identity verification document at the theater on the day.

APay for the ticket at the theater on the day

Only the very person who won a seat can purchase the ticket at the theater on the day.

In either case, The ticket is available 2 hours to 30 minutes before the performance. The very person who won the seat must come to the information kiosk to buy the ticket.
(The order to sell the tickets is different from the order of entry; not first come, first served.)
When you come, please bring the following.

1. Please be ready to show the e-mail to notify you of winning (e.g., by printing out the e-mail) or your winning on the ticket center page on your phone display. If neither is available for you, please take a note of your winning number to show us.
2. An identity verification document with the face photo of the winner to confirm their identity.
* If you join as far-off, please bring a mail or parcel which has been delivered to your current residence within 2 month past .
* If you join as oversea, please bring a passport.

After the purchase of the ticket
Until the theater opens, please follow the instruction of staff not to disturb the neighbors.
(Please make a line in order of your winning number)

Entry
The winning number is divided according to the applying type.
The entry is done according to the applying type in order of the winning number. Please follow the instruction of staff.

1. For NMB48 Mobile dues-paying members, general people and those who use entry privilege or free pass and 98/100 surefire privilege and 100/100 privilege of the performance

* We send an e-mail to the winners of their winning.
There are two kinds of entry. We announce which is used when accepting applications and in the e-mail to notice you of your winning.

A. Entry in the order of the winning number
 If you've purchased the ticket within the period and made a line as staff guide,
 you will enter in the order of the winning numbers.

B. Entry in the order of the reference number
 If the tickets were sold at random, reference numbers were issued and you've made a line as staff guide,
 you will enter in the order of the reference numbers.

 * The history of the ticket center only shows your winning number and does not your reference number.
 * If winners come to the theater after the period to sell the ticket for winners is over and before beginning of selling the tickets for standby people, we don't draw lots; please make a line in the order of the reference number issued.
 * The reference number is not divided according to the applying type.
  (Therefore, some mobile members may enter later than other applying types.)
 * The winners can come to the counter and bind their number in order within them. (Upto 10-people group as a unit)


2. For far-offs (Those who don't live in Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo, Wakayama, Nara or Shiga)

We prepare special seats for far-offs.
(The far-off seat is optional. You can apply as general person.)
* If you win a seat, we send an e-mail to you to notice of your winning. Please bring a mail or parcel delivered to your current residence within 2 month past or residence certificate and an identity verification document with your address on.


3. For oversea

We prepare special seats for oversea.
* If you win a seat, we send an e-mail to you to notice of your winning. Please bring a passport.


4. For groups

We prepare special seats for groups. No extra seat will be made, so please get seated in order.
(You will be ushered by staff at the theater. If you apply by this applying type, you can't have another seat.)


5. For Ladies and kids

We prepare special seats for ladies and elementary school students or junior-high school students. No extra seat will be made, so please get seated in order.
(You will be ushered by staff at the theater. If you apply by this applying type, you can't have another seat.)
(This special seat is optional. You can apply as general person.)


In any applying type, we have to confirm the identity of those who applied and his/her companion. Please bring an identity verification document with the face photo of theirs.
⇒As for an identity verification document, please check here:

About an identity verification document with the face photo of the person

As an identity verification document with your face photo on, the followings are valid by itself.

  1. ①Passport (Please write your address in advance)
  2. ②Driver's license
  3. ③Student Card
  4. ④My number card (Please use a special case not to reveal your number.)
  5. ⑤Basic Resident Register Card
  6. ⑥Physical Disability Certificate
  7. ⑦Alien Registration Card

The copy of the above is not valid. Please bring the original one.
My number notification card without your face photo on is not valid.
In case of certificate without your face photo on, two of the followings on which your name is printed are valid.
(Changeable)

  • ●Insurance card
  • ●Copy of residence certificate
  • ●Copy of family register
  • ●Extract of family register
  • ●Pension handbook

