"Travel before you run out of time - Amrit Kaur"
The Travel Agents’ Association of New Zealand (TAANZ) is a self – regulating trade organisation representing the travel agent, travel broker and tour operator distribution system in New Zealand. TAANZ and its members promote the use of an Accredited Travel Advisor; quality standards, ethical business practices, safe travel, unbiased options and professionalism.
TAANZ works with its members to promote a Code of Ethics and Practice, and to stimulate, encourage and promote the desire to travel. They also work with ServiceIQ to train staff in the skills required for the 21st century – customer relations, selling skills, e-commerce, new technology, the law and the travel industry.
All members must meet strict membership and financial criteria and be subject to at least two financial reviews each year by the TAANZ Bonding Authority. All members participate in the TAANZ Bonding Scheme for the protection of the consumer.
All Independent Travel Advisors are bonded members of TAANZ, you can click here to refer to the TAANZ website.
International Air Transportation Association (IATA) is the global trade association for the world’s airlines, they support many areas of aviation activity (including global standards, airlines safety, security, efficiency and sustainability) and help formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues.
IATA accreditation permits the relationship between agents and airlines and gives airlines access to a worldwide network of reliably certified and recognized agent and VV
Being IATA accredited means that we are authorised to sell international and/or domestic tickets on behalf of all major airlines, you can click here to refer to IATA's website
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia is a leading cruise lines membership dedicated to the expansion and awareness of cruising worldwide. Members of the Cruise Lines International Association Australasia are those most qualified to provide professional cruise information and reservations. You can click here to find more on the CLIA website.
In line with this, all Independent Travel Advisors are members of CLIA and are constantly upskilling their knowledge on CLIA products and services.