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The ABTOT travel bond is a straightforward and cost-effective option for travel organisers to comply with their obligations under the Package Travel Regulations.

ABTOT is recognised by the Travel Industry as a practical and efficent way of complying with the regulations and offering customers holiday protection.

We are here to offer you a guiding hand as we know you’ll want to focus your energies on making a success of your business. We have the experience and expertise to lead you through the regulatory maze.

Advice for customers of ESOC Limited t/as The Exploration Society

We are sorry to confirm that ESOC Limited trading under the following name The Exploration Society has ceased trading on 23 July 2020.

Directory of members

Check our ABTOT membership directory and search for a protected travel organiser

Become an ABTOT Associate

Work with us and our ABTOT members. If you are an organisation providing specialist services to niche tour operators.

Members documentation

Members can submit your declaration and renew your membership here.

ABTOT merchant services

Take advantage of our unique merchant services facility

Applying for membership

It’s straightforward and cost effective


Opening the door to cover for licensable and non-licensable turnover

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ABTOT membership opens the door to:

As an established travel trade association, we’ve been helping specialist, professional travel organisers, plus charities and associations big and small, meet their regulatory requirements for package holidays since 1993.

We are an approved Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) body, and today, we continue to lead the way with a range of financial protection options, and member benefits.

Pointing travel organisers in the right direction

Choosing the ABTOT bonding route for financial protection is:

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