Accreditation Requirements

Key requirements

  • Proof of legal form of business
  • Proof of commitment to travel business via sales & financial standing
  • Fiduciary responsibilities
  • Ethical responsibilities
  • Qualified staff
  • State and local licensing
  • Errors and Omissions (E&O) insurance*

*) Note: E&O Insurance policy will be waived if ONE of the following requirements are met (waiver is included in the application package).
1st Option. Agent has 2 years experience (proof will be required) , or
2nd Option. Agent is certified in one of the following:
    - IATA/ARC Training Certificate
    - ARC Specialist Certification
    - Certified Travel Associate Program (CTA)
    - Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)
    - Certification in Meeting Management (CMM)
    - Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP)

Accreditation Fees

  • Head Office (HO) & Branch (BR) $ 247.00
  • Corporate Travel Department (CTD) - HO & BR $ 410.00

All fees are in US dollars and are non-refundable. Being not for profit, our fees have been kept at a minimum affordable level!

Once accredited, you will receive:
    - A unique and globally recognized IATA Code
    - A letter reflecting the agency's date of accreditation
    - The official IATAN Certificate of Accreditation
    - A guide on how to order the IATA/IATAN ID Card