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Welcome To the Department of Tourism

Welcome Message From THE DIRECTOR

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Tourism website. This website is designed to provide information to all those who are interested in the tourism sector in Vanuatu.

This website provides relevant information on government policies, regulations, procedures and laws of the country that impact on tourism standards, cruise tourism and product development relating to tourism development to ensure that your tourism activity does not directly or indirectly degrade the natural environment and cultural heritage of the people of this country. The information that is available on this site is applicable to both locals and foreigners.

As head of this department I have great pleasure in welcoming you to the resources that is available through this site and hope that the information is useful for your individual purpose.

Director, Jerry Spooner

Recent Works

Vanuatu Tourism Accreditation System

Vanuatu Tourism Accreditation System enables a tourism business operator to become accredited, indicating that they have met the nationally endorsed Vanuatu Tourism Operators Minimum Standards (VTOMS).read more +

Vanuatu Tourism Ambassador Programme

Objective: To improve both:

  • The experience provided to visitors
  • The income earning of tourism businesses in Vanuatu
read more +

Vanuatu Tourism Infrastructure Project

The Vanuatu Tourism Infrastructure Project (VTIP) is funded by both the New Zealand Government and the Vanuatu Government through the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF).read more +

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