Etihad Holidays launches dedicated travel trade portal
Agents are being offered enhanced 15% commission as Etihad Holidays launches a dedicated travel trade portal in the UK.
The bonus commission - up from the standard 12% - is available for bookings made until March 31.
The holiday arm of the UAE carrier, launched in the UK in August, is pledging that prices will remain the same across consumer and trade sites to ensure rate parity.
The new portal is designed to build on existing relationships between Etihad Airways and the UK travel trade.
Agencies will have the ability to book Etihad Holidays online via the site or by contacting the Etihad Holidays UK call centre.
Agencies with current Vax Vacation Access membership, or that use trade websites funway4agents.co.uk or sandals4agents.co.uk can have immediate access to the Etihad Holidays portal at eyholidays4agents.co.uk.
Those wishing to register for membership can do so online by following the instructions at vaxvacationaccess.co.uk, or by contacting their Etihad Airways ac