About Us

Delivering Success

The Hotel Association of Canada is the leading voice of the Canadian Hotel & Lodging industry, bringing legislative solutions to industry challenges.  We deliver targeted advocacy for fair rules for the sharing economy, to address Canada’s hotel labour shortage, and for sustainability solutions for the hotel industry across Canada.

Your

This is

Industry.

$21.9 billion generated
in revenue
Generated “value-added”
of $20.3 billion
Generated revenues estimated at $9.5 billion for all three levels of government

Advocating for You

The Hotel Association of Canada is an association intended for all hotels, motels, and resorts in Canada.

Membership & Advocacy

Representing You

The Hotel Association of Canada is an association intended for all hotels, motels, and resorts in Canada.  Our commitment as the leading voice of Canada’s hotel and lodging industry is to advocate for fair rules for the sharing economy and to address the labour shortage on behalf of our membership.

Your

We are

Voice.

8,289
Establishments Across Canada
460,688
Hotel Rooms Across Canada
309,800

People Employed

Directly Or Indirectly On Full-Time Or Part-Time Basis
10.6

Billion Dollars

Total Salary And Wages In The Sector

Canada’s Hotel Sector
Deserves Tax Fairness

Make your voice heard and contact your candidates in the 2019 election.
Tell your Member of Parliament it’s time to level the playing field.

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           RECENT NEWS

  • Top 5: November 2019 

    Toronto’s Short-Term Rental Rules Upheld By Ontario Tribunal Following a lengthy legal process, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) has ruled in favour of the City of Toronto’s Short-Term Rental Regulations. This is a significant and precedent-setting win for the hotel industry. ACCESS → Susie......

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  • Cabinet Announcement

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has unveiled the roster of ministers he’s selected to comprise cabinet in his minority government. On HAC’s key issues – fair rules for the short-term rental industry and support for labour shortages – we will be working with the Minister of......

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  • Toronto’s Short-Term Rental Rules Upheld by Ontario Tribunal

    Joint Statement from the Hotel Association of Canada, the Ontario Restaurant,  Hotel & Motel Association and the Greater Toronto Hotel Association:   Following a lengthy legal process, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) has ruled in favour of the City of Toronto’s Short-Term Rental Regulations. This is......

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