Irish Travel Agents Association call for COVID-19 tests before flight departures

DATE: 24 September 2020

The ITAA support systematic COVID-19 testing before passengers board departing flights Dublin, 24 September 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have called for the development and implementation of routine COVID-19 testing for passengers boarding flights out of the country, as an alternative to quarantine measures upon arrival at their destination. The Association believe that…

Irish Travel Agents Association statement regarding Resilience Recovery plan

DATE: 15 September 2020

Dublin, 15 September 2020     The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have expressed their disappointment in relation to the Government’s six month Resilience and Recovery plan for living with COVID-19, stating that nothing has changed regarding the current situation for the Irish travel sector. The ITAA believe that there has been a lack of clarity on…

Irish Travel Agents call for Government support for Irish travel sector

DATE: 9 September 2020

The ITAA are seeking assistance from the Government to aid travel agents in post-COVID recovery Dublin, 9 September 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is calling on the Government to provide supports for travel agents who are struggling as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ITAA have consistently voiced their concerns regarding the…

Irish Travel Agents concerned by the impact of COVID-19 on the Irish travel industry

DATE: 31 August 2020

The ITAA are seeking assistance from the Government to aid travel agents in post-Covid recovery Dublin, 27 August 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have voiced their concerns regarding the impact that the COVID-19 crisis is having on travel agents throughout the country, and are calling for assistance from Government to help repair some…

Irish Travel Agents Association seek clarity on rules for travel ‘green list’ of countries

DATE: 22 July 2020

The ITAA believe that, a ‘green list’ of countries approved for travel is meaningless unless current travel restrictions are lifted. Dublin, 21 July 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) is calling for clarity on the ‘green list’ of countries approved for international travel, stating that unless current travel restrictions are lifted, the publication of…

Irish Travel Agents Association welcome the Aviation Recovery Taskforce Final Report relating to travel restrictions amid COVID-19 pandemic

DATE: 13 July 2020

The ITAA calls on the Government to implement recommendations from both Final & Interim Report Dublin, 10 July 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed the publication of the final report of the Aviation Recovery Taskforce which was published today and the recommendations within. However, the Association had anticipated that the interim recommendations…

ITAA CONCILIATION PROCEDURE

DATE: 3 July 2020

If you have a dispute with an ITAA member, the ITAA Conciliation Procedure offers a process which you may wish to avail of to settle your dispute. The ITAA Conciliation Procedure allows the parties to the dispute the freedom to explore ways of settling a dispute with the assistance of an independent, impartial person –…

Irish Travel Agents Association respond to Government advice on travel restrictions amid COVID-19 pandemic

DATE: 1 July 2020

The ITAA believe that the ban on non-essential travel should be lifted, and are seeking clarity for their customers on current restrictions. Dublin, 30 June 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has again called for clarity from the Government on the current COVID-19 travel restrictions, stating that Ireland is now standing alone in Europe…

Irish Travel Agents Association support the lifting of the non-essential travel ban

DATE: 25 June 2020

Dublin, 23 June 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed recommendations contained in an interim report from the specially convened Aviation Recovery Taskforce, stating that restrictions on non-essential travel in and out of Ireland should be lifted by July 1st. The ITAA also supports the Taskforce’s suggestion that incoming travellers to Ireland should…

Irish Travel Agents Association welcome State guarantee from Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

DATE: 19 June 2020

Dublin, 19 June 2020    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have responded positively to an announcement made today by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, stating that special Covid-19 Refund Credit Notes issued by Irish licensed Travel Agents and Tour Operators will be protected by a State guarantee.This guarantee will protect the cash value…