The Travel Agent’s Handbook (TAH) is a binding document for all IATA Accredited Agents, it provides Agents and any interested applicants useful information such as:

  • The main requirements for IATA Accreditation and Appointment
  • The most important Passenger Agency Conference Resolutions that are applicable to their participation in the Passenger Agency Programme, such as the Passenger Agency Sales Rules
  • Local Financial Criteria that is applicable, by country

Local Financial Criteria

All Local Financial Criteria can be found in section 3 of the Handbook.

Changes to Local Financial Criteria or Resolutions Main Documents

Changes to Local Financial Criteria or Resolutions agreed after publication of the Travel Agent's Handbooks will be posted below where documents named “Adopted Mail Vote Axxx - [...]” are the original paper to the relevant criteria or Resolution, including the reason for change. Changes are shown in a marked up format to be easily identified.

These changes are binding to IATA Accredited Agents upon its effective date indicated in the document.

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131 documents available

Document title Language
Adopted Mail Vote A474 PAPGJC AIRLINE REPRESENTATION English
Adopted Mail Vote A475 APPOINTMENT OF AGENTS BY MEMBERS OR BSP AIRLINES English
Adopted Mail Vote A477 Amendment of Three Tests in Local Financial Criteria for HK English
Adopted Mail Vote A478 Changes to Local Financial Criteria - Korea English
Adopted Mail Vote A479 Extension of Temporary Local Financial Criteria - Australia English
Adopted Mail Vote A480 Temporary Local Financial Criteria - Belgium & Luxembourg English
Adopted Mail Vote A481 Temporary Local Financial Criteria - Greece English
Adopted Mail Vote A482 Temporary Local Financial Criteria - Latvia English
Adopted Mail Vote A483 Temporary Local Financial Criteria - Lithuania English
Adopted Mail Vote A484 Changes to Local Financial Criteria - Portugal English
Adopted Mail Vote A485 Changes to Local Financial Criteria - Ireland English
Adopted Mail Vote A486 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - RWANDA English
Adopted Mail Vote A487 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - SAUDI ARABIA English
Adopted Mail Vote A488 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - Brazil English
Adopted Mail Vote A489 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - Canada English
Adopted Mail Vote A490 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - Caribbean English
Adopted Mail Vote A491 EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY LOCAL FINANCIAL CRITERIA - Mexico English
Adopted Mail Vote A492 Implementation of Excess Void Charges - Azerbaijan English
Adopted Mail Vote A493 Implementation of Excess Void Charges - Bosnia and Herzegovina English
Adopted Mail Vote A494 Implementation of Excess Void Charges - Belgium English