At any time there’s around one million Australians living and working overseas. Properly preparing for a long stint will make the transition less stressful.
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Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
Volunteering overseas can be a rewarding experience. Read our advice on how to prepare before you go, and stay safe and healthy while you're away.
If you're travelling overseas for (or during) a major cultural, sporting or religious event, you may need to take extra precautions.
Australians love sport and adventure, both locally and overseas. Make sure you’re informed and prepared before you go.
This page will help you understand the risks and take appropriate precautions before you head out on the water.
The Australian Government can provide some notarial services. The services we provide depends if requested in Australia or overseas. We charge fees for our service.
Many Australians adopt children from other countries. There are legal implications surrounding overseas adoptions both in Australia and in the child's country.