TTA Programs.

Bringing local commitment and global expertise to you.

The Travel Authority has been delivering high-quality corporate travel solution since 2004, and in this time we have built a number of valued and trusting global connections. These partnerships have been integral to our overall success and our ability to deliver transparent, personalised services.

We understand time is one of your most valued commodities, and that the return on your travel investment is paramount to your business success. This is why we partner with the best in the business – to secure the best possible deals for our clients through strong industry relationships.

helloworld business travel

As a proud member of helloworld, we enjoy the buying power of Australia’s largest network of independent travel companies, as well as a global alliance with one of the world’s most recognised travel networks, American Express, giving you access to exclusive deals.


The national and international reach of the helloworld network provides value for money solutions for our clients, while our local presence ensures quality, personalised service.


We have invested in a mutual partnership with GlobalStar, a worldwide global travel management company group, providing ‘best in breed’ local expertise and solutions with over 85 market leading enterprises, representing over US$14 billion in sales.

This partnership includes access to TTA eGlobalfares assisting us to immediately increase airfare value to our clients.


All partners have been chosen for their similar approach to providing service excellence.

We combine their local expertise, strength and commitment with our organisation to deliver cohesive, multinational solutions through innovative technology platforms for our clients.

With GlobalStar, you benefit from our partnership with agile and experienced travel management companies that can create solutions to fit individual needs, such as:

  • Global LocationsThe ability to introduce a global travel program for your business operations outside of Australia.
  • SavingsIncreased savings to you from local/global airfares and hotels otherwise not accessible in Australia.
  • Service consistencyConsistent service delivery and program management across all locations driven by you.
  • Local KnowledgeEach GlobalStar partner is independently owned, a leader in their respective local market, and have a vested interest in the success of each client account.


The Travel Authority is proud to be amongst four founding members of a growing global alliance called ITMA (International Travel Management Alliance). Our membership with ITMA represents our belief in delivering unsurpassed, exceptional travel services on every occasion.


ITMA is a group of like-minded, independently-owned travel management companies that believe in personal relationships and individually tailored solutions, backed by leading-edge technology and value-for-money solutions. ITMA members will always go above and beyond for our clients, and understand that no two travel solutions are the same.

Other locations in this growing alliance include: Canada (WD Travel Pty Ltd), the United States (Milne Travel) and the United Kingdom (Wexas Travel Management).


The Travel Authority has been appointed the sole representative for the Australia and New Zealand region of this global alliance, which is made up exclusively of independent marine experts.


MTA7 was formed in October 2007 and brings together suitable and like-minded companies across the globe to offer a unique solution for the Oil and Gas Industry. This partnership has been created by seven highly service-minded marine travel companies, who by forming alliances are able to bring a new level of excellence to the market that cannot be found anywhere else.

The following locations are part of the growing MTA7 group: United Kingdom (The Marine Travel Company), USA (World Marine Travel Services), Philippines (Fiesta Tours and Travel), India (Fly-Hi Marine Travel), Greece (Aspida Travel) and the Ukraine (Aquavita Ltd).

helloworld American Express

helloworld’s co-branding agreement with American Express means that the benefits that come from the global brand are readily accessible to The Travel Authority, and in turn, to our clients.


This relationship is an important contributor to our success, giving us the ability to adopt the American Express global reach, reputation and values.

Ensemble Travel Group

Established in 1968, Ensemble Travel® Group is a proactive, member-owned organization of approximately 850 top-tier, independent travel agencies in the U.S., Canada and Australia.


Imagine luxury… Orient Express Hotels, Mandarin Oriental, Park Hyatt, Rocco Forte, St. Regis and so many more! Mandarin Oriental, Ritz Carlton, Rocco Forte. St. Regis. and Taj… Welcome to the Ensemble® Hotel and Resort Collection! Thanks to their Ensemble affiliation, we can treat our clients to VIP perks at more than 500 four- and five-star properties in the world’s most desirable destinations. From classical elegance to the “uber-hip”, Ensemble have handpicked the crème de la crème just for you. In addition to priority status for complimentary upgrades, early check-inand late check-out, The Travel Authority clients receive additional complimentary hotel amenities, such as spa credits, airport transfers, breakfasts and dining discounts.

ATAS Accreditation

ATAS is an accreditation scheme for the Australian travel industry which delivers consumer protection, criteria-based identification of reputable travel professionals and the necessary flexibility to accommodate the industry’s diversity and the ever changing ways of purchasing travel.


This means when you purchase travel from us, you can shop with confidence knowing that we have met stringent ethical, training and businesses requirements. More information on why you should book with an ATAS agent.


The Travel Authority is the very first TMC Reseller Partner who successfully completed and achieved Certification Standards in the entire APAC region.


Access to unrivalled travel content from boutique to chain hotels, car hire and last minute booking availability with the world’s leading airlines are just some of the benefits the Travel Authority enjoys with Amadeus.


Corporate travellers also use Amadeus e-Travel Management (AeTM), the industry-first integrated online and mobile global booking solution.