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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Learn what to do if you're worried about the welfare of an Australian overseas. See advice and information about missing persons.
Death overseas is always a possibility. Even for people who are fit and healthy. Sometimes, things just go wrong.
When death happens overseas it can be difficult. During this time, consular staff will do what we can to assist you. However, there are limits to our help.
Find out what to do if you're travelling overseas and there's been an earthquake nearby. Learn how and where to get help.
This brochure is designed to provide information to help you understand what consular staff in Australia and overseas can do to assist during this difficult time.
Read our general advice for Australians planning to travel overseas with medications or medical equipment.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.