Ian Allan Travel is financially protected with the leading travel industry organisations:
- Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA)
- The International Air Transport Association (IATA)
- Air Travel Organisers’ Licence (ATOL)
- Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC)
Not only does this give us a global presence, it gives you assurance and peace of mind that we operate under and adhere to strict codes of practice.
And we are active members of the following travel industry organisations which gives us excellent global reach through local partners who share our values. The local knowledge we gain through these partners enables us to give valuable information to our customers.
Guild of Travel Management Companies – our Chairman, Paul Allan, has been an elected member of the Guild’s executive committee since 1987.
This highly influential body has become the industry’s seal of quality and a guarantee of high standards. As a Guild agency we are kept up-to-date with the rapid advance of technology in the travel industry. This enables us to continually innovate and develop our service.
The GTMC Hotel Guide offers special rates at an extensive range of hotels world-wide, so we can always offer you the best prices.
The International Travel Partnership is one of the world’s most experienced networked alliances of independent travel management companies, all with growing portfolios of multinational business travel clients. Working with like-minded partners in this consortium gives us a global reach and presence.
The Institute of Travel and Meetings is the leading professional body for buyers, managers and suppliers of business travel and meetings in the UK and Ireland. It promotes best practice and benchmarking among its members as well as developing individual and collective expertise through its structured education and research programme. Membership also gives us access to a wealth of business travel research as well as best practice sharing.
The Association of Corporate Travel Executives is a global organisation with members in more than 100 countries. It pioneers educational and technological advances that make business travel productive, cost-effective and straightforward. ACTE advocacy and initiatives support changes in safety and security, privacy, duty of care and compliance.