Travel Industry Association of Canada (TIAC / AITC)
TIAC is responsible for representing tourism interests at the national level, and its advocacy work involves promoting and supporting policies, programs and activities that will benefit the sector's growth and development.
National Tour Association (NTA)
NTA is the leading business association for professionals serving customers traveling to, from and within North America. NTA leads the growth of travel to, from and within North America by creating and expanding business opportunities for our members.
Adventure Travel Trade Association
The ATTA is designed to be a force for the industry and exists to drive thought leadership, industry promotion, and opportunities to network and convene globally to create trade and business health.
Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC)
The Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada focuses on creating partnerships between associations, organizations, government departments, and industry leaders from across Canada to support the growth of Indigenous tourism in Canada and address the demand for development and marketing of authentic Indigenous experiences.
Hospitality Newfoundland & Labrador
Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador, established in 1983, is a non-profit membership association that leads, supports, represents, and enhances the province’s tourism industry.
United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA)
A professional, voluntary trade association created to promote integrity within the industry. Among USTOA's goals are to educate the travel industry, protect consumers and travel agents, foster a high level of professionalism, and promote and develop travel on a worldwide basis.
Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO)
An international association for expedition cruise operators operating in the Arctic and others with interests in this industry. AECO is dedicated to managing responsible, environmentally friendly and safe tourism in the Arctic and strives to set the highest possible operating standards.
Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO)
The Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) is an organization mandated by the Ontario government to administer the Ontario Travel Industry Act, 2002 and Ontario Regulation 26/05. TICO's mandate is to support the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services' mission of maintaining a fair, safe and informed marketplace.
At Adventure Canada, we pride ourselves in taking a leadership role in our field. We advocate for best practices as members of a number of groups that help ensure a sustainable, equitable future for adventure travel and for the communities and regions we visit.