New Tourism Alliance report spotlights high tax rate on tourists in UK UK taxes tourists higher than 11 of the 12 destinations reviewed The Tourism Alliance is today publishing a new report: "Taxing Tourists: The UK vs Competitor Destinations." Today, [...]
The Tourism Alliance Policy Working Group on Package Travel Regulations has published this Policy White Paper. It outlines how we believe the PTR regulations could be reformed so that certain types of domestic bookings would no longer fall under the [...]
This report looks into the actual rates of taxation levied on tourists in the UK and in various destinations around the world. It shows that the UK levies a high rate of taxation on tourists already, even without a specific [...]
Download the presenter slides from the Tourism Policy Conference held on 19th September 2023 at the Royal Over-Seas League.
The Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, has replied to the open letter sent by the Tourism Alliance, UKInbound, Airlines UK, and English UK regarding the recently announced hike to visa fees. Click the link on the right to view the letter.
Read the joint letter sent to the Chancellor from The Tourism Alliance, UKInbound, Airlines UK, and English UK, highlighting the damage that the 15-20% hike in visa feels will do to the recovery and growth of the UK tourism sector.
UKinbound, The Tourism Alliance and English UK, are calling on the Chancellor to reverse the Government’s recent announcement to ‘significantly increase’ visa application fees as part of the new public sector pay deal. They have stated that this decision will [...]
The Tourism Alliance's response to two Government consultations. You can download copies of the Tourism Alliance responses to two consultations 1. Introduction of a use class for short term lets and associated permitted development rights 2. Statutory registration for short-term [...]