All travel companies can apply to be an ABTA Member.
ABTA has been a trusted travel brand for more than 65 years. We are the UK’s leading travel association and have been voted a Business Superbrand for the past nine years.
Customers look for the ABTA logo when they book their holiday and travel arrangements, giving them confidence, high standards of service, fair terms of trading, accurate information and a simple and straightforward complaint handling service if something goes wrong.
Our Members benefit from free business support which includes an array of complimentary guidance notes on anything from model terms and conditions, to VAT; 24 hour operational bulletins; customer support helpline; and financial protection solutions.
Membership of ABTA also brings travel companies security; we lobby on their behalf, we’ll support them with crisis management and we're on hand for legal advice whenever they need it.
We're pleased to welcome the following 18 new Members who joined between October to December 2016:
AmaWaterways (UK) Transport Ltd | AmaWaterways Limited | Alternative Escapes Ltd | BRAVONEXT S.A. | Caribbean Biking Company Ltd | Destinology Ltd | Elite Travel Group Ltd | Golden Goose Travel Ltd | Hebridean Island Cruises Ltd | London Travel Agency Ltd | Railbookers UK Trading Ltd | Responsibletravel.com Ltd | Seawake Ltd | Ski 2 Ltd | Sploor Ltd | TG (Europe) Ltd | The Tignes Chalet Company Ltd | Zip Air Ltd
You need to understand your status when buying and selling travel services.
The requirements for becoming an ABTA Member will depend on whether you act as an agent and/or a principal.
The ABTA-ATOL Joint Administration Scheme is another great benefit of ABTA membership.