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Legislation & Resources


Travel Industry Act, 2002  and Ontario Regulation 26/05

Travel Industry Act, 2002 and Ontario Regulation 26/05TICO administers the Ontario Travel Industry Act, 2002 and Regulation 26/05, which governs and sets standards for all travel retailers and travel wholesalers in the province of Ontario.

TICO Registration

If you are considering opening a new travel retail or travel wholesale business in Ontario, then you should be aware that all travel retailers (agencies) and travel wholesalers (tour operators) selling travel services in and from the Province of Ontario must be registered with TICO.

Complete TICO Registration Kit [zip] (zip utility)

Need to make a change to an existing TICO Registration or opening a new branch office?


Industry Guidelines

Not sure about what your company’s responsibilities are under the Act and Regulation?  The following Guidelines should be helpful to you:


TICO Annual Report

TICO RegistrationThe Travel Industry Council of Ontario prepares an Annual Report outlining its activities and performance, and provides a financial report for each fiscal year. Learn more about TICO's progress by reviewing its Annual Reports.


TICO Business Plan

Each year the Travel Industry Council of Ontario develops a Business Plan setting out its accomplishments and business objectives. Stay informed about TICO's future goals and objectives by reviewing its Business Plans.


Education Standards Study Manual and Proctor’s Guide

If you are preparing to write the exam to meet TICO’s Education Standard or considing to proctor an exam, the following downloads will assist you:


TICO Talk Newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest Industry news and issues by checking out the latest issue of TICO Talk, TICO’s quarterly newsletter.