Our Tourism Partners
Division of Tourism, Culture & Transportation
The parent organization of the TTAL, the Division of Tourism, Culture and Transportation (DOTCT) is an arm of the Tobago House of Assembly, the island’s local government. The role of the DOTCT is a critical one to Tobago’s tourism development, as the governmental organization is responsible for: Leadership and coordination Policy and planning Community relations Public education and awareness Research
The Division is led by the Secretary with responsibility for Tourism, Culture and Transportation, Chief Secretary Ancil Dennis.
Tobago Festivals Commission
Established in May 2010 with the mandate to provide managerial support and strategic direction for cultural expositions and festivals in Tobago, the appointment of a new Board of Commissioners for the Tobago Festivals Commission in January 2017 signalled a fresh start for events and festivals in Tobago.
Events under the Tobago Festival Commission's purview include, Tobago Carnival, Tobago Heritage Festival, Tobago Jazz Experience, Tobago Dragon Boat Festival, Tobago Blue Food Festival, and CARIFESTA (Caribbean Festival of Arts).