844. Supply of ATOL certificate to consumers.

Any person (other than the operator1 of the relevant aircraft or an airline ticket agent2) who makes available flight accommodation3 to a consumer4:

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    (1)     on its own5,

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    (2)     as a component of a package6, or

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    (3)     as a component of a Flight-Plus7,

must supply an ATOL Certificate8 to the consumer by the specified method9 when the person:

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    (a)     accepts a first payment, whether in part or in full, for flight accommodation10;

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    (b)     makes a booking for the flight accommodation requested by the consumer where payment for such flight accommodation is made by the consumer to the aircraft operator or another