Strictly Come Dancing 2017 tickets: Be in the audience for this year's launch show

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Here's just how to get your hands on tickets for the Strictly Come Dancing 2017's launch show.

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 tickets are free but are given away randomly and there are loads of people who want them.

Back in 2015 a total of 5.2 million applied for tickets but less than 100,000 got the chance to take a seat over the series.

So good luck!

In order to be in with the chance of watching this year's Strictly Come Dancing launch show you need to register for the BBC's ticket random draw HERE.

You can apply for a maximum of two tickets, filmed at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood.

Registration is now open and will remain open until Sunday 6 August 2017 at 4pm after which the draws for tickets will be held and ticket winners notified.

The launch show will be recorded on Tuesday 5 September during which the celebrity line will be introduced, there will be a performance from last year's winners and the pro and celebrity pairings will be revealed.

Plus, this year will see the introduction of new judge Shirley Ballas.

Although no names are confirmed for Strictly 2017 just yet, rumoured stars include Dame Joan Collins, Good Morning Britain presenter Charlotte Hawkins, Gogglebox stars Steph and Dom Parker, Olympic gymnast Max Whitlock, footballer Frank Lampard and Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill.

There's also X Factor winner Alexandra Burke, Paralympian Ellie Simmonds, Robot Wars host Angela Scanlon, Bros singer Matt Goss, comic Joel Dommett and marathon runner Paula Radcliffe.

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