Translations of the GSTC Criteria

The GSTC Industry Criteria and the GSTC Destination Criteria have been translated into several languages and are available to the public for awareness purposes.

Any formal use of the Criteria must be verified in English and based on the English originals.

GSTC-D v2 refers to GSTC Criteria for Destinations version 2 (2019)

GSTC-I refers to GSTC Criteria for Tourism Industry – Hotels & Tour Operators version 3 (2016)
GSTC-I (w/H indicators) refers to GSTC Industry Criteria with Hotels Performance Indicators
GSTC-I (w/TO indicators) refers to GSTC Industry Criteria with Tour Operators Performance Indicators

While earlier versions of the Criteria can be used for awareness and training, only the current versions can be applied to certification, awards, and measurement activities and programmes.

Old Criteria:
GSTC-H&TOv1 refers to GSTC Criteria for Hotels & Tour Operators version 1 (2008)
GSTC-H&TOv2 refers to GSTC Criteria for Hotels & Tour Operators version 2 (2012)
GSTC-D refers to GSTC Criteria for Destinations version 1 (2013)

Destination Criteria: GSTC-D

Industry Criteria: GSTC-I

Destination Criteria: GSTC-D

Industry Criteria: GSTC-H&TOv2

 

Industry Criteria: GSTC-I (w/H indicators)GSTC-I (w/TO indicators)

Destination Criteria: GSTC-D v2