Assault and violence can happen to anyone, anywhere. Read this page for advice on what to do immediately after an assault while travelling.
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Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.
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The Australian Government delivers passport services for Australians through the Australian Passport Office. Read more about passports in Australia and overseas.
We deliver a range of consular services for Australians overseas. These include travel advice, notarial services, passports, consular support and crisis response.
Most Australians have a great time overseas, however, sometimes things don't go as planned. See our page for general advice when things go wrong overseas.
This page provides an overview of where to get help before and during your travels. Our assistance will depend on the circumstances and availability of consular resources.