Travel aware

It’s essential to prepare for safe and healthy travel abroad. Ensure you visit the government’s Travel Aware website if you are considering a holiday, which includes advice on travel insurance, foreign travel, up-to- date safety advice for countries around the world and a handy checklist before you travel.

The Travel Aware website includes:

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Sign up for travel alerts

You can sign up to the Foreign Office’s email alerts or follow the FCDO on Twitter at @fcdotravelgovuk. These alerts will notify you of health or safety issues around the world, deemed important by the FCDO and the emergency services.

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Need help abroad?

Contact a British embassy or consulate if you are abroad and need help in an emergency, for example if you’ve lost your passport, been arrested or involved in an accident.

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