admission payments


Senior Member
I found 'admission payments' is not commonly used? Is this a good collocation? Is the singular 'admission payment' also correct? Many thanks!

... infrastructure repairs that must be made over the next four years," Mr. Mayer said."And now the village is trying to divert an increase in our admission payments". The state statute that created the zoo prohibits admission fees from being ...(the New York Times)
  • Loob

    Senior Member
    English UK
    Well, it's understandable, and unremarkable. Though "admission fees" or "admission charges"* are probably the usual terms

    *Added. Or "entrance fees/charges".