Become an ARC Verified Travel Consultant

Travel Agencies

Become an ARC Verified Travel Consultant


Participation Requirements

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Your agency must be located in and authorized to do business within the United States, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and/or American Samoa.

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Your agency must complete and submit ARC's Verified Travel Consultant (VTC) application form.

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Your agency must review and understand the ARC VTC Agreement and Handbook.

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Application Fee

There is a $195 application fee to become a Verified Travel Consultant..


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  • Review the eligibility requirements.
  • Download and complete ARC's Verified Travel Consultant (VTC) application form.
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  • Submit your application with the necessary payment.

  • Ensure you have provided all supporting documents.

  • Keep a copy of the application for your records.
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Next Steps
  • Submission will be reviewed and documentation verified.

  • Decisions are based on the request documentation.
Alternative Options

ARC-Accredited Travel Agent

If you’re interesting in ticketing air travel through ARC, apply to become an ARC-accredited travel agent. ARC gives agencies the ability to easily ticket flights worldwide on more than 200 airlines and provides them with access to financial solutions, revenue opportunities and industry expertise.

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