Accreditation Elements for Category B Travel Agencies:

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The Interprofessional Federation of Tunisian Tourism (FiTT) guarantees the conformity of accredited companies with the following criteria and conditions


Type B travel agency definition:
Category "B" travel agency activities are:
  • - Booking and sale of stays in tourist establishments.
  • - The sale of tickets of any kind,
  • - Representing an "A" travel agency to provide these services on its behalf.
Accreditation elements of a Type B travel agency:
  • - Have a capital of 30 000 (thirty thousand) Tunisian Dinars
  • - To have an uninterrupted bank guarantee as a guarantee of his professional obligations worth the amount of 25 000 (twenty-five thousand) Tunisian Dinars. This deposit would be withdrawn, if necessary, at the request of the Tunisian National Tourist Office, and this in order to cover the amounts due in case of non-execution of the travel agency of its commitments towards customers
  • - Take out an insurance policy covering his professional civil liability
  • - Owning or renting commercial premises to house the headquarters and activity of the establishment
  • - Hold a license or agreement issued by the Ministry of Tourism and the Tunisian National Tourist Office
  • - To be registered in the Tunisian Trade Register: with precision of the type of activity, the registration number and the date of creation
  • - Have a tax code
  • - Be a member of the IFTT (Interprofessional Federation of Tunisian Tourism) or FTAV (Tunisian Federation of Travel Agencies)
  • - Proving the employment of staff trained in the travel agency business
  • - Proving the employment of a staff member of the National Social Security Fund