Members can access ABTA's online training tool on FCO travel advice to find support on making customers aware of such advice.
ABTA is reminding holidaymakers to check Foreign and Commonwealth Office Travel Advice ahead of their holiday.
ABTA recently hosted IATA’s briefing for UK agents on getting ready for the implementation of NewGenISS (NGI).
Alex Padfield, Director, Hextalls explains how to update customer T&Cs under the new regulations.
ABTA and the FCO are urging holidaymakers to avoid taking risks on hotel balconies when abroad this summer.
Find out why you should attend ABTA’s second Future Talent in Travel conference in London on 3 July.
This year’s ABTA Aviation Forum is taking place on Monday, 11 June 2018 at ABTA in London.
Our annual sustainability campaign, Make Holidays Greener (MHG), launches today with a ‘Say no to plastic’ theme.
The annual campaign launches today with a call to action to ‘say no to plastic'.
Nominations are now open for election to the Council of Regions, to take effect from the AGM on 19 July 2018.
According to the Institute of Customer Service’s latest UK Customer Satisfaction Index there is some good news!
Rhys Griffiths, Partner, Fieldfisher writes for Travel Law Today – Spring 2018 edition on Monarch and lessons learnt.
Read ABTA's statement here.
As we approach the busy summer holiday season, the latest industry figures from GFK make for positive reading.
Health, medical issues, safety and security main worries for managers sending staff on business trips.
Joanna Kolatsis, Partner, Head of Aviation and Travel, Hill Dickinson LLP on the new PTR.
The Department for Transport has published the government’s response to the recent ATOL consultation.
Ahead of ABTA’s Solo Travel Conference, we find out from Phil Harper at Lonely Planet why solo travel is growing.
ABTA held its 20th annual Travel Law Seminar this week, hosted by K&L Gates.
ABTA releases limited number of tickets for Travel Matters event in June.
Alexandra Cooke, Commercial, IP and Technology Associate, Hamlins LLP, an ABTA Partner on GDPR.
ABTA is encouraging its Members to use an ABTA template letter to lobby their local MP.
Mark Tanzer comments on ABTA's online FCO training module.
Registration for The Travel Convention is open with a discounted Early Bird registration fee available to until the end of June.
The UK’s first independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner will address attendees at ABTA’s second annual Sustainable Travel event.
Your Year at ABTA provides a snapshot of the activity that ABTA has conducted on behalf of our Members over the last 12 months.
ABTA is announcing changes to its arbitration scheme.
Important information for all ABTA Members about the Package Travel Regulations.
Find out more about ABTA's event in London on 20 June.
ABTA warns that holidaymakers are travelling without the necessary insurance.
This week ABTA has launched the latest phase of its Travel with Confidence campaign – targeting 18-35 year olds.
Please use the template provided to write to your local MP.
Find out more about our Advanced Travel Marketing seminar in Manchester on 24 May.
ABTA targets the 18-35 leisure market as part of its 2018 Travel with confidence national advertising campaign.
Important information for all ABTA Members on data protection.
ABTA has released a discussion paper for Members to provide feedback and comments on by 10 May.
Simon Bunce, ABTA’s Director of Legal Affairs, explains why attending this year’s Travel Law Seminar is more important than ever.
Plastic will be the theme for this year’s Make Holidays Greener.
After much anticipation, the Package Travel Regulations were published on the Government’s website earlier this week.
A limited number of complimentary places are still available for Members this year.
Make Holidays Greener is returning for 2018, led by ABTA in partnership with Travelife for Hotels & Accommodations.
Applications are open for the ‘Best creative use of ABTA branding’ award at the Travel Brits 2018.
ABTA is targeting business travel buyers for the first time with a dedicated Travel with Confidence online advertising campaign.
Read ABTA's statement.
Over the weekend we launched our annual travel fraud campaign with our partners City Of London Police and Get Safe Online.
Find out more about ABTA's Accessible Travel Seminar.
The Government has published its response to the Aviation Strategy Call for Evidence launched in the last quarter of 2017.
ABTA – the Travel Association responds to Government announcement on changes to Package Travel Regulations
The changes will see more travel arrangements becoming packages from 1 July.
From January to March, 14 new Members and 11 new Partners joined ABTA.
We're pleased to announce that Nicola Pearce from Leeds Beckett University has been chosen as ABTA’s latest intern.
Payment Systems Regulator launches review – reminder to submit evidence.
Read Mark Tanzer's comments on the Government review into airline insolvency.
ABTA – the Travel Association has responded to the Government’s announcement which outlines the Airline Insolvency Review.
Find out more about our first Mergers and Acquisitions in the Travel Industry seminar in London on 16 May.
ABTA partners with child welfare charity on updated online tool.
ABTA estimates 2.1 million British holidaymakers are set to head overseas over the Easter Bank Holiday.
We welcome the School Travel Forum’s (STF) decision to make ABTA membership a requirement of STF membership.
ABTA publishes its response to the Department for Transport and Civil Aviation Authority consultations on changes to ATOL.
Find out more about ABTA's inaugural conference on ‘HR and Workforce Planning in Travel’.
ABTA is a Business Superbrand for the 12th year running – and has been voted a Consumer Superbrand for the second year in a row.
ABTA's briefing will discuss what breixt means for the sector.
There is just 24 hours to share your feedback and insight with ABTA on the draft ATOL regulations and draft standard terms.
ABTA is delighted to announce the launch of its new event focusing on the solo travel market.
Building on ABTA's work with Members, we have signed up to the Roundtable for Human Rights.
Read our press release here.
ABTA is encouraging Members to submit evidence of violations of the Interchange Fee Regulation (IFR).
We will be closing the ABTA office early today due to severe weather conditions. Find out more for our customer advice line.
See travel advice to customers travelling during the extreme weather conditions being experienced throughout the UK.
The draft ATOL Regulations and consultation on ATOL standard terms have now been published.
ABTA is delighted to announce that its first international health and safety conference will take place in London.
ABTA is supporting Members’ staff with new online training for Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) travel advice.
ABTA has launched a new Handling Cruise Complaints Workshop to be held in central London on Wednesday 18 April.
28% of managers will be employing services of a TMC to protect their travelling staff’s personal data after GDPR comes into force.
Derek Jones, CEO of DER Touristik UK Ltd, is to join the ABTA Board of Directors with immediate effect.
With the new Package Travel Regulations due to be published after Easter, ABTA is delighted to announce a new practical seminar.
ABTA has awarded Waterfront Publishing the licence to publish ABTA Magazine, along with a portfolio of print and digital products.
ABTA is returning to Manchester in March to run two of our popular core skills events.
By Luay Alfaham, Senior Partner Networks Manager, Home Office.
Over four in five (84%) managers say that membership of ABTA is important or very important when they select a TMC.
Ian Skuse, Partner of Blake Morgan reflects of the challenges for Travel Management Companies
These events fall at a crucial time for the travel industry, and I encourage as many of you as possible to reserve your free place
ABTA reiterates how travel companies can prepare to meet the new General Data Protection Regulation.
Discover some of the top issues propelling accessibility into the spotlight.
Clare de Bono, Director of Product and Innovation, Amadeus UK & Ireland asks: "is your mobile offering keeping pace?"
Nick Williams from Sapphire Systems, an ABTA Partner, discusses how travel companies can use Business Intelligence for growth.
This week we have written to the Treasury Minister calling for an urgent review of the UK card payments market.
ABTA responds to DCMS report on 'The potential impact of Brexit on the creative industries, tourism and the digital single market'