Membership Options

Inbound Member – Inbound Tour Operator

An Inbound tour operator member is an inbound tour operator who meets the Membership Criteria of the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand and has full voting rights. An Inbound Member tour operator must abide by the Tourism Export Council Code of Ethics and Practice, Constitution and Rules, and must successfully meet the Qualmark accreditation criteria for Endorsed Inbound Tour Operators.

Allied Member – Product Supplier

An Allied Member supplier is a supplier of products and services to Inbound Members (accommodation, attraction, activity and transport providers). An Allied Member must abide by the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand Code of Ethics and Practice, Constitution and Rules, and maintain a recognised standard of quality, e.g. Qualmark. Allied Members have voting rights and have three representatives on the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand Board of Directors.

Costs:

Inbound Member Allied Member
Entrance Fee NZ$100 NZ$100
Annual Fee NZ$2,600* NZ$700

* This includes annual Tourism Industry Association membership and annual Qualmark licence fee.

Benefits:

Member Benefits
Inbound Member Allied Member
Receive print & pdf copy “Planning for Inbound Success” Manual Yes Yes
Receive Tourism Export Council e-newsletters Yes Yes
Attend Annual Conference & networking functions Yes Yes
Listing in Tourism Export Council Directory Yes Yes
Listing and promotion on Tourism Export Council website Yes Yes
Opportunity for nomination on Board of Directors Yes Yes
Voting rights re: Tourism Export Council matters Yes Yes
Membership to Young Tourism Export Council group Yes Yes
Access to business tools and resources Yes Yes
Electronic copy of Tourism Export Council database Yes Yes
Attend Inbound Member Forums Yes No
Full membership to TIA included Yes No
Qualmark assessment fees included Yes No
Part of exclusive DOC guiding concession agreement Yes No

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