IGLTA Membership Application
REGISTER YOUR BUSINESS TODAY
On a global scale, LGBTQ+ travelers are using IGLTA as a resource to find businesses that welcome the LGBTQ+ community into the world of travel. Make it easy. Join us to be part of a global, LGBTQ+ welcoming tourism community that includes major corporations, as well as many localized businesses and organizations.
Membership is open to any individual, association, corporation or partnership directly or indirectly involved with the LGBTQ+ travel industry. It's a big market and this is a big world. Together we can help LGBTQ+ travelers see more of it.
USE OF IGLTA LOGO
Use of the IGLTA logo in your marketing, recognized globally by LGBTQ+ travelers.
Ability to market deals, discounts, and giveaways to thousands of LGBTQ+ travelers through our website.
Dynamic profile on the IGLTA website with business descriptions, photos and social media links, plus ability to identify business as LGBTQ+ owned.
Direct marketing tools to target travel professionals and/or consumers, such as e-blasts, weekly enewsletter sponsorships and web banners.
POST EVENTS AND TOURS
Ability to post events and tours to the IGLTA website.
ANNUAL GLOBAL CONVENTION
Discounted attendance to our Annual Global Convention, the premier educational and networking event for LGBTQ+ tourism.
Pre-qualified buyers will meet with participating suppliers at an appointment-driven marketplace during the Annual Global Convention.
Access to booth share and brochure distribution opportunities at tourism and consumer trade shows worldwide.
Global Network of IGLTA ambassadors offering support.
DISCOUNTED PR SERVICE
Discounts on TravelOutNewsWire, a news release distribution service that reaches more than 375 global journalists and media outlets covering LGBTQ+ travel.
FAM PROGRAM DISCOUNT
Press FAM consulting program for destinations at a discounted rate.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS
IGLTA is now featuring traveler reviews from TripAdvisor. Opt-in to display reviews on member profile and link to TripAdvisor profile.
Free online webinars to provide education and networking for our global members.
Ability to share your expertise with global lgbtq+ travelers or tourism professionals on iglta travel or business blogs.
CVB's/TOURISM BUREAUS (ALL LOCATIONS GLOBALLY)
LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA, & ASIA (CVB's/ Tourism Bureaus Not Applicable)
ASTA / IGLTA Membership Program
A 15% discount is applied to all ASTA members with the code: ASTA2021
*A one-time admin fee will be added to each new membership registration. (fee is 100 usd, but discounted for travel agents and african, asian, and latin american businesses to 50 usd. no fee for associate members.)
Member dues are valid from the date of joining for 12 months. upon the end of your 12-month period, you must renew to stay a member of iglta. please note that iglta, inc. and its board of directors do not endorse or accept responsibility for any individual members, product or service.
Featured membership add-ons
The enhanced listing add-on and featured destination/business package is open to any iglta member including a cvb/dmo, tourist bureau, accommodation and/or business wishing to strengthen its commitment to welcoming lgbtq+ travelers. tt's a big market and this is a big world. together we can help lgbtq++ travelers see more of it.
Who is eligible?
business membership is open to travel agents, tour operators and wholesalers, hoteliers, travel suppliers like airlines, car rentals, publishing firms, attractions, booking services, concierge services, cruise lines, cvb/tourism offices, gaming/casinos, ground transportation, meeting planners, associations, insurance, internet services, and marketing companies.
Make sure your business stand out by upgrading to an IGLTA enhanced listing. upgrading to an enhanced listing prioritizes your listing on relevant searches and displays and appears in IGLTA’s enhanced listing section.
Make sure your destination stand out by becoming an IGLTA Featured Destination. Featured Destinations offer the same benefits as Enhanced listings plus include a marketing packaged valued at $10,200.
Make sure your business stand out by becoming an IGLTA Featured Business. featured businesses offer the same benefits as Enhanced listings plus include a marketing packaged valued at $10,200.
For businesses/organizations outside the travel industry wanting to reach the LGBTQ+ travel market as well as full-time tour guides.
Who is eligible?
Associate membership is open to businesses not specifically related to tourism, such as bars/clubs, restaurants, theaters, pride organizations, spas, and retail venues. this membership is also available for independent tour guides who are not employed full-time by a tourism company.
*Does not include voting privileges or the right to run for the board. some marketing tools and online member benefits may incur an additional fee for associate members.
member dues are valid from the date of joining for 12 months. upon the end of your 12-month period, you must renew to stay a member of iglta. please note that iglta, inc. and its board of directors do not endorse or accept responsibility for any individual members, product or service.
wire transfers: for those who wish to pay for membership by wire or bank transfers, please note there is an additional us $20 fee. for wire transfer instructions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.