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NTIA Award CategoriesAFTA National Travel Industry Awards

Following is a full list of award categories for the 2019 AFTA National Travel Industry Awards for Excellence and The CATO Awards.

Categories which are subject to the two-step judging process (nomination submission and a presentation to the AFTA NTIA Judging Panel) are hyperlinked to the categories Entrant Criteria. All other categories are non-judged. 

To view the Guidelines simply click on the text below.

All entrants are required to abide by the CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

2019 AFTA NTIA AWARD CATEGORIES:

Category 1:   BEST TRAVEL AGENCY GROUP (50 STORES OR MORE)

Category 2:   BEST NON BRANDED TRAVEL AGENCY GROUP

Category 3:   BEST TRAVEL AGENCY LEISURE - SINGLE LOCATION

Category 4:   BEST TRAVEL AGENCY LEISURE - MULTI LOCATION

Category 5:   BEST TRAVEL AGENCY CORPORATE - SINGLE LOCATION

Category 6:   BEST TRAVEL AGENCY CORPORATE - MULTI LOCATION

Category 7:   BEST NATIONAL TRAVEL MANAGEMENT COMPANY

Category 8:   besT MOBILE TRAVEL ADVISOR NETWORK

Category 9:   BEST ONLINE TRAVEL AGENCY (OTA)

Category 10: BEST BUSINESS EVENTS TRAVEL AGENCY

Category 11: BEST TRAVEL CONSULTANT - LEISURE

Category 12: BEST TRAVEL CONSULTANT - CORPORATE

Category 13: BEST TRAVEL AGENCY MANAGER - LEISURE SINGLE LOCATION

Category 14: BEST TRAVEL AGENCY MANAGER - LEISURE MULTI LOCATION

Category 15: BEST TRAVEL AGENCY MANAGER - CORPORATE SINGLE LOCATION

Category 16: BEST MOBILE TRAVEL ADVISOR

Category 17: YOUNG AGENT OF THE YEAR

Category 18: Best Domestic Airline

Category 19: Best Airline International - On-Line

Category 20: Best Airline International - Off-Line

Category 21: Best Cruise Operator - Domestic Deployment

Category 22: Best Cruise Operator - International Deployment

Category 23: BEST RIVER CRUISE OPERATOR

Category 24: BEST TOUR OPERATOR – DOMESTIC

Category 25: BEST TOUR OPERATOR - INTERNATIONAL

Category 26: Best Car/Campervan Rental Operator

Category 27: Best Tourist Office – International

Category 28: BEST SPECIALTY WHOLESALER

Category 29: BEST WHOLESALER – AUSTRALIAN PRODUCT

Category 30: BEST WHOLESALER – INTERNATIONAL PRODUCT

Category 31: Best Agency Support Service

Category 32: BEST SALES EXECUTIVE – land

Category 33: BEST SALES EXECUTIVE – CRUISE

Category 34: BEST SALES EXECUTIVE – AIR

Category 35: Best Hotel/ Resort Group

Category 36: BEST REGISTERED TRAVEL INDUSTRY TRAINING INSTITUTION

Category 37: BEST TRAVEL WRITER - CONSUMER

Category 38: BEST TRAVEL AGENT TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION

Category 39: EMIRATES TRAVEL CONSULTANT SCHOLARSHIP

Category 40: People’s Choice: Retail Travel Agency of the Year



The CATO Awards
The CATO Awards

The Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO) is the representative body of the land-supply sector. Membership of CATO is made up of Tour Operators and Wholesalers that are Australian based and ATAS Accredited.

For more information on CATO and its members go to www.cato.travel 

CATO is an AFTA and ATAS partner and therefore The CATO Awards will be held within the National Travel Industry Awards Gala Dinner on 20 July 2019.

The nomination and judging procedure of The CATO Award categories is aligned to the National Travel Industry Awards process.

Category 41: Consultant of the Year - Adventure Travel

Category 42: CONSULTANT OF THE YEAR - GROUP TOURING

Category 43: CONSULTANT OF THE YEAR - SKI

Category 44: CONSULTANT OF THE YEAR - F.I.T

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