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Advisory - Ontario Government Releases Phase 1 Report of Travel Industry Act Review

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TICO wishes to advise all stakeholders that the Ministry of Government and Consumer services has released its Report summarizing the findings from the stakeholder consultations in the first phase of the review. The report also outlines preliminary options for potential changes to the Travel Industry Act which have emerged as a result of these discussions. With the release of this summary report, phase 1 of the review is complete. 

To view the Report – Summary of Phase 1 Consultations click here

Members of the public and the travel industry are now encouraged to review the summary report and provide input on the questions and options presented in the report during phase 2 of the review. You may email your input to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by April 14, 2017, or register to attend one of the consultation sessions to discuss your input in person. 

To view the schedule of Public Consultation Sessions and to RSVP click here

Based on the feedback provided in phase 2 of the review, the ministry will work with stakeholders to develop a set of options and recommendations which may include potential changes to the act and/or the regulation. These options and recommendations will be detailed in a final report which will be posted for stakeholder feedback. 

For more information on the Travel Industry Act review and other opportunities to provide input, please visit: ontario.ca/TravelActReview.

TICO encourages all stakeholders to participate in the Ontario Government's comprehensive review by reviewing the Phase 1 Report and by providing your input by either attending one of the public consultation sessions being held around the Province or by providing your input by email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by April 14, 2017.   

Richard Smart
President & CEO