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Reform Of Air Passenger Duty : Response To Consultation

This document summarises the responses to the consultation and sets out the Government’s response.
At Budget 20111, the Government launched a consultation on Air Passenger Duty (APD) to explore the scope for improving the fairness and efficiency of the current system. The consultation...

Publication Date: 
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Caribbean Response To The UK Government’s Consultation On Reform Of Air Passenger Duty

Air Passenger Duty (APD) has reduced tourism arrivals into the Caribbean from the UK and has caused a negative impact on visitor expenditure and overall economic growth.
Caribbean Governments, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA)...

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Publication Date: 
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Reform Of Air Passenger Duty : A Consultation

The Government is consulting on proposals for the reform of Air Passenger Duty (APD). The main aim is to simplify APD in a way that improves the efficiency and fairness of the tax.
As the Budget makes clear, the Government’s overriding objective is economic growth. This will require...

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
KPMG’s 2013 Caribbean Hotel Benchmarking Survey

While still challenging, the operating landscape for regional hotels appears to have improved since we released our last survey in 2011.
KPMG’s Caribbean Travel, Leisure and Tourism group is pleased to present the results of KPMG’s 2013 Caribbean Hotel Benchmarking Survey, which has been...

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Publication Date: 
Friday, November 29, 2013
Travel & Tourism As A Driver Of Economic Development In Jamaica

Tourism has increasingly become the primary supplier of foreign exchange to the Jamaican economy as remittance inflows and bauxite earnings experienced a major set back as a result of the global economic crisis.
Tourism is widely considered to be a key driver of the Jamaican economy. The...

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Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
The Impact Of Air Passenger Duty And Possible Alternatives For The Caribbean

“Heads of Government noted with concern the potentially negative implications for the regional tourism industry of the Air Passenger Duty (APD)/Per Plane Duty (PPD) ‐ proposed by the Government of the United Kingdom. Given that Tourism was the mainstay of many of our economies, they also...

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Publication Date: 
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
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