Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
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Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
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.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.
Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.
No matter who you are, where you're going and what you're doing, get travel insurance. Learn how to choose a policy that's right for you.
The Australian Government delivers passport services for Australians through the Australian Passport Office. Read more about passports in Australia and overseas.
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