What Are The Package Travel Regulations?


  1. The Package Travel Regulations (PTRs) are in place to protect consumer funds in the event of insolvency. Updated regulations were put in place on July 1st 2018.
  2. To be clear – whether you are offering domestic travel or international travel, you will still be considered to selling a package if you are selling more than one element.
  3. The definition of the package means the pre-arranged combination of at least two of the following elements when sold or offered for sale, at an inclusive price. The service would either exceed twenty-four hours or include overnight accommodation. Transport, accommodation, other tourist services not ancillary to transport or accommodation and accounting to a significant proportion of the package.
  4. Packages without flights also need to be Package Travel Regulation Compliant. Packages with flights also require ATOL protection.
  5. For a more complete overview, please visit our guide to the Package Travel Regulations.

Why Choose PTS for Package Travel Regulation Compliance?


  1. PTS offers its members full Package Travel Regulation Compliance in a simple and cost-effective model
  2.  The PTS trust account and insurance model allows PTS members to concentrate on sales, develop growth and increase customer satisfaction.
  3. In line with Package Travel Regulations you are able to pay funds from trust to a supplier prior to the event taking place as long as the funds are insured. PTS offer all members Supplier Failure Insurance.
  4. The PTS trust account model does not strangle a business’ cash flow. We allow any travel firm to grow and manage funds in a profitable manner.
  5. The PTS trust account is supported by an innovative, cloud-based software platform to allow all PTS members to manage their monies and business 24/7.

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