“We wish to supply prospects larger flexibility with their vacation bookings and simplify the method of requesting a refund.
“Because of this we’ve developed a brand new system to assist prospects with money refund requests and have up to date our modification insurance policies.
“We recognise the state of affairs round journey this summer season stays unclear and there’s nonetheless numerous uncertainty round once we will all be capable of journey once more, and a few prospects might not want to pay a remaining steadiness with so many unknowns.
“We’re subsequently permitting TUI prospects with holidays earlier than the top of August the chance to amend their vacation without spending a dime so that they don’t need to pay till nearer to their new departure date.
“Prospects with a cancelled vacation will now be capable of amend their vacation on-line and make the most of the 20 p.c reserving incentive, or they will preserve their refund credit score and reserving incentive for a later date once they know when and the place they want to journey.
“And for these prospects that would like a money refund, they will now apply through a web based type as an alternative of calling our contact centre.
“Not solely will this save our prospects time, however it’s going to additionally ease the strain on our hard-working customer support employees who’ve been coping with practically a million calls day by day while working from dwelling, in contrast with 45,000 a day throughout common occasions.
“We’re additionally continually rising our digital homeworking staff while shops stay closed, so retail prospects can communicate with advisors about present and future bookings.