Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC)

First Nation Market Housing Fund

Program Summary

The purpose of the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) is to improve the socio-economic situation of Indigenous people within the 10 provinces and 3 territories of Canada. ITAC does that through the provision of the following services to Indigenous tourism operators and communities, or those looking to start a cultural tourism business.

ITAC has developed a five-year strategic plan to overcome barriers and maximize opportunities for Canada’s Indigenous tourism industry. As outlined within ITAC’s strategic five-year plan (2016-2021) our target goals for 2021 include: A $300 million increase in the annual Canadian GDP from Indigenous tourism, a total of 40,233 Indigenous tourism workers and 50 new Indigenous tourism operators at export-ready status.

Contact Information

Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada
300-3665 Kingsway
Vancouver, BC, V5R 5W2

Telephone: 1-604-639-4408