Travel Advisories

Travel Advisories, Travel Warnings and Travel Notifications

  • Ecuador
    on 06/19/2018 at 05:41

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The overall level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Ecuador. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Iran
    on 06/19/2018 at 05:41

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Iran overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Mauritius
    on 06/19/2018 at 03:45

    This travel advice has been reviewed . The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Mauritius. […]

  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
    on 06/18/2018 at 05:51

    Do not travel to Virunga National Park in Nord-Kivu. Due to security concerns, the park will be closed to visitors until at least 2019. The level of our advice has not changed. Reconsider your need to travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of […]

  • Turkey
    on 06/15/2018 at 10:43

    On 24 June 2018, Presidential and Parliamentary elections will be held in Turkey. Campaign rallies and demonstrations are expected and political tensions will be heightened in the period surrounding the elections. Avoid large gatherings, protests and demonstrations as they can quickly […]

  • Papua New Guinea
    on 06/15/2018 at 09:08

    On 15 June 2018, PNG authorities declared a State of Emergency in Mendi, Southern Highlands Province, following civil unrest and violence. Authorities have deployed additional security resources to Mendi.  Anticipate disruptions to normal commercial services, including aviation, in […]

  • Niger
    on 06/15/2018 at 07:12

    We continue to receive information indicating terrorists are planning attacks targeting Westerners in Niger, including possibly in the capital, Niamey. Terrorist groups in the region have focused attack plans on hotels, cafes and restaurants visited by foreigners. The level of our advice […]

  • India
    on 06/14/2018 at 06:54

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in India overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Switzerland
    on 06/14/2018 at 06:03

    This travel advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Switzerland. […]

  • Caribbean hurricane season
    on 06/13/2018 at 03:46

    Hurricane season in the Caribbean is usually between June and November. During this period, even small tropical storms can develop into major hurricanes, which may lead to landslides, mudslides, and flash flooding. The direction and strength of hurricanes can change with little warning […]

  • Vietnam
    on 06/12/2018 at 04:57

    This travel advice contains updated information on entry and exit. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Vietnam. […]

  • Mozambique
    on 06/09/2018 at 11:00

    We now advise you to reconsider your need to travel to Cabo Delgado Province. On 8 June 2018 the US Government warned its citizens of possible imminent attacks on government and commercial centres in the district headquarters of Palma, Cabo Delgado Province. Take particular care around […]

  • Indonesia
    on 06/08/2018 at 06:56

    Terrorists attacked several churches and police stations in Surabaya and Pekanbaru in May 2018. We continue to receive information that indicates that terrorists may be planning attacks in Indonesia. Pay close attention to your personal security at all times. Monitor media for the latest […]

  • Federated States of Micronesia
    on 06/08/2018 at 06:34

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). […]

  • Cameroon
    on 06/07/2018 at 07:28

    The level of our advice has changed. Do not to travel to the Northwest and Southwest states, due to ongoing tensions, threat of localised violence and kidnapping. Exercise a high degree of caution in Cameroon overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Zimbabwe
    on 06/06/2018 at 06:42

    General elections will take place on 30 July 2018. Demonstrations may occur in different parts of the country, and instances of conflict cannot be ruled out in the lead up to, during and soon after the election. Be alert at all times, avoid political rallies and demonstrations, and […]

  • Lebanon
    on 06/06/2018 at 06:20

    We now advise you to exercise a high degree of caution in Lebanon, due to the unpredictable security situation, the threat of terrorist attack and ongoing political and sectarian tensions. Higher levels apply in some parts of Lebanon. […]

  • Botswana
    on 06/06/2018 at 06:09

    If you’re entering Botswana from Ebola affected countries, you’ll be subject to Ebola screening and may be denied entry or quarantined on arrival (See Entry and exit). The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in […]

  • Malta
    on 06/06/2018 at 01:26

    This advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Malta. […]

  • 2018 FIFA World Cup
    on 06/05/2018 at 04:07

    The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018. There are 11 host cities throughout Russia. Plan your travel and accommodation before you travel. We've included more information on Fan IDs and entry requirements. &nbs […]

  • Ethiopia
    on 06/05/2018 at 03:50

    ​To prevent the spread of Ebola Virus into Ethiopia, authorities have introduced additional health screening for international travellers at all points of entry into Ethiopia. Travellers who register a high temperature may be quarantined (see Entry and exit). The level of our advice […]

  • Israel, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank
    on 06/04/2018 at 04:41

    This travel advice contains updated information on rocket and mortar fire from the Gaza Strip into Israel. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution overall. Higher levels apply in some areas. […]

  • Guatemala
    on 06/04/2018 at 02:45

    On 3 June 2018, Volcan de Fuego erupted. Guatemala City's international airport (La Aurora) shut down due to falling ash. Monitor local news. Check with your airline or tour operator before travelling to the airport. The level of the advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of […]

  • Bhutan
    on 06/04/2018 at 00:57

    This travel advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Bhutan. […]

  • Nicaragua
    on 05/31/2018 at 07:17

    Violent protests are ongoing in various parts of Nicaragua, including Managua and Leon, and have resulted in a number of deaths and injuries. The protests commenced on 18 April 2018 and may continue for some days in various areas, including near universities. Avoid all demonstrations as […]

  • Djibouti
    on 05/29/2018 at 06:06

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Djibouti. Higher levels apply in some areas. […]

  • South Africa
    on 05/25/2018 at 02:09

    The South African Civil Aviation Authority grounded SA Express Airlines on 24 May 2018 due to safety concerns. Contact the airline or your travel agent directly for flight options. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in South Africa. […]

  • Iraq
    on 05/23/2018 at 07:07

    This advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Do not travel to Iraq, including the Kurdish region. If you choose to visit, in spite of our strong advice, ensure you take appropriate security precautions and obtain a valid Iraqi visa, even if you are only […]

  • Senegal
    on 05/23/2018 at 06:06

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Senegal overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Uganda
    on 05/23/2018 at 04:16

    This travel advice has been reviewed. We now advise you to reconsider your need to travel to the Karamoja region because of the risk of banditry and inter-tribal clashes. We have not changed the overall level for Uganda. Exercise a high degree of caution. Higher levels apply in some […]

  • Sierra Leone
    on 05/22/2018 at 06:25

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Sierra Leone. […]

  • Malawi
    on 05/22/2018 at 06:14

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Malawi. Higher levels apply in in the Mulanje district. […]

  • Benin
    on 05/21/2018 at 05:56

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Benin. […]

  • Bahrain
    on 05/21/2018 at 01:57

    This advice has been reviewed. We now advise you to exercise a high degree of caution in Bahrain due to the threat of terrorist attack and civil disturbance.&nbs […]

  • Colombia
    on 05/18/2018 at 06:59

    ​A second round of presidential elections are scheduled for 17 June 2018. Avoid all demonstrations, protests and large public gatherings, including political rallies and election-related events, because of their potential to turn violent. The level of our advice has not […]

  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
    on 05/18/2018 at 02:52

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. […]

  • Angola
    on 05/17/2018 at 23:21

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Angola. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]

  • Namibia
    on 05/16/2018 at 02:42

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Namibia. […]

  • Timor-Leste
    on 05/16/2018 at 01:34

    This travel advice has been reviewed. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Timor-Lest […]

  • Armenia
    on 05/15/2018 at 07:10

    The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise normal safety precautions in Armenia. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. […]