Blog Category Travel Alerts August 12, 2019 By

Hong Kong Airport Flight Cancellations

Please see below the latest update from our underwriters TIF in regards to Flight Cancellations at Hong Kong Airport.

Following the news that Hong Kong Airport has cancelled all flights today (Monday 12th August 2019) due to protests, we here at tifgroup would like to clarify our position.


Our policies do not cover hostilities, civil war, rebellion or revolution which started or that had been announced before the date of your departure. We would refer clients to the airlines or their tour operator for compensation where “the other party to the contract will give prompt assistance to a consumer in difficulty”, as per the package travel regulations found here The Package Travel Compensation

Extension of your Travel Insurance

Cover will be extended in the event of a delay or failure of public transport services during your trip which result in you being unable to complete your trip before your travel policy expires.

In the event that you have specific questions not answered by this directive, please feel free to email us on and we will endeavour to offer an answer.