About Us

The Kenya Association of Travel Agents is the national umbrella body for Travel Agents in Kenya, with a growing membership of over 170 Travel Agencies. It is Kenya’s largest and only membership organization for travel agents. KATA transitioned from a society to a company limited by guarantee in September 2018, providing more space for growth and defending the travel trade. KATA is a member of the Universal Federation of Travel Agents’ Association (UFTAA) which represents 84 countries. It also hosts the Secretariat of the Association of Eastern and Southern African Travel Agents (AESATA).



We strive to be the best in everything we do. Exceeding expectations for continual improvement.


We adhere to work ethics, respect and consideration for others.


We are committed to principles of trustworthiness, honesty and reliability in order to build the credibility of the Association and its members.


We adhere to reasonable due diligence in conduct of business on behalf of members.


We foster the spirit of working together and collaborating for greater achievements.

News Update


KATA identified 4 Strategic Areas that it will focus on during this period;

Concerned with lobby/advocacy for conducive business environment as well as general representation of members in critical spaces.

This focus area seeks to contribute to existence of, and/or enforcement of suitable standards and ethics to promote just, fair and honourable practices and protect the common trade interests of KATA members and stakeholders.

The strategic area focuses on issues of linking, networking and strategic collaborations amongst members as well as with key stakeholders.

The main aim of this strategic pillar is to enable KATA become a dynamic and stable entity that is cost-effectively and sustainably achieving its mandate.

Our Partners

Insurance Partners

Airlines Partners

GDS Partners

Payment Solution Partners