BTO ( Belgian Travel Organisation ) was created in 1987 as the major professional union of travel agents. It brings together the leading companies in the Belgian business community in terms of quality, development, growth and profitability. Its objectives are
-to promote the positive development of the travel agency industry,
-to safeguard its members’ rights and obligations,
-to assist members on issues of common interest,
-to establish a dialogue with political and economic authorities,
-to protect consumers, to reinforce co - operation and solidarity within the travel trade.