Khanh Hoa Provincial Department of Tourism has just said that after December 31st 2018, businesses that do not have a license of provide domestic travel services are not allowed to operate.
Enterprises that have domestic travel business licenses can organize domestic tours. Illustrative picture.
This provision is based on Clause 2, Article 78 of the Law on Tourism. Specifically, after 12 months from the effective date of the Tourism Law (January 1st 2018), domestic travel enterprises must carry out procedures to apply for a business license. After the above time limit (December 31st 2018), if there is no license, the business is not allowed to provide domestic travel services.
Enterprises can apply for a business license directly at the Department of Receiving and Delivering Results of the Department of Tourism or by mail, or online via the website (level 3) according to the website address: www.tthc.sdl.khanhhoa.gov.vn. Within 10 days from the date of receipt of valid dossiers, the Department of Tourism will assess and issue business licenses to enterprises. In the process of implementation, if any difficulties and problems arise, please contact: Travel Management Department, Khanh Hoa provincial Tourism Department, 61 Yersin, Nha Trang city, phone number: 0258.3821458.
It is known that as of February 22nd, in the province, there are only 9 enterprises carrying out the licensing of travel service business, including: Cam Ranh Maritime Services Joint Stock Company; Viet Promition Services and Tourism Co., Ltd, NT Travel Co., Ltd., Fami Travel Co., Ltd., HST Tourism and Interior Decoration and Trading Co., Ltd., Cano Tour Co., Ltd. Gold Coast Travel Service Co., Ltd., Venus Nha Trang Co., Ltd., Branch of Ngan Luc Investment and Development Joint Stock Company in Khanh Hoa.
* Conditions of domestic travel business from 2018:
- Being an enterprise established in accordance with the law on enterprises;
- Depositing for domestic travel services at banks: VND 100,000,000 (one hundred million Dong).
- The person in charge of travel service business must graduate from intermediate or higher in tourism, including: Tourism and travel service administration; travel management; manage the tour; tourism marketing; travel; travel tourism; tourism management and business. In case of graduating from secondary school or above, other professional qualifications must have a certificate of domestic tourism operation...