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Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
Sexual assault and harassment can happen anywhere to anyone. Read this page to learn more about preventing sexual assault when travelling.
Never buy, use or travel with illegal drugs when overseas.
Information on biosecurity processes and border controls that follow your arrival in Australia.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.
Many Australians hold two or more nationalities. If you're travelling to the country of your other nationality, find out how your citizenship can impact you.
Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.