National Tourism Policy Trinidad & Tobago (NTP)
A travel and tourism sector which is a significant contributor to the social and economic resilience, growth and development of Trinidad and Tobago. It would reflect the innovation, creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, cultural richness, unparalleled beauty, tremendous regional diversity, environmental stewardship and natural hospitality of the people of the twin-island Republic. In its entirety, it would be characterised by a deep commitment to adhering to world class standards of excellence that ensures the satisfaction of our international and domestic customers, stakeholders, and other Industry partners.
Sport Tourism Sub-Policy of Trinidad and Tobago (STP)
The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GoRTT) recognises that the tourism sector has the potential to contribute significantly to the economic and sociocultural goals of the country. As part of its diversification efforts, GoRTT is committed to developing a sustainable travel and tourism industry which uses the country’s cultural, historic, natural and recreational assets, and leverages sport science, support services and availability of requisite human capital to position Trinidad and Tobago as a unique and competitive tourism destination.
COVID-19 Protocols for the Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Sector
In 2019, international visitor arrivals worldwide increased by 4 % with every region of the globe reporting an improvement in visitor arrivals performance. Closer to home, the Caribbean region mirrored the global performance and received 1.3 million more visitors in
the same year. At that time, based on this prevailing trend and coupled with heightened visitor confidence, 2020 was projected to be a year of continued growth for global travel and tourism.