(Copy of them is not valid. The residence certificate, copy of family register and extract of family register should have been issued within 6 months past.)
If the contents of your application and the identity verification document does not match or the document is feigned, we have to decline your purchase and entry for good. We don't explain the norm to judge.
We have to prevent the tickets from being re-sold wrongly; therefore, we ask you to wear a wristband or to stamp a mark on the back of your hand. Your entry requires that you wear the wristband and have the ticket or that you have a stamp on the hand and have the ticket. If you lack either of them, we have to decline your entry.
If you join as far-off, please bring a mail or parcel which has been delivered to your current residence within 2 month past or residence certificate.
If you join as oversea, please bring a passport.
The order of entry should be from those whose number is smaller.
Children of preschooled age can't enter the theater (even with parents).
If somebody under age comes to see the performance, he/she should tell their parents that he/she will come to NMB48 theater and get their agreement. We never get involved in any trouble regarding this. Once this kind of trouble happens, we have to decline your entry for good.
If you come with a wheelchair, please contact us from ticketinfo@nmb48.com right after your winning.

Application for NMB48 Mobile membership

We prepare an applying type for NMB48 dues-paying members.
As a result of this lottery, if nobody won a seat, the seats will be available for general people.

For this application, please Sign in AKB48 Group Ticket Center with your AKB48 group ID and select the performance available to follow the procedure.

* If you are yet to register privilege on your AKB48 group ID, you can't use this applying type. Please check "Common questions" and follow the procedure to register privilege on your AKB48 group ID.

* Some performances have no special applying type for NMB48 members.

* This special applying type will not publish standby privilege, but you may get the privilege as general people.

* If you miss a seat as NMB48 mobile member, you will be automatically transferred to general people applying type.
(Therefore, in your history, you can't check your loss of a seat for NMB47 Mobile members.
If you want to apply as group, lady or kid, please cancel your application and apply by the applying type again.

* The application of AKB48 Group Ticket Center as NMB48 mobile members is a service to increase your chance to win a seat, but not to promise your seat.

Standby type

If somebody who has won a seat cancels his/her book, the tickets which should be sold will be available for somebody who is in a line at the time announced. Those whose number is smaller is the first. Thus, this standby ticket may be occasionally not available.

1. Standby privilege

For an application of standby privilege, please select you want to be standby or not at your application as general people or NMB48 Mobile dues-paying member.
From those who selected "Want to be standby", we draw lots to determine who wins a seat.
The e-mail to notice you of your standby winning will be sent 4 days before the performance during 13:00 and 23:00 at the same time as an e-mail of winning notice.
The tickets which were not cancelled in advance but whose winner has not come will be available for standby people on the day. Please make a line at the specified place 5 minutes before the theater opens.
* We have to confirm your identity on the day.
⇒As for an identity verification document, please check here:


2. Additional standby privilege

We announce that the privilege is available during 20:00 of the previous day of the performance and 8:59 of the day of the performance in general.
The e-mail to notice you of your additional standby winning will be sent during 9:00 and 13:00 on the day of the performance.
Additional standby winners will be next to standby winners in order of the number on the day.
This privilege is issued according to the number of prior cancellations; therefore, this privilege may be not issued.

Caution

* Only one AKB48 group ID can apply for NMB48 theater performance via AKB48 Group Ticket Center.
If we confirm that you've used more than one ID to apply for performances, we have to decline your entry regardless of any reasons or excuses.

* The ticket is available during the specified period on the day. If you come late, you will miss the opportunity and the ticket you should've buy will be available for somebody standby.

* One performance can accept one applying type; please don't be a companion of another representative who use another applying type if you've already applied for the performance.

* If you can't make it although you've won a seat, please Sign in AKB48 Group Ticket Center and cancel your application from your My page.
If one or more of your companions have to cancel his/her book, please follow the procedure from your My page, "Cancellation of the book of your companion's".
If you cancel your application, all the people included in the application lose the privilege. This operation is irreversible. If you've applied for a performance as a group but your companion could not make it and leave you alone, you can't buy your ticket alone.
If you cancel your application without this procedure many times, you may get some penalties about your result of draw.

* The privilege of winning, standby winning or additional winning is by no means to be given to somebody else, including your family.
If we confirm your wrongness, we have to decline your entry to the theater for good.

About applying type and reception schedule

The reception schedule is different from far-offs, from oversea, NMB48 Mobile members, Couples, Ladies and Kids, and general people, Entry pass, Free pass for performance, those who use their 98/100 surefire privilege or 100/100 privilege.

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