The Institute of Travel Management is the largest and longest-established association within the business travel profession, representing over 3,500 members in the UK and Ireland, our total membership constitutes 76% of the UK’s business travel spend.
Membership comprises a complete cross-section of national and international industries from Entertainment and Finance to Manufacturing and Oil & Gas. ITM is here to support its members and offers a comprehensive benefits package within the business travel sector, but, most importantly, ITM membership can add a real return of investment for you and your organisation.
Benefits of Supplier Membership
Through our Supplier Academies, ITM can support your understanding of how travel buyers work, and the challenges they face, in order to help you develop better relationships.
Information and Support
As a Business Member, you receive complimentary access to the Global Business Travel Association (worth $420) to provide international support, training, and networking opportunities.
Connect with an unprecedented network of business travel professionals from around the UK and Ireland.
Expand your professional network through the ITM Member Directory, and meet buyers face-to-face at many of our events throughout the year.
Stay up-to-date with the latest news, views, and developments in the business travel industry.
We have two types of membership at ITM – Connect and Business.
An introductory membership for those who are new to ITM, and who would prefer the flexibility of paying for events as you attend and resources/tools as you use them. It is free to join and provides you with limited access to our services.
If you’re looking to become more connected with the business travel industry, then it would be more effective to become a Business Member.
Designed for suppliers with a genuine interest in a commitment to best practice, Business Members will have unlimited access to Supplier events and resources, including a discounted place to the annual ITM Conference. You will also have full access to the Member Directory and Community pages to help reach new business.
Becoming a Business Member costs just £299 + VAT per year for individual membership.
Tax relief: If you pay for your own membership and are a UK tax payer, you can save from 20% (basic rate tax) to 40% or more with tax relief. If your employer is paying, membership fees are a tax-deductible business expense too.
Frequently asked questions can be found on our Members FAQs. If the answer to your question cannot be found within our FAQs, please email the Membership team at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond within two working days.
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