Below are a selection of links that can provide an array of travel related information.
Air Travel Organisers' Licensing
An ATOL stamp gives consumers peace of mind that the value of their booking is protected should the supplier of a journey fail. Again, like ABTA, any agency carrying the logo must meet stringent criteria. For more information on what you are protected on and how please click the logo.
Civil Aviation Authority
The Civil aviation authority was set up by parliament in 1972 in order to regulate air traffic services. It works towards ensuring aviation safety performance, protecting the interests of consumers and improving the industries environment standards.
International Air Transport Association
IATA is a trade association responsible for over 84% of worldwide air traffic. Is role is to formulate industry policies for the airline industry in order to promote safety and sustainability.
Established in 1976, Worldchoice is a travel consortium with over 800 members in the United Kingdom. By joining together members are able to use their business power to get the best rates from their supplier, which they in turn can pass on to the end customer. Not only that the consortium provides ongoing training to members ensuring they can attain high service standards.
Identity and Passport Service
The Identity and Passport service is responible for administering the civl registration process in the UK, including issuing passports.
NHS Travel Health
NHS travel health is the first place to call if you are I need of advice regarding travel vaccinations, tablets and treatment abroad. They offer up to date advice and safety tips for travel to remote areas.