WHO WE ARE
Enterprising Travel Agent's Association, (ETAA), is a professional association representing the RETAIL tour operator / travel industry in India. Conceived in 1996 & registered in 1998 with the ROC as a section 25 Company, as a non-profit organization by India's leading travel companies. It is the largest association of Non-IATA travel agents in the country and probably worldwide. An IATA agent can also be admitted in the Active Allied Member category without voting rights. We also accord membership to Tourism Boards, Airlines & other associates of The Travel & Tourism Industry in the Affiliate Member Category without voting rights. Thus, ETAA is the only National Body of Travel Agents that creates synergy among the Industry.
Our Members include travel agents and companies whose products they sell such as tours, cruises, hotels, car rentals, etc. We are the leading advocate for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public. ETAA is headquartered in Mumbai with Regional Chapters / Conveners all over India
There are many opportunities for you to discover within our community. As a fellow agent we look forward to welcoming you to become part of the ETAA fraternity, Which we are sure to benefit us mutually.
Benefits of Partnering with us...
- India's leading National Tour Operator's, Airlines, Hotels, Online Travel Agents (OTA) and other service providers to hold exclusive presentations for our Members.
- As a member you also have the opportunity to benefit of getting access to the IATA TIDS code which allows any member to be a part of the IATA non Airlines commission distribution Platform allowing you to access Hotel and International Car Rental Inventories at Preferred rates, This is provided you qualify and are approved TIDS by IATA Certification
- Conventions: ETAA held its 1st Domestic Convention in November 2011, giving an opportunity to suppliers and tourist boards to network with fellow members and friends. We have in our endeavour to create a complete travel / tour agent promise to create more and more such opportunities for our members to achieve what was once deemed unachievable. In the pipeline we envisage many such conventions and are in talks with various tourism boards Domestic and International to bring more opportunities to our members.
- International Agents: We have in our fold members from the international travel fraternity giving our members access to their prices and ground handling services. Allowing them a direct access to international partners worldwide and vice versa.
All the above mentioned benefits help you to take yourself much further in increasing the size of your business. By way of our efforts we have confirmed a win win partnership to our members by helping them in "SELLING - All products under one roof!!" . The other benefits for the same can be ascertained by contacting our National and Regional teams