Notice regarding May Licensing Round 2022

(15 Feb 2022)

May 2022 licenses for Travel Agents and Tour Operators

The Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR) has published CN1/2022, detailing key dates and vital information for those travel agents and tour operators whose licences expire on 30 April 2022.

Licence holders are strongly advised to read CN1/2022 in full.

Applicants are reminded that all applications are dealt with on a date of receipt basis. Therefore, early submission is recommended. Please ensure that your application is fully submitted before midnight on 14 February 2022 to avoid levies. This means:

The Application Form submitted by email only to
Fee paid to CAR (by same day transfer if necessary) - the fee can only be paid by EFT and must be in CARs account on 14 February; and
Signed declaration received by CAR.

Please send by email only to

Date Stage
Monday 14th February 2022 Deadline for receipt of completed licence application at standard fee.
Monday 14th March 2022

Date the Commission aims to issue decision-in-principle letters for completed applications made by 14th February 2022.

Friday 15th April 2022 Deadline for receipt by the Commission of applicant bonds/sufficient evidence of security in order to trade from 1st May 2022.

Please be advised that the Commission’s secure on-line licensing system is unavailable.

If you are a repeat applicant and have not received an email from containing the application form and declaration sheet, please contact the Travel Trade team as soon as possible. 

Full text of CN1/2022

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