If your business involves arranging or selling travel (international or domestic), or combined travel and accommodation packages, you must be licensed as a travel agent to work in Queensland.
If you arrange or sell only domestic travel, or combined domestic travel and accommodation packages, and your turnover is less than $50 000 per year, you do not need a licence
Travel includes travel by air, bus, rail and sea. It does not include same day travel (where a person starts from and returns to the same place on the same day).
Details of licence types, eligibility criteria and how to apply for a licence as a travel agent.
The process to change your licence details, renew or surrender your licence.
Search our free online licensing register to check that your travel agent is properly licensed.
Information on advertising you travel agent application, inspections and the Travel Compensation Fund.
Breaches and penalties
There are severe penalties for breaking the law and operating unlicensed as a travel agent.
Travel agent forms
Licence application forms.
Last reviewed 01/07/2011