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Protected Trust Services
  • Bournemouth
  • United Kingdom
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Protected Trust Services's Discussions

Charities and Tour Operators
6 Replies

OK, so I have an interesting question which I hope someone can shed some light on: If a Tour Operator is working with a Charity in order to arrange and facilitate a fundraising event, who ends up…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vicky Oct 24, 2012.

PTS launch in TravelWeekly

Dear SFBO Members,Further my last post yesterday regarding our approved ATOL holder status we have also launched to the Industry via TravelWeekly.Please view the article by clicking…Continue

Tags: PTS, news, Travelweekly

Started Oct 4, 2012

ATOL Reform and Future ATOL Developments

There has been a mixed response to the new ATOL Flight-Plus scheme brought in by the CAA from the 30th April 2012. Many leading Travel Industry professionals feel that the reform could go further to…Continue

Tags: Flight, Plus, CAA, Bill, Airlines

Started Sep 21, 2012

Marketing Through Editorials
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All of us in the Travel Industry have to market our businesses as some point.Some use Google Adwords, some brochures and email shots and others use word of mouth.I'm interested in promoting and…Continue

Tags: News, Travel, Writing, Editorial

Started this discussion. Last reply by Protected Trust Services Aug 3, 2012.


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Protected Trust Services (PTS) makes running a travel business easier and more straightforward.

We do not run holidays ourselves - we help others to do so.

We provide Tour Operators and Travel Agents with the tools needed to operate successfully within the 1992 Package Travel Regulations.

We are also signed off with the CAA to offer ATOL to our members.

Providing the consumer with 100% financial protection to cover against all types of failure is our main area of focus. Second to that, we also provide businesses with the merchant services and back office software essential to operating efficiently and competitively in the travel market.

As a company we are transparent, honest and we take great value in working with our members to achieve a result that benefits both parties.

The PTS Logo gives your clients and suppliers peace of mind and confidence that all funds you receive are financially protected.
Describe your travel products:
Our comprehensive services offer complete business solutions through the following benefits:

Merchant Facilities - enabling you to take a variety of different card payments.
Trust Account - to protect your clients funds inline with the Package Travel Regulations.
Early Supplier Payments - protected through Supplier Failure cover.
Supplier Payments Service - reduced administration time and costs

PTS Open World back office system including:

Administration Systems
Sales Systems
Accounting Systems
Online Customer Itineraries

Our aim is to make running a travel business faster, easier and more cost effective by offering a complete online system to eliminate the need for paper and additional outgoings for work our system can complete effortlessly.

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At 0:00 on January 7, 2018, Sorcha Holloway said…

Yes, thanks, Neil, I’m with The Travel Vault

At 23:57 on January 6, 2018, Sorcha Holloway said…

Hi Neil,

Yes, thanks, I have PTR compliance with the Travel Vault. 

At 21:36 on December 23, 2017, Suleyman Akcil said…

Hi Neil, Thank you for your comment. I looked at your company website and Could you pls send me your details, I would like to contact you after the new year. Thank you.

At 10:38 on March 16, 2017, Ian Herring said…

Hi Neil,

Thank you for your welcome message.  As this is very much a first step for us into the tour industry, I'm sure we'll be calling on your expertise in the near future.

Kind regards,


At 17:08 on March 8, 2017, Alexandra Gillies said…

Hi Neil, thanks for getting in touch. I would be delighted to get some help, particularly with regard to merchant services.  I note you are in Bournemouth? Rgds, Alexandra.  

At 13:13 on March 8, 2017, M Latif said…


I am looking to start online travel business providing flights, accommodation, holiday packages, I am looking for online travel booking system website for my business. If you can help me to choose  right online booking system in UK. The best and reliable web designer who is specialist in travel trade.I already have franchise travel business but like to become independent. I have contacted 3 different web designer but not really satisfied with their designs.I will be very happy if any web designer can help me with this matter. Thanks.

At 11:46 on March 8, 2017, Tom Mcloughlin said…

Hi Neil

Thanks for the message. Happy to discuss further with you - we always want to help small travel businesses as much as possible so let me know how we can be of service.

You can email directly if that's easier or give me a call on the office number from the website if you prefer...



At 11:07 on March 8, 2017, Mark Harrison said…

Hi Neil,

Thank you for your feedback. 


At 10:08 on March 8, 2017, Shailendra Singh said…

Thanks, Neil. Will certainly do so.



At 10:50 on January 25, 2017, Adam Smith said…

Basically I'm looking to create a booking site. I have the software I'm looking for someone who could provide me database of resorts. Sort of a host agency, you see. 

Also I'm considering to do round the world trips for Israelis. Thank you for your interest, and looking forward for any kind of help in achieving this goals. 




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