TPA (TRAVEL PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION): A LABEL OF QUALITY AND PROFESSIONALISM AND A GUARANTEE FUND
- Our Association :
Travel Professional Association is a Swiss association of travel retailers and tour operators offering its members a security cover for the consumer’s funds in accordance with the requirements of the Swiss Package Travel Act (LVF, RS 944.3), in particular article 18 LVF. In accordance with its statutory aims, TPA is committed to better defending the interests of travel professionals. But it also looks after the traveller’s interests. In particular by offering coverage for individual services. You will find all the details in our statutes and regulations.
- Our Guarantee Fund: Check before you book
. Does the travel agency you want to book your holiday with belong to one of the three Swiss guarantee funds? This is the question that every consumer should ask himself if he wants to be assured before his trip that the service he has paid for will be provided in full.
. All TPA members belong to either the TPA Guarantee Fund, the Guarantee Fund of the Swiss Travel Industry (FDG) or Swiss Travel Security (STS).
. The local travel agency pages mention for each agency the fund with which your deposit is secured. Moreover, our members automatically subscribe to a charter, a guarantee of quality and security.
. TPA makes sure to avoid as much as possible any problem in the elaboration of your trip and during the trip, by ensuring the reliability and the competence of its members who are subjected to strict and regular controls.For information: List of TPA members