Travel Information Manual

TIM (Travel Information Manual) has been the trusted name in the air travel industry since 1963 supplying reliable and comprehensive up-to-date country destination information on entry and health requirements as well as customs and currency regulations. The TIM booklet, which is issued on a monthly basis, offers a complete package for airline offices, travel agents, multinationals, tour operators and government agencies to help travellers save time and avoid fines and delays.

Published by IATA, TIM is a practical and handy manual containing up-to-date entry regulations for air travelers.

  • TIM is the world’ s leading source for information on air travel requirements — Reliable and comprehensive information for people serving the travel industry.
  • An extensive network of sources from the travel industry, immigration authorities and World Health Organization ensure reliability and continuity for this unique publication.

TIM lists information on subjects such as:

  • Passports: exemptions, validity, admission and transit restrictions and rules for minors, crew and the military.
  • Visas: exemptions, issue, re-entry permits, transit without visa, merchant seamen requirements.
  • Health Information: required vaccinations, malaria and yellow fever risk areas, HIV/AIDS and other diseases, World Health Organization recommendations, and useful information regarding passengers health care.
  • Airport Tax: amount, place of payment and possible exemptions for departure tax.
  • Customs and Currency: Import and Export regulations, pets, wild flora and fauna.
  • Duty-free allowances, baggage clearance.