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Become an Ethical Tour Operator




Join the ETOG today

Join with ETOG and Tourism Concern and see how you can make your business more prosperous while ensuring local communities benefit from tourism.

Tourism Concern's Ethical Tour Operators Group highlights how tourism can be a force for good; by collaborating with the socially responsible tour operators who are passionate about minimising negative impacts within the industry.

ETOG is formed by a group of small to medium size tour operators that strive to improve their Ethical and Responsible Tourism practices. We allow members to exchange ideas, explore and promote best practice - in a non-competitive atmosphere.

Take a look at our current Ethical Tour Operators member list

We have created a package of activities designed to facilitate dialogue, provide essential information and skills to support operators in the challenge of running a socially responsible tourism business.

When appropriate, the group may campaign on social or environmental issues relevant to the travel industry and the members.

For those who are not quite there yet but want to move towards ethical and responsible tourism, ETOG offers an opportunity to learn from other members and improve your practice and ethos about tourism. You can get expert advice either from other members or from Tourism Concern.

Join with ETOG and Tourism Concern and see how you can make your business more prosperous while ensuring local communities benefit from tourism.

Join the ETOG today

Our vision

We aim to promote a fairer way to travel, for all the stakeholders in the holidays that we offer.

Our Mission

We aim to achieve this through the way in which we behave in business. We aim to influence our supply chain to create long term dividend. Our responsibility lies in ensuring that our relations with our suppliers and clients are beneficial, sustainable and equal.

Members have the opportunity to:

The Ethical Tour Operators Group provides a safe environment dedicated to discussing and addressing the most critical and challenging questions facing tourism and communities today. Meetings will focus on creating tools for tour operators to use in their business activities.

Members will be expected to follow the principles agreed by the group as well as Tourism Concern's policy on working with industry.

Criteria for joining ETOG

If you can answer yes to these questions, then why not Join the Ethical Tour Operators Group today.

Join with ETOG and Tourism Concern and see how you can make your business more prosperous while ensuring local communities benefit from tourism.

If you would like to discuss membership please contact Matthew Butler on on +44 (0)20 7666 3095 or email matthew.butler@tourismconcern.org.uk

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