Avocet Travel Management is a member of ABTA (P6956), giving you financial protection for your money when you buy a package holiday from us. (Please note that this protection does not apply to other travel arrangements, such as accommodation only.) When you book with an ABTA Member you can expect high service standards, fair terms of trading and accurate information. ABTA’s strict joining criteria for Members, code of conduct, customer helpline and complaints resolution scheme are all there to give you confidence and peace of mind when booking your travel arrangements. For more information contact ABTA, 30 Park Street, London SE1 9EQ, telephone 020 3117 0500, http://www.abta.com/.
WIN Global Travel Network
Avocet Travel Management are pleased to be members of WIN Global Travel Network. Represented in 70 countries, combining 6,000 travel agency locations worldwide and with an annual turnover in excess of US$15 billion gives our clients the global reach required in this ever-changing world. Using common technology throughout enables us to offer worldwide reporting, giving you consolidated data aggregation and analysis, the ability to offer local fares and availability and, of course, in-country support and advice. The WIN hotel programme generates over 5 million room nights per annum which in turn offers you consolidated hotel rates with associated discounts and added service benefits. For global companies wanting one central report system there really is only one way to WIN so please contact us for full service availabilities.
IATA (International Air Transport Association) is the trade association for the world’s airlines. It pulls together a reporting system to ensure airlines receive relevant money due from both other airlines and travel agents. Without IATA accreditation, any tickets purchased do not fall under the jurisdiction of IATA and are not necessarily covered by their rules and regulation which are enforced to protect the consumer. For more information, go to http://www.iata.org.
Advantage Travel Partnership
Avocet is a member of the Advantage Travel Partnership, the UK’s largest independent travel agent group. The leisure and business travel agents who are part of this group are each independently owned, but collectively (in the UK) produce over £3.2billon of travel sales per annum. Working closely with its members, Advantage not only offers the best tools to sell the best travel-related products, but also has the buying power of the largest travel agent. All clients are financially protected which, together with the ABTA, ATOL and IATA schemes, gives you total peace of mind when booking with Avocet Travel Management.
Holidays purchased through Avocet Travel Management are covered by the relevant operators ATOL scheme and certificates issued for your total financial protection.