Cancelling a holiday

What are my rights?

I am entitled to a full refund of my booking if a Canadian government travel advisory says it is unsafe to travel to that location.
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Your rights to cancel a holiday (or part of a holiday like a flight or a hotel booking) usually depend on the terms of your booking and your reason for wanting to cancel.

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in August 2019
  • Time to read: 7 minutes

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