Shamkris Group


What is IATA Registration?

IATA registration is not mandatory registration for becoming a travel agent. However, having an IATA registration can show potential customers and vendors that the business is an accredited travel agency – thereby boosting revenue and providing credibility.

What is IATA certification for?
IATA certification services enable you to demonstrate that your systems, products, processes, or services are compliant with international regulations, standards, and best practices.

IATA aims at the following mandates:

  • To advertise safe, regular and economical air transportation
  • To foster air commerce
  • To study problems related to the airline industry 
  • To afford a means of communication between air transport agencies and companies. 

Why this License is Required?

IATA accreditation helps simply the business relationship between travel agents and airlines. Some of the benefits of IATA Registration are: Access to IATA airline members with a single Sales Agency Agreement which authorizes the sale of international and/or domestic tickets.

Who can get IATA License?

Travel Agency

Cargo Agency

Training Agency

Document Required for IATA License

Role of Shamkris and Process of IATA License

Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to compliance with mandatory licence requirements in the organization. A simple and guidance methodology help organisation to achieve licence in a timely manner and cost-effective. Shamkris support 100% in advisory, Guidance, Compliance with respect to license requirements to obtain approval.

The License process described below:

Advisory for the document required

Preparation of documents as per application & list of documents.

Application File

Inspection by the department if required

Liason department

License issued

Yearly Compliance if Applicable

Renewal when due

Who can issue the IATA License?


International Air Transport Association regulations require that aircraft operator employees and anyone involved in shipping hazardous materials by air receive an IATA Hazmat shipping certification before they can transport dangerous goods by airplane.

IATA training is required for all persons who transport dangerous goods according to IATA DGR 1.5. The IATA training rules officially are recommendatory for all but aircraft operator employees. However, most air carriers require compliance with the IATA DGR as a condition of accepting your shipments.

Full IATA accreditation
  1. To apply for an IATA number, prepare these documents in the following order:
  2. Be ready to obtain a bond. …
  3. Register at the Customer Support Portal. …
  4. Submit the IATA application form. …
  5. Pay the registration fee and wait. …
  6. Register at the customer support portal. …
  7. Submit the TIDS application form and wait.