Mississauga, ONT. – After being charged by the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO), Mr. Derrell Caprietta was convicted on one count of operating as a Travel Agent without registration contrary to S 4(1)(a) and S 31(1)(c) of the Travel Industry Act, 2002.

Mr. Caprietta was ordered to pay a total fine of $3,750 including surcharges, sentenced to a one-year probation order and ordered to pay $3,025 restitution to a consumer. 

Formed in 1997, TICO is a not-for-profit corporation wholly financed by Ontario-registered travel agents and wholesalers.  It administers the Travel Industry Act, 2002 and the Ontario Travel Industry Compensation Fund.  TICO may be contacted at (905) 624-6241 or 1-888-451-TICO.  Visit TICO’s website at www.tico.ca or email TICO at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